Rock 'n' roll musician who was the lead guitarist, songwriter, and a founder of the rock band The Guess Who.
He was with an outfit called Chad Allan And The Silvertones, which played American top forty hits.
His parents are of Ukranian and German descent.
He married Denise McCann in 1982. His son Tal Bachman became a singer.
He and Burton Cummings were in The Guess Who.