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Martin Atkins

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Date of Birth August 3, 1959
Age 62 years, 10 months, 11 days
Place of Birth Coventry
Country England
Profession Drummer
Horoscope Capricorn

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Martin Atkins net worth, birthday, age, height, weight, wiki, fact 2020-21! In this article, we will discover how old is Martin Atkins? Who is Martin Atkins dating now & how much money does Martin Atkins have?

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Martin Atkins Biography

Martin Atkins is a famous Drummer, who was born on August 3, 1959 in England. Martin Clive Atkins (born 3 August 1959) is an English drummer and session musician, best known for his work in post-punk and industrial groups including Public Image Ltd, Ministry, Nine Inch Nails, Pigface, and Killing Joke. He also works as a consultant, has written books, and is the music business program coordinator at Millikin University in Decatur, IL. Atkins is an honorary board member of the Chicago-based nonprofit organisation Rock For Kids. According to Astrologers, Martin Atkins's zodiac sign is Capricorn.

Atkins formed his industrial supergroup, Pigface, during a Ministry tour in 1989–1990. After joining Killing Joke for their 1990 recording, Extremities, Dirt and Various Repressed Emotions, he went on to form Murder, Inc., a new band featuring Geordie Walker and Paul Raven from Killing Joke, and Chris Connelly, in 1992. During this time, he played with the Revolting Cocks and is credited alongside Chris Vrenna in Nine Inch Nails for performing extra drums on “Wish” and “Gave Up,” tracks two and six of the Broken EP (as well as the aforementioned “Head Like A Hole”).

Atkins rejoined Public Image Ltd in 1981 to contribute to The Flowers of Romance and, later, produced and co-wrote the album This Is What You Want… This Is What You Get. Atkins eventually left PiL for the last time in 1985.

Between 2000 and 2002 he released four albums as Opium Jukebox featuring instrumental cover tunes done in a Bhangra style.

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In October 2006, Atkins visited Beijing to discover the emerging Chinese music scene. During his stay, Atkins recorded and signed a handful of Chinese bands to Invisible Records and recorded material for a new Pigface album.

Martin Atkins Net Worth

Martin is one of the richest Drummer & listed on most popular Drummer. According to our analysis, Wikipedia, Forbes & Business Insider, Martin Atkins net worth is approximately $1.5 Million.

Martin Atkins Net Worth & Salary
Net Worth$1.5 Million
SalaryUnder Review
Source of IncomeDrummer
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HouseLiving in own house.

Atkins’ first major exposure as a drummer was with John Lydon’s post-Sex Pistols band, Public Image Ltd. He joined in 1979, just in time to contribute to the song “Bad Baby” on the album Metal Box. Atkins’ first live show with PiL was recorded and released as a live album Paris au Printemps and his first year with the band included appearances on The John Peel Sessions for the BBC, American Bandstand and the BBC’s live Old Grey Whistle Test.

In October 2006, Atkins visited Beijing to discover the emerging Chinese music scene. During his stay, Atkins recorded and signed a handful of Chinese bands to Invisible Records and recorded material for a new Pigface album.

Starting in 2015, Atkins has written and performed several podcast stories for The Martin Atkins Minute, included with the NPR All Songs Considered podcast.

Martin Atkins Height

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In 1980, Atkins left Public Image Ltd to concentrate on his band Brian Brain with Pete Jones (who also played with Public Image Ltd in 1982 and 1983) on bass (in 1983 replaced by original Go-Gos’ bassist Margot Olavarria) and Bobby Surgeoner on guitar (later replaced by Olavarria’s husband, Geoff Smyth). Brian Brain released six singles and one LP (Unexpected Noises) on Secret Records, and continued to release singles and LPs on Atkins’ own Plaid Records throughout the 1980s. The band had a minor indie chart hit in 1980 with “They’ve Got Me in the Bottle” (#39), and club hits with the singles “Jive Jive” (1981) and “Funky Zoo” (1982).

In 2018 Martin released Band:Smart the follow up to his Tour:Smart book. This book covers record labels, book agents, crafting a stage show, band names, social media and lots more.

Who is Martin Atkins dating?

According to our records, Martin Atkins is possibily single & has not been previously engaged. As of December 2021, Martin Atkins’s is not dating anyone.

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Martin Ranked on the list of most popular Drummer. Also ranked in the elit list of famous celebrity born in England. Martin Atkins celebrates birthday on August 3 of every year.

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