Sebastian Bach


Sebastian Bach is a Canadian heavy metal singer who achieved mainstream success as frontman of Skid Row from 1987 to 1996. Since his departure from Skid Row, he has had many television roles, acted in Broadway plays, and led a successful solo career.

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1968 Birth Born on April 3, 1968.


1987 19 Years Old Bach was spotted singing at rock photographer Mark Weiss's wedding at the age of 18, and the members asked him to join in early 1987.


1988 20 Years Old …  Bach began dating Maria Aquinar in the mid 1980s and the couple had a son, Paris, in 1988.
1991 23 Years Old In 1991, Bach was criticized for performing wearing a T-shirt reading "AIDS Kills Fags Dead". … Read More
1992 24 Years Old Bach and Aquinar married in July 1992 and had another son, London, in 1994. The couple divorced in September 2010.
1996 28 Years Old 1 More Event
Bach was eventually fired when he booked a show where Skid Row would have opened for KISS in 1996. … Read More


1999 31 Years Old In 1999 Bach released his debut solo album Bring 'Em Bach Alive!, his first release after his departure from Skid Row. … Read More
2000 32 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2000, Bach began performing in Broadway productions.
2001 33 Years Old 1 More Event
He also appeared as Riff Raff in The Rocky Horror Show in 2001.
2002 34 Years Old In early 2002, he became the host of VH1's Forever Wild. … Read More
2003 35 Years Old Sometime in 2003, Bach tried out for Velvet Revolver before the band found Scott Weiland, but was turned down because, according to Slash, "We sounded like Skid Roses!" From 2003 to 2007, Bach had a recurring role on the WB television show Gilmore Girls as "Gil", the lead guitarist in Lane Kim's band, Hep Alien. … Read More
2005 37 Years Old In 2005, Bach cooperated with Henning Pauly to be the singer on the Frameshift album called An Absence of Empathy, which was released in April 2005. … Read More
On May 12 and May 14, 2006 at the Guns N' Roses' warmup show at the Hammerstein Ballroom in New York City, Bach joined Axl Rose on stage for the song "My Michelle".. … Read More
2007 39 Years Old He announced a partnership record label with EMI to jointly create a label owned by Bach, including his album Angel Down, which was released on November 20, 2007.


2008 - 2009 3 More Events
On January 5, 2011, he was featured on NBC's Jimmy Fallon Show in a live performance and a subsequent video of "We Are The Ducks", a power ballad written for University of Oregon Ducks, set to play in the BCS national championship game Monday, January 10, 2011.
2012 44 Years Old 1 More Event
In December, Bach began dating model Minnie Gupta and the two were engaged in April 2012 but ended things in late 2014.
2013 45 Years Old On April 30, 2013, Bach confirmed via Twitter that a new studio album was in the works. … Read More
He also appeared in two Trailer Park Boys episodes from their 2014 season.
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