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Randy Bachman

Randy Bachman was born on September 27, 1943 in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada as Randolph Charles Bachman. He was previously married to Denise McCann and Stevenson, Lorayne. See full bio »

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American Beauty
American Beauty Soundtrack
(1999)
City of God
City of God Soundtrack
(2002)
Superbad
Superbad Soundtrack
(2007)
Almost Famous
Almost Famous Soundtrack
(2000)

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 2014-2016 Regular Show in Space (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- VIP Members Only (2016) ... (writer: "Takin' Care of Business")
- Tent Trouble (2014) ... (writer: "Takin' Care of Business")
 2016 The Simpsons (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Fland Canyon (2016) ... (writer: "No Sugar Tonight/New Mother Nature" - uncredited)
 2015 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- United States vs. Japan (2015) ... (writer: "Takin' Care of Business" - uncredited)
- Japan vs. England (2015) ... (writer: "Takin' Care of Business" - uncredited)
- United States vs. Germany (2015) ... (writer: "Takin' Care of Business" - uncredited)
 2015 Late Night with Seth Meyers (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Edie Falco/George Wallace/Fall Out Boy/Jon Theodore (2015) ... (music: "American Pharoah")
 2015/I Guitar Man (Documentary) (performer: "Johnny B. Goode", "You Can't Do That", "Mississippi Queen") / (writer: "Takin' Care of Business")
 2015 New Girl (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Swuit (2015) ... (writer: "Takin' Care of Business" - as Bachman Turner Overdrive, uncredited)
 2014 It Takes a Choir (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Bad News Blues Hockey (2014) ... (writer: "Takin' Care of Business" - uncredited)
 2014 The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Christoph Waltz/Nicki Minaj feat. Skylar Grey (2014) ... (writer: "These Eyes" - uncredited)
 2014 Hawaii Five-0 (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Ka No'eau (2014) ... (writer: "Takin' Care of Business" - uncredited)
 2014 Altman (Documentary) (writer: "No Time")
 2014 The Voice (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Live Show Final, Part 2 (2014) ... (writer: "American Woman")
 2014 The Best Laid Plans (TV Mini-Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Raise a Little Hell (2014) ... (writer: "You Ain't Seen Nothing Yet")
 2013 Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues (writer: "Let It Ride")
 2013 The Love Punch (writer: "Taking Care of Business" - as Randolf Bachman)
 2013 Supermensch: The Legend of Shep Gordon (Documentary) (writer: "American Woman")
 2013 Celebrity Splash! Australia (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Heat 1 (2013) ... (writer: "You Ain't Seen Nothing Yet" - uncredited)
  The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series) (writer - 5 episodes, 2011 - 2013) (music - 1 episode, 2011)
- Episode #21.130 (2013) ... (writer: "American Woman" - uncredited)
- Episode #20.156 (2012) ... (writer: "Let It Ride" - uncredited)
- Episode #20.13 (2011) ... (writer: "American Woman" - uncredited)
- Episode #19.162 (2011) ... (writer: "Takin' Care of Business" - uncredited)
- Episode #19.148 (2011) ... (writer: "Takin' Care of Business" - uncredited)
 2013 American Dad! (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Boring Identity (2013) ... (writer: "Takin' Care Of Business")
 2013 Decoding Annie Parker (performer: "Our Leaves Are Green Again") / (writer: "Our Leaves Are Green Again")
 2013 Lovelace (writer: "Let It Ride")
 2013 Sound City (Documentary) (writer: "You Ain't Seen Nothing Yet")
 2013 Nashville (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- I'm Sorry for You, My Friend (2013) ... (writer: "Takin' Care of Business" - uncredited)
 2012 The Campaign (writer: "Takin' Care of Business")
 2012/I The Watch (writer: "You Ain't Seen Nothing Yet")
 2012 Barter Kings (TV Series) (writer: "Takin' Care of Business")
