|Born||March 19, 1983|
|Instruments||Bass guitar, keyboards, guitar, vocals|
|Associated acts||A Perfect Circle, Thirty Seconds to Mars, Ashes Divide, Puscifer, Eagles of Death Metal, Poppy, The Beta Machine|
Matt McJunkins is an American musician best known for touring and recording with the American rock band A Perfect Circle.
He is a former touring bassist for Eagles of Death Metal.
He is one of the founding members of The Beta Machine, a rock band formed with Jeff Friedl.
Life and career
After high school, McJunkins moved to Los Angeles to pursue a music career.
He attended the Musicians Institute and honed in on his craft while writing music and playing in several rock bands.
The band toured extensively in support of their debut album Keep Telling Myself It's Alright (2008), opening concerts for Seether, Stone Temple Pilots, and Filter, and also performed at the Projekt Revolution festival.
In September 2010, A Perfect Circle announced that they would reform and McJunkins was asked to join on bass alongside co-founders Billy Howerdel and Maynard James Keenan with Jeff Friedl and James Iha.
In the following years, McJunkins formed The Beta Machine with Jeff Friedl and toured with Thirty Seconds to Mars in 2011.
- "C" is for (Please Insert Sophomoric Genitalia Reference HERE) (2009)
- Conditions of My Parole (2011)
- Donkey Punch the Night (2013)
- Money Shot (2015)
Credits to the contents of this page go to the authors of the corresponding Wikipedia page: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Matt McJunkins.