Hiro Yamamoto

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Birthday
13, 1961
Birthplace
Seattle, WA
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
13, 1961 (age 57)
Birthplace
Seattle, WA

About

Seattle-born grunge bassist who was one of the founders of Soundgarden. After leaving the band in the early 1990s, he formed a music group called Truly.

Before Fame

His first Soundgarden EP, Screaming Life, was released in October of 1987.

Trivia

A songwriter as well as a bass player, he composed such Soundgarden songs as "All Your Lies," "Nazi Driver," and "Heretic."

Family Life

He grew up in Seattle, Washington.

Associated With

He and singer Chris Cornell were both founding members of Soundgarden.