 2011 Fringe (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- And Those We Left Behind (2011) ... (writer: "No Time" - uncredited)
 2010-2011 20 to 1 (TV Series documentary) (writer - 4 episodes)
- Hollywood Twists (2011) ... (writer: "You Ain't Seen Nothing Yet" - uncredited)
- Adults Only 20 to 1: Sizzling Supermodels (2011) ... (writer: "American Woman" - uncredited)
- Greatest Sports Movies of All Time (2010) ... (writer: "American Woman" - uncredited)
- Sporty, Rich & Sexy (2010) ... (writer: "American Woman" - uncredited)
 2011 Castle (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- One Life to Lose (2011) ... (writer: "Takin' Care of Business" - uncredited)
 2011 Parks and Recreation (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Ron & Tammy: Part Two (2011) ... (writer: "Takin' Care of Business" - uncredited)
 2010 Danville 2nd Ward Young Men (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Amazing Race Birthday Party 2010 (2010) ... (writer: "You Ain't Seen Nothin' Yet")
 2010 The Hooker with a Heart of Gold (writer: "Let It Ride")
 2010 Atop the Fourth Wall (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Cable #2 (2010) ... (writer: "Takin' Care of Business")
 2010 Shrek Forever After (writer: "These Eyes")
 2010 Inside Job (Documentary) (writer: "Takin' Care of Business")
 2010 Waiting for 'Superman' (Documentary) (writer: "Takin' Care Of Business")
 2010 The Big Bang Theory (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Psychic Vortex (2010) ... (writer: "American Woman" - uncredited)
 2009 Men of a Certain Age (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Pilot (2009) ... (writer: "Takin' Care Of Business" - uncredited)
 2009 Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Round Five (2009) ... (writer: "American Woman" - uncredited)
- Round 1: Part 1 (2009) ... (writer: "You Ain't Seen Nothing Yet" - uncredited)
 2009 This Beat Goes On: Canadian Pop Music in the 1970s (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "You Ain't Seen Nothing Yet", "Takin' Care of Business")
 2006-2009 My Name Is Earl (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Darnell Outed: Part 1 (2009) ... (writer: "You Ain't Seen Nothing Yet" - uncredited)
- O Karma, Where Art Thou? (2006) ... (writer: "Takin' Care of Business")
 2008 Rage (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Rage 'Ready for My Close Up' Special (2008) ... (writer: "American Woman")
 2008 Guitar Hero World Tour (Video Game) (writer: "American Woman")
 2005-2008 Cold Case (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Glory Days (2008) ... (writer: "Takin' Care Of Business")
- Yo, Adrian (2005) ... (writer: "You Ain't Seen Nothing Yet")
 2008 60/90 (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Los Picapiedra i Lady Di (2008) ... (writer: "American Woman")
 2008 Gutterballs (writer: "Let It Ride")
 2007 The Perfect Holiday (arranger: "Jingle Bells") / (performer: "Jingle Bells")
 2007 Halloween (writer: "Let It Ride")
 2007 Superbad (writer: "These Eyes")
 2006 It's a Boy Girl Thing (writer: "You Ain't Seen Nothing Yet")
 2006 The Ex (writer: "You Ain't Seen Nothing Yet")
 2006 Invincible (writer: "Let It Ride")
 2005-2006 Canadian Idol (TV Series) (writer - 4 episodes)
- Top 10: Canadian Hits (2006) ... (writer: "American Woman")
- Season Finale Results Show (2005) ... (writer: "In Spite of It All")
- Top 5 Performances (2005) ... (writer: "No Sugar Tonight", "American Woman", "These Eyes")
- Top 10 Performances (2005) ... (writer: "You Ain't Seen Nothing Yet")
 2002-2006 Neighbours (TV Series) (writer - 4 episodes)
- Aisle Be Damned (2006) ... (writer: "You Ain't Seen Nothing Yet")
- Five Thousand and Counting (2006) ... (writer: "Takin' Care of Business")
- Episode #1.4399 (2004) ... (writer: "Takin' Care of Business")
- Episode #1.4125 (2002) ... (writer: "You Ain't Seen Nothin' Yet" - uncredited)
 2006 Pepper Dennis (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Hiroshi Watanabe in Bed with Curtis Wilson (2006) ... (writer: "Takin' Care of Business" - uncredited)
