Crush 40

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Crush 40
Background information
Also known asSons Of Angels
OriginJapan and United States
GenresHard rock, Alternative metal, Heavy metal, Alternative rock, Electronic rock
Years active1997–present
LabelsVictor Entertainment, Frontiers Records, Wave Master Entertainment
Associated actsAnthem, Axel Rudi Pell, Hardline, Jun Senoue, Loudness Alex Makhlouf Jean Paul Makhlouf
Jun Senoue (1998-present)
Johnny Gioeli (1998-present)
Takeshi Taneda (2001-present)
Act. (2019-present)
Past members
Naoto Shibata (1998-2001)
Hirotsugu Homma (1998-2001)
Katsuji (2001-2005)
Mark Schulman (2003)
Toru Kawamura (2005-2019)

Crush 40, formerly known as Sons of Angels, is a Japanese-American hard rock band formed in 1998. The primary lineup from 1998 to 2009 consisted of guitarist Jun Senoue and vocalist Johnny Gioeli. They became known for game soundtracks for Wave Master Entertainment, including the Sonic the Hedgehog series.