Mike Watt (bassist of Minutemen, fIREHOSE, etc.)
Born: Michael David Watt
Michael David "Mike" Watt (born December 20, 1957) is an American bassist, singer and songwriter.
He is best known for co-founding the rock bands Minutemen, Dos, and Firehose; as of 2003, he is also the bassist for the reunited Stooges and a member of the art rock/jazz/punk/improv group Banyan as well as many other post-Minutemen projects.
CMJ New Music called Watt a "seminal post-punk bass player." In November 2008, Watt received the Bass Player Magazine lifetime achievement award, presented by Flea.Continue reading at Wikipedia... Wikipedia content provided under the terms of the Creative Commons BY-SA license