 2006 Idol - Jakten på en superstjerne (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Topp 11 - Filmmusikk (2006) ... (writer: "American Woman")
  Degrassi: The Next Generation (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes, 2004 - 2006) (writer - 2 episodes, 2004 - 2006) (music - 1 episode, 2006)
- Our Lips Are Sealed: Part 1 (2006) ... (music: "You Ain't Seen Nothin' Yet") / (performer: "You Ain't Seen Nothin' Yet") / (writer: "You Ain't Seen Nothin' Yet")
- Eye of the Tiger (2004) ... (performer: "Takin' Care of Business") / (writer: "Takin' Care of Business")
 2005 Karaoke Revolution Party (Video Game) ("American Woman", "Takin' Care Of Business")
 2005/I Stay (writer: "These Eyes")
 2005 Herbie Fully Loaded (writer: "Roll On Down The Highway")
 2005 Idol (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Finale (2005) ... (writer: "American Woman")
 2005/II Standing Still (writer: "You Ain't Seen Nothing Yet" - as Randolf Bachman)
 2005 The Sandlot 2 (Video) (performer: "Takin' Care Of Business") / (writer: "Takin' Care Of Business")
 2004 The Guess Who: Running Back Thru Canada (Video documentary) (writer: "These Eyes", "Lookin' Out For #1", "No Sugar Tonight/New Mother Nature", "Let It Ride", "Undun", "American Woman", "Takin' Care of Business", "Laughing", "No Time", "Talisman")
 2004 New Zealand Idol (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Grand Final (2004) ... (writer: "American Woman")
- Top 4 Performance Show: Rock Hits (2004) ... (writer: "American Woman")
 2004 My Generation G... G... Gap (Short) (writer: "You Ain't Seen Nothin' Yet" - uncredited)
 2003 Beach Boys Good Timin' (Video) (writer: "Keepin' The Summer Alive")
 2003 Arrested Development (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Top Banana (2003) ... (writer: "Taking Care of Business")
 2003 Radio (writer: "Let It Ride")
 2003 The Delicate Art of Parking (writer: "You Ain't Seen Nothing Yet")
 2003 The Night We Called It a Day (writer: "You Ain't Seen Nothing Yet")
 2003 Daddy Day Care (writer: "Takin' Care Of Business")
 2002 Two Weeks Notice (writer: "Takin' Care Of Business")
 2001-2002 The Sopranos (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Watching Too Much Television (2002) ... (writer: "You Ain't Seen Nothing Yet")
- University (2001) ... (writer: "Takin' Care Of Business" - uncredited)
 2002 Leaving Metropolis (performer: "Bottled Water") / (writer: "Bottled Water")
 2002 Serving Sara (writer: "American Woman")
 2002 Dead Heat ("Retirement Roulette")
 2002 The Wire (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Detail (2002) ... (writer: "American Woman")
 2002 About Schmidt (writer: "Takin' Care of Business" (1970))
 2002 City of God (writer: "Hold Back the Water")
 2002 Ash Wednesday (writer: "Let It Ride")
 2001 Joe Dirt (writer: "You Ain't Seen Nothing Yet")
 2001 A Knight's Tale (writer: "Takin' Care Of Business")
 2001 Blow Dry (writer: "You Ain't Seen Nothin' Yet")
 2000 Almost Famous (writer: "American Woman")
 2000 Witchblade (TV Movie) (writer: "American Woman" - as Randall Charles Bachman)
 2000 The Replacements (writer: "Takin' Care Of Business")
 2000 Poor White Trash (performer: "Hey You") / (writer: "Hey You")
 1999 Freaks and Geeks (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Tests and Breasts (1999) ... (writer: "Takin' Care of Business" - uncredited)
 1999 American Beauty (writer: "American Woman")
 1999 The Match (writer: "You Ain't Seen Nothin' Yet")
 1999 Pirates of Silicon Valley (TV Movie) (writer: "No Time")
 1999 Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me (writer: "American Woman")
 1999 Pushing Tin (writer: "You Ain't Seen Nothing Yet")
 1998 Radio Arrow (writer: "You Ain't Seen Nothing Yet")
 1998 That '70s Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Battle of the Sexists (1998) ... (writer: "Let It Ride")
 1998 54 (writer: "You Ain't Seen Nothing Yet")
 1998/I Last Night (writer: "Takin' Care of Business")
 1998 Tohuwabohu (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- 2x23 (1998) ... (writer: "You Ain't Seen Nothin' Yet" - uncredited)
 1997 Jackie Brown (writer: "Undun" (1969))
 1997 Life is All