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Brandon Barnes

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Birthday
10, 1972
Birthplace
Colorado
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthday
10, 1972 (age 50)
Birthplace
Colorado

About

Musician and producer best known as the drummer for punk rock band Rise Against, the group known for songs including "Satellite" and "Savior."

Before Fame

He briefly played with Pinhead Circus and can be heard on their second album, 1999's Everything Else Is Just a Far Gone Conclusion. 

Trivia

He is a strict vegetarian and PETA supporter. He studied music in college and played drums in the University of Colorado music program, and it was here that he realized his dreams of making music. He is an avid Denver Broncos fan.

Family Life

His first drum set was given to him when he was only nine by his grandfather, a Chicago jazz musician. He and his wife Tara have a son and a daughter.

Associated With

He was influenced by Dave Lombardo.