Jon Schwartz

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Birthday
18, 1956
Birthplace
Illinois
Birth Sign
Leo
Birthday
18, 1956 (age 62)
Birthplace
Illinois

About

Drummer known for being the longtime collaborator of legendary musical parody artist Weird Al Yankovic. He has drummed for Yankovic on every tour since 1981.

Before Fame

He began playing drums in 1965 and first met Weird Al at The Dr. Demento Show in Los Angeles in 1980.

Trivia

He won a Grammy for Best Comedy Album for his work on the 2003 album "Poodle Hat."

Family Life

He married a woman named Leslie. His brother is famed producer and guitarist Richard Bennett.

Associated With

Through his drumming, he has helped Weird Al Yankovic become one of the most celebrated comedy musicians of all time.