Janne Da Arc
|Janne Da Arc|
|Also known as||Janne, JDA|
|Genres||Alternative rock, pop rock, heavy metal|
|Years active||1996–2007 (on hiatus)|
|Labels||Cutting Edge, Motorod/Avex|
|Associated acts||Acid Black Cherry, Damijaw|
Janne Da Arc formed on May 9, 1996. Its members are vocalist Yasu, guitarist You, bassist Ka-Yu, keyboardist Kiyo and drummer Shuji. The origin of the band name is a character of Japanese comic, "Devilman".
Fans were called "Darcar" in the days of the early days. Now they are called "Janner".