Wild Mick Brown is a famous musician who has been a drummer for various bands such as Dokken, Ted Nugent, Lynch Mob, and Xciter. He is also well known for being the co-founder of the heavy metal band ‘Dokken’.
How old is Wild Mick Brown? His Age, Parents, Education, & Other Details
Wild Mick Brown, originally known as Michael J. Brown was born on September 8, 1956, in San Mateo County, California, USA. He is 67 years old. He grew up in Los Angeles and the identities of his parents have not been revealed.
His educational background also has not been disclosed. But we do know that Brown had learned to play the drums at the tender age of eight and was part of a rock band when he was ten years old. He met his bandmates from Dokken while they all were studying in high school.
Wild Mick Brown Career
Wild Mick Brown started his career in music at the tender age of 10 as he joined a rock band named ‘The Grateful Dead’ back in his hometown Los Angeles.
Brown officially joined ‘The Boyz’ in 1975 as a drummer and stayed in the band until 1977. He then joined Xciter in 1977 and played the drums until 1981. Wild Mick then co-founded the band, Dokken and released the album named ‘One Live Night’ in 1995. He continued to play drums in Dokken for the longest time of his career.
Brown went on to work with Ted Nugent, Will Twork, who was a former Nugent lighting designer in 2003. Twork had previously worked with Brown on the first Lynch Mob tour, and on the Dokken “Reunion Tour” in Japan in 1995 and Twork was the one who recommended that Brown would be the perfect addition to Nugent’s band.
Brown is also the part of T&N band which had released a famous album entitled ‘Slave To The Empire’ and also the band features other band members from Dokken; George Lynch and Jeff Pilson. Wild Mick also had formed his own band named ‘The Bourbon Ballet’ which was responsible for playing Brown’s hit songs throughout his career.
Brown retired from the band Dokken in July of 2019 saying he was taking a break from touring and playing live.
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Wild Mick Brown’s Wife, Girlfriend, and Children Details
Wild Mick Brown has never been reported to be in a relationship or has been married. Brown has always been very private about his personal life and has not shared any details on it. Brown does not have any children.
Wild Mick Brown Net Worth
According to various online sources, the total net worth of Wild Mick Brown is estimated to be from USD $ 2 million to USD $ 18 million. His income directly comes from his long music career and his copyrights in his music.
Facts and Information
- Wild Mick Brown was tutored by Mickey Hart for his drum lesson.
- The Grateful Dead was the first band that Brown joined as a drummer.
- Glam Metal, Hard Rock, and Heavy metal music are the specialties of Wild Mick when it comes to music styles.
- Apart from playing drums and creating music, Brown spends his time playing various racing games.
- On July 8, 2012, Brown was arrested in Bangor, Maine, after reportedly stealing a golf cart and drunk driving it in a Bangor street after performing with Ted Nugent. He pleaded not guilty after his release so was bailed out for USD $ 4,000 and later the charge was dropped proving him Innocent.
Wild Mick Brown Wiki Facts
|Wild Mick Brown
|Michael J. Brown
|September 8, 1956
|67 years old
|San Mateo County, California, USA
|Body Measurement (Height)
|USD $ 2 million to USD $ 18 million
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