Facts of Buckethead Networth
|Full Name||Brian Patrick Carroll|
|Birth Name||Brian Patrick Carroll|
|Birth City||Pomona, California|
|Father Name||Tom Carroll|
|Father Profession||Athletic Director|
|Mother Name||Nancy Carroll|
|Date of Birth||May 13,1969|
Who Is Buckethead & What Is His Net Worth?
Buckethead is an American multi-instrumentalist musician who has a net worth of $8 million as of 2019. He is popular for his innovative ways of playing guitar and his distinctive personality of wearing the KFC bucket on his head.
His music style involved several genres like progressive metal, Funk, Blues, ambient, bluegrass, and avant-garde music. Besides, Buckethead earned his massive public image from his collaboration with one of the greatest hard rock band, Guns N' Roses.
Throughout his career, he has released 32 solo albums, 275 albums in the Pikes Series, and 307 albums/songs overall.
Details on his Net Worth, Income Sources, and Earnings
According to Celebrity Net Worth, Buckhead is estimated to own a wealth of around $8 million as of August 2019. His primary source of income is his career as a professional guitarist as well as his contracts and tours.
In the United States, musician earn in the range of $15 to $33 per hour that earns them $19k to $88k per year.
Short Career Highlights: Songs and Success
Buckethead learned playing guitar at a young age of 12 from an eldely man who lived down the road. Following his leave from the band Class-X, he sent a song called Brazos in a Guitar Player magazine contest which grabbed him the magazine editor Jas Obrecht attention. The two became good friends and started working together.
While working with Obrcht, he learned hugely from Luke Sacco. He garnered public attention after the release of his first two demo tapes titled Giant Robot and Bucketheadland Blueprints on John Zorn's Japanese Avant record label.
Did You Know? Buckethead auditioned for the Red Hot Chilli Peppers but was not selected.
He released his solo album 'The Day of the Robot' in 1996. He also contributed in several movies' soundtrack including Mortal Kombat and Johnny Mnemonic. Since then, he has released several hit albums like The Day of the Robot and Colma.
In 1999, Buckethead released his fifth album Monsters and Robots which eventually became his best-selling album of his career.
Here is a list of a few of his albums and release date:
|2001||Somewhere Over the Slaughterhouse|
|2004||The Cuckoo Clocks of Hell|
|2006||Crime Slunk Scene|
|2017||Bucketheadland 5-13 10 31|
Collaboration with Guns N' Roses
Buckethead became the member of the hard rock band Guns N' Roses from 2000 to 2004 as the lead guitarist for the band replacing Robin Finck who had replaced Slash in
While in band, he recorded the delayed album Chinese Democracy alongside Axl Rose, and Dizzy Reed, Richard Fortus.
Moreover, Bucekthead has released two new tracks to honor the 24th birthday of basketball player LeBron James.
Likewise, one of his tracks The Homing Beacon was a tribute to Michael Jackson, while 'Happy Birthday MJ 23' was in the honor of Michael Jordan on his 53rd birthday.
Where does Buckethead live? Assets, House, Endorsements, and Lifestyle
The talented guitarist has not revealed his locations and details on house and cars but we can surely say that he owns a thousand or even a million dollar mansion.
The median house price in the United States starts from $266,800 which can vary from locations as per Zillow.
Talking about his assets, he owns some eye-catching guitar collections. Here is a list of a few of them:
- Gibson Buckethead Signature Les Paul which can cost around $4,600 to $4,800
- Jackson Buckethead Signature Roundhorn V
- Gibson SST- $1,000
- Gibson 1969 Les Paul Custom
- Custom built Jackson Doubleneck
- Heartfield Talon II
- Steinberger GS
- Ibanez RRocket Roll II
Similarly, here is a list of Amplifiers used by our very own skilled Buckethead:
- Mesa Boogie Triple Rectifier- $2,449
- Mesa Stiletto Trident head- $1000 to $900
- ENGL Powerball head- $2,299
- Marshall JVM410H head- $2,599 to $2,499
- Peavey 5150 head- $999
- EVH 5150 III 50 watt head-$1,099
- Rockman XP-100
Buckethead's Personal Life- Age Height, Family, and Relationship
Buckethead was born Brian Patrick Carroll on 13th May 1969, in Pomona, California, to father Tom Carroll, and mother Nancy Carroll. He grew-up alongside his siblings: Lynn, Lisa, Lori, and John. Brian holds American nationality, whereas, his ethnic background is unknown.
He is 50 years old as of 2019. He is 6 feet 4 inches (198 cm) tall in height.
Talking about his relationship status, Buckethead has been an introvert who is fully focused on his career. He has not mentioned his relationship status to the public to date.