Berton Averre

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Birthday
13, 1953
Birthplace
California
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
13, 1953 (age 64)
Birthplace
California

About

Guitarist known for his work with The Knack, a 1980s pop group best remembered for its chart-topping hit "My Sharona." He also performed with such bands and musicians as The Cowsills and Robby Krieger.

Before Fame

The Knack's lead singer, Doug Fieger, invited Averre to play with the band.

Trivia

In 1979, The Knack's famous song, "My Sharona," was featured on the soundtrack of Reality Bites.

Family Life

He grew up near Los Angeles, California.

Associated With

He once toured with singer Bette Midler.