Shifty Shellshock

Born Aug 23, 1974

Seth Brooks Binzer, better known by his stage name Shifty Shellshock is an American music artist, best known for being a co-founder and front man of the band Crazy Town. He has also had a solo music career and appeared in the reality television series Celebrity Rehab 1 & 2 and Sober House 1 & 2.… Read More

related links

News + Updates

Browse recent news and stories about Shifty Shellshock.


Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Shifty Shellshock.


1974 Birth Born on August 23, 1974.


1992 17 Years Old Binzer met fellow Crazy Town front-man, Bret Mazur, in 1992; they started collaborating under the name The Brimstone Sluggers. … Read More


2000 25 Years Old In 2000 Crazy Town was signed to tour with Ozzfest, however they were forced to withdraw after only two weeks when Binzer was arrested after he threw a chair through a window while he was drunk. The band's single, Butterfly, reached number 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart, prompting sales of their debut album, The Gift of Game, to exceed 1.5 million. Their 2002 follow-up album, Darkhorse, was a commercial failure by comparison, and the band broke up shortly after its release. … Read More
2001 26 Years Old In a 2001 interview with Rolling Stone, Binzer admitted to spending three months in the California Institution for Men following an attempted burglary, to selling and using recreational drugs over a period of several years, as well as to struggling with drug addiction.
2002 27 Years Old Binzer married Melissa Clark in 2002. They have a son named Halo. In 2011, Melissa filed for divorce, citing irreconcilable differences.


2009 34 Years Old On the August 30, 2009 episode of Loveline, Dr. Drew gave an emotional eulogy to his good friend and Binzer's former bandmate Adam Goldstein, who had died two days previously from an accidental drug overdose shortly after breaking 11 years of sobriety. … Read More
2010 35 Years Old Binzer dated Jasmine Lennard in 2010.
2011 36 Years Old On March 27, 2011, police responded to a report of a domestic disturbance between Binzer and his girlfriend. … Read More
Lennard and Binzer announced their engagement in 2012 but separated shortly after following Binzer's arrest.
2013 38 Years Old In 2013, model/actress Jasmine Lennard asks California Court for exclusive custody of their son, claiming Binzer smoked crack in front of their son, and left the crack pipe behind in their son's room when he left. … Read More
Original Authors of this text are noted on
Text is made available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License.