tetsu is the bassist and leader of L'Arc~en~Ciel. Like the other members, he has his own solo project, TETSU69. In late 2006 he changed his solo name to simply tetsu. He writes his own songs and also plays bass and guitar. His first single as tetsu, "Can't stop believing", released March 14th 2007 and also included "REVERSE DISCO TWINS REMIX". -2-
Tetsu Takano is most well-known as the first vocalist for the Japanese visual kei band, MALICE MIZER. He was in Zigzo between 1999 and 2002 and is currently working on solo projects and his band nil.