Akane was born December 14th in Hyōgo Prefecture which is [i]a prefecture of Japan located in the Kansai region on Honshu Island. The capital is Kobe. Hyōgo has coastlines on two seas: to the north, the Sea of Japan, to the south, the Seto Inland Sea. Most of Hyōgo's population lives on the southern coast, which is part of the Osaka-Kobe-Kyoto metropolitan area. Summertime weather throughout Hyōgo is hot and humid. As for winter conditions in Hyōgo, the north of Hyōgo tends to receive abundant snow, whilst the south receives only the occasional flurry.
Akane has a long musical history, playing several different instruments. [ii]She has played the piano for 4 years, the trombone for 5 years and the drums for 6 years. Akane is the leader of BAND-MAID, as leader she is in charge of [iii]scheduling and organizing rehearsals and performances. According to the girls Akane is the mood maker, BAND-MAID loves to have fun. Aside from BAND-MAID Akane along with Kanami are also members of the band もちとちーず (Mochi to Chizu or Rice Cakes and Cheese). When Akane isn’t beating out the rhythm with either of her two bands she can sometimes be found as Guest DJ at various events around Tokyo and Japan. Her nickname since she was in school has been Achi or DJ Achi. Akane is also a talented cake maker and often makes Birthday cakes with requested handmade decorations for her friends and fellow band members. In BAND-MAID she is easily recognized by the stylish tiny hats she wears during performances.
Akane has a cat named Kururu.