ヤプーズ (Yapoos) is an experimental post-punk / synthpop band from Japan, formed by 戸川純 (Jun Togawa) in 1984.
Influenced by the ero guro movement, their lyrics deal with disturbing themes like murder, rape, stolen virginity and field of flowers. The band's name is taken from a book. Members:
Jun Togawa (the vocal) 1983-present
Toshiro Sensui (drum) 1983-1991
Nobuo Nakahara (bass, synthesizer)
Takao Higae (guitar and synthesizer) 1983-1989
Mitsuru Kotaki (synthesizer) 1985-1989
Yoichiro Yoshikawa (synthesizer) 1985-1991