Masanori Taki(瀧 正則,Taki Masanori?, born April 8, 1967), better known by his stage name Pierre Taki(ピエール瀧,Piēru Taki?), is the front man for Japanese synthpop group Denki Groove, which consists of himself and Takkyu Ishino. As of 2001 he was involved in an exhibit called Prince Tongha with Hideyuki Tanaka in New York City. He also frequently appears as an actor in film and on television.
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^Jerry Saltz. "Screen savers." The Village Voice [New York] 31 Jul 2001,56. Platinum Periodicals. ProQuest. Accessed 18 September 2007