Mike Patton

Funk metal, Musical Artist

1968 –

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Who is Mike Patton?

Michael Allan "Mike" Patton is an American singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, producer, and actor, best known as the lead singer of the alternative metal band Faith No More. He was also the founder and lead singer of experimental band Mr. Bungle, and has played with Tomahawk, Fantômas, Lovage, The Dillinger Escape Plan, and Peeping Tom.

Known for his eclectic influences and experimental projects, Patton has earned critical praise for his diverse array of vocal techniques. He has many producer or co-producer credits with artists such as John Zorn, Sepultura, Melvins, Melt-Banana, and Kool Keith. He co-founded Ipecac Recordings with Greg Werckman in 1999, and has run the label since.

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Born
Jan 27, 1968
Eureka
Also known as
  • Mr. 1000 Voices
Spouses
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Education
  • Humboldt State University

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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