Josh Freese

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Josh Freese
Josh Freese Weezer tour.jpg
Background information
Birth name Josh Freese
Born December 25, 1972 (age 46)
Orlando, Flordia U.S.
Origin Southern California
Occupation(s) Studio Drummer
Years active 1988–present
Instrument(s) Drums, vocals, guitars, bass, synths
Website www.joshfreese.com
Associated acts
Weezer
A Perfect Circle
Devo

Josh Freese (born December 25, 1972 in Orlando, Florida) is a drummer, solo artist, and multi-instrumentalist who is currently touring with Weezer. He played drums on several Raditude tracks, including "I'm Your Daddy", "The Girl Got Hot," "Put Me Back Together," and "Let It All Hang Out."

Freese, shown in the center, with the band on the Bleezer Tour.
Freese has played with numerous famous musicians. Among these are A Perfect Circle, Devo, The Vandals, and Guns N' Roses. He has released two solo albums, The Notorious One Man Orgy in 2000 and Since 1972 in 2009, which include material written entirely by Freese. He also contributed to the soundtrack for the movie Disturbia in 2007 as a percussionist. Freese's brother, Jason Freese, is also in the music business.

His younger brother Jason Freese plays keyboards with Green Day, and recorded the saxophone solo in "The Other Way", by Weezer, which appears on Make Believe.