Former drummer with the heavy metal band Megadeth, as well as other groups including SIN 34 and OHM. He tragically passed away after collapsing on stage during an OHM show.
He started playing the drums when he was two years old. His first gig was with Rhoads when he was eighteen years old.
He performed with John Fogerty.
He was raised in Munich, Germany. He had a son named Nicholas.
He was influenced by Buddy Rich.