Kira Roessler

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Birthday
12, 1962
Birthplace
Connecticut
Birth Sign
Gemini
Birthday
12, 1962 (age 57)
Birthplace
Connecticut

About

Bassist who played on five albums by the seminal California punk rock band Black Flag. Following the band's breakup, she joined former husband Mike Watt in the two-bass duo known as Dos.

Before Fame

She was born in New Haven, Connecticut and was playing with the band DC3 when she was invited to replace Chuck Dukowski as the bassist for Black Flag.

Trivia

She has recently become a respected dialogue editor for films and television, winning an Emmy for her work on the HBO miniseries John Adams.

Family Life

She was married to The Minutemen bassist Mike Watt from 1987 to 1994. Her brother is Paul Roessler, who played keyboards in punk rock bands like The Screamers and 45 Grave.

Associated With

She played with frontman Henry Rollins in Black Flag from 1983 to 1985.