Jimmy Chamberlin Net Worth
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The main source of income: Actors
Total Net Worth at the moment 2021 year – is about $226 Million.
James Joseph Chamberlin information Birth date: June 10, 1964 Birth place: Joliet, Illinois, United States Profession:Actor Spouse:Lori Chamberlin (m. 2002) Children:Audrey Chamberlin Music groups:The Smashing Pumpkins, Zwan (2001 – 2003), The Last Hard Men, Star Children
:How tall is Jimmy Chamberlin – 1,74m.
How much weight is Jimmy Chamberlin – 57kg
James Joseph Jimmy Chamberlin (born June 10, 1964) is an American drummer, songwriter, and producer. He is best known as the former drummer for the alternative rock band The Smashing Pumpkins. Following the 2000 breakup of the band, Chamberlin joined Pumpkins frontman Billy Corgan in the supergroup Zwan and also formed his own group, the Jimmy Chamberlin Complex. In 2005, Chamberlin joined Corgan in reforming The Smashing Pumpkins, he eventually left the group in March 2009 and performed in the group Skysaw until 2012. He is currently active / performs under the Jimmy Chamberlin Complex name. In addition to his current work as CEO, Chamberlin has joined Chicago jazz legend Frank Catalano for a string of 2013/14 performances in the Chicago area. An EP by Catalano and Chamberlin Love Supreme Collective – EP was released on the 29th of July 2014.Chamberlin, who originally trained as a jazz drummer, cites jazz musicians Benny Goodman, Duke Ellington, Gene Krupa, and Buddy Rich, as well as rock drummers Keith Moon, Ian Paice, and John Bonham as major influences on his technique. While he is known as one of the most powerful drummers in rock, he primarily strives for emotionally communicative playing. In 2008, Gigwise named Chamberlin the 5th best drummer of all time.
Biography,Early lifeChamberlin was born in Joliet, Illinois, one of six children. His father and his older brother Paul were both active in jazz bands, playing clarinet and drums respectively, and his brother Paul is still an active rock drummer, with a local cover band, Chasing Amy.Chamberlin began drumming at age 9. His early instruction included Latin, Brazilian, and big band techniques, but focused on jazz, under the tutelage of future Yanni drummer, Charlie Adams.Chamberlin left home at age 15 and joined a series of local bands. Although his early music career proved profitable, Chamberlins father pressured him into going to college. In 1994, Chamberlin revealed that he had been estranged from his father for seven years. After three years with the show band JP and the Cats, Chamberlin, wearied by the touring schedule, quit and got a job building custom homes with his brother-in-law. Before long, he joined the Smashing Pumpkins.The Smashing PumpkinsMain article: The Smashing PumpkinsThe Smashing Pumpkins were looking for a live drummer to open a show at the Metro, a Chicago club. Chamberlin and Billy Corgan met through a mutual friend, and Chamberlin expressed cautious interest, later recalling:So I went out and saw the band – Billy, James, and Darcy – playing at Avalon with a drum machine. Man, did they sound horrible! They were atrocious. But the thing I noticed was that not only were the song structures good, but Billys voice had a lot of drive to it, like he was dying to succeed. So I ended up driving from work every Wednesday to rehearse with them.Corgan had his own concerns:He was wearing a pink t-shirt, stonewashed jeans, he had a mullet haircut, and he was driving a 280Z, and had yellow drums. We were sort of looking each other in the eye thinking, This aint gonna happen, this is not the guy. [But] hed learned all our songs, as only Jimmy can, off the top of his head, and, within one practice, we were ready to play. It was amazing. We just knew right away. Hes that good.Chamberlin made tons of cash as a carpenter, before giving up the job to move to Chicago and devote himself to the band. Chamberlins entry quickly pushed the band toward a more powerful, intense sound. The first two Smashing Pumpkins albums, Gish and Siamese Dream, were performed almost entirely by Corgan and Chamberlin alone.During this period Chamberlin struggled with substance abuse. During the recording of 1993s Siamese Dream in Marietta, Georgia, Chamberlin often disappeared for days at a time into the drug underworld of Atlanta, while the rest of the band feared for his life. He later said of his drug addiction that Its pretty textbook […] Guy makes it in rock band, gets very full of himself, starts thinking hes indestructible, and all of a sudden he destroys himself.In the midst of the lengthy world tour supporting 1995s multi-platinum Mellon Collie and the Infinite Sadness, Chamberlins father died, and his substance abuse hit a fever pitch. Of this period, Chamberlin later said, I learned that escapism was better than emotion, and thats where I hid… It got to the point that I really didnt care. Life was scary for me. Prior to shows scheduled July 96 at Madison Square Garden in New York City, Chamberlin and touring keyboardist Jonathan Melvoin overdosed on heroin, Melvoin subsequently died, and Chamberlin was kicked out of the band, ostensibly to protect his health.In October 1998, Corgan convened a band meeting in which Chamberlin was reinstated as the groups drummer, and the band decided to break up after one more album and tour. The band yielded two albums in 2000, Machina/The Machines of God and the freely distributed Machina II/The Friends & Enemies of Modern Music, before performing a farewell show in Chicago on December 2, 2000.Other projects, 2001–2016Chamberlin went on to form Zwan in 2001 with Corgan. Although Chamberlin predicted that the bands going to be huge, Zwan produced only one album, Mary Star of the Sea, before disbanding in 2003. Chamberlin formed his next project, Jimmy Chamberlin Complex, in 2004, and released its first studio album, Life Begins Again, in 2005. Chamberlin stated that, with the Jimmy Chamberlin Complex, I just wanted to make music and not really be constrained to making a Zwan or a Pumpkins record.. On the 29th of April 2016, the Jimmy Chamberlin Complex released a new song Paranoid via Jimmy Chamberlins Official Twitter account SkysawWhile giving drum clinics in late 2009, Chamberlin announced his next project, a band called This. Describing the music as progressive, symphonic pop he reported that the band, also including multi-instrumentalists Mike Reina and guitarist Anthony Pirog, would record with Roy Thomas Baker in Washington, D.C. in early 2010.This released their first album, a six-track release titled Great Civilizations, on November 1, 2010 as a digital download only, on both Amazon and iTunes. No official release announcement was made even on the bands official website. Downloads from iTunes and Amazon were removed after there was confusion over the bands name. The new band name, Skysaw, was officially announced in December 2010.In March 2011 it was announced that the Skysaw full-length LP would be released on Dangerbird Records. On June 21, 2011, the new, extended 10 song LP Great Civilizations was released. The band subsequently toured with label mates Minus The Bear, performed hometown shows at Chicagos Metro and the Black Cat in Washington, DC, and performed on the JBTV Television Show in Chicago, IL. Touring members included Boris Skalsky and Paul Wood of New York band Dead Heart Bloom.On August 23, 2012 Jimmy announced at a drum clinic that he had left Skysaw.Corporate venturesIn 2011, after introductions by then 1871 CEO Kevin Willer, Chamberlin began working with the burgeoning Chicago tech scene as an investor and advisor. Chamberlins increased involvement with startups led him to an introduction to LiveOne Inc., a digital media company. Founders Tim and John Ganschow (of Chicago) were presenting their new social platform, CrowdSurfing to an investment group that included Chamberlin. Chamberlin was impressed with the fledgling company and the CrowdSurfing technology and subsequently came on board to support the company both financially and as an advisor. In 2013 Chamberlin became Chief Executive Officer of LiveOne Inc. LiveOne Inc. has since partnered with Yahoo, YouTube, Live Nation, AEG, Vans, Phish, C3, Budweisers Made In America Festival, Umphreys McGee, among others.In November 2014 Chamberlin attended Web Summit, Irelands top tech conference. While there, he spoke of his time with the Smashing Pumpkins as well as on the future of Digital Music at the Web Summit Centre Stage with Adrian Grenier, Chris Kaskie, and Brian Morrissey. He pointed to digital as the medium for artists to truly express themselves and create art that connects with their fans: Artists are looking for a destination … [and] digital gives them the opportunity to realize some of those destinations and package them in a way that allows them to be creative.While there, he also name checked U2 and said their recent iTunes-wide album release moved the ball forward for everybody.Frank CatalanoChamberlin joined Chicago jazz saxophonist Frank Catalano in 2013 for a number of live performances in the Chicago area. Since then they have continued to play live shows and have released a series of albums together. On July 29, 2014, Love Supreme Collective – EP featuring Jimmy Chamberlin, Percy Jones, Chris Poland, and Adam Benjamin was released and quickly became the #1 selling jazz album on iTunes USA. The follow up album, released April 07th, 2015 called Gods Gonna Cut You Down debuted at #2 on the iTunes Jazz sales chart and was the #1 charting Instrumental album upon its release in April 2015. It reached number 4 on the Billboard Jazz charts. On the 27th of May 2016, a 3rd collaboration between Catalano and Chamberlin was released called Bye Bye Blackbird. This record features David Sanborn.Revival of The Smashing PumpkinsBilly Corgan announced at an April 2004 solo performance that he and Chamberlin intended to work together again in the future. After appearing on Life Begins Again, Corgan announced plans to renew and revive the Pumpkins through a full-page advertisement in his hometowns newspaper, the Chicago Tribune, on June 21, 2005. Chamberlin contacted Corgan to accept, and on February 2, 2006, MTV.com reported that he and Corgan had signed a new management deal with the Front Line Management, with a spokesperson confirming they had signed under the name Smashing Pumpkins.Chamberlin and Corgan, without the other original members, decided to record an album alone. They played their first show in Paris on May 22, 2007, with three new band members. On July 10, the new album, Zeitgeist, was released. Over the next year and a half, the band released more recordings and toured extensively.On March 20, 2009 the Pumpkins website announced that Chamberlin was leaving the band. Chamberlin released a blog stating that he left as he felt that the band would not further his commitment to music.Chamberlin again joined the band for the 2015 End Times Tour.Chamberlin remained in the line-up for the subsequent In Plainsong Tour in 2016 
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