- Category : Entertain-Music-Instrumentalist
- Type : GE
- Profile : 6/3 - Role Model / Martyr
- Definition : Split - Small (27,49,52)
- Incarnation Cross : LAX Education 2
American musician, base player for the Minutemen from 1979 until guitarist D. Boon's accidental death on December 23, 1985. He went on to play with Firehose for seven years. He has made occasional solo albums and played on countless tours with his own band and as a sideman, including the reformed lineup of the Stooges with Iggy Pop and the Asheton brothers.
In early 2000, he underwent surgery to remove an internal abscess in his perineum. On June 17, 2001 he was involved in a van accident at 5:50 PM in Falkenberg, Sweden, in which guitarist J. Mascis was injured.