Mike Watt
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"Michael David "Mike" Watt" is an American bassist, singer and songwriter.

He is best known for co-founding the rock bands Minutemen (band)/Minutemen, Dos (band)/Dos, and Firehose (band)/Firehose; , he is also the bassist for the reunited The Stooges/Stooges and a member of the art rock/jazz/Punk rock/punk/improvisation/improv group Banyan (band)/Banyan as well as many other post-Minutemen projects.

CMJ New Music called Watt a "seminal post-punk bass player." In November 2008, Watt received the Bass Player Magazine lifetime achievement award, presented by Flea (musician)/Flea.

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