Kobukuro (コブクロ) is a Japanese band, which formed in 1998 and made its major label debut in 2001. The name is a portmanteau of the two members' family names, Kentarō Kobuchi and Shunsuke Kuroda. Members * Kentarō Kobuchi (小渕健太郎, Kobuchi Kentarō?, b. March 13, 1977); guitar, vocals, various other instruments) * Shunsuke Kuroda (黒田俊介, Kuroda Shunsuke?, b. March 18, 1977); main vocals) The band's visual appearance is unusual; they have only two members, and Kuroda stands over 193cm (6'4") tall. Read more about Kobukuro on Last.fm.