Alan Merrill アラン・メリル in Tokyo 1973, then with the glam rock band Vodka Collins ウォッカコリンズ . Merrill, an American and New York born, wrote and sang the first glam rock recordings in Japanese (“Automatic Pilot” and “Sand Of Time” on the “Tokyo New York” LP) with lyrics by the band’s drummer Hiroshi Oguchi.
Strange Days magazine, interview with Vodka Collins lead singer and songwriter Alan Merrill, by Junichi Yamada. In Japanese. Includes Vodka Collins discography and reviews. Strange Days, October 2004. Issue # 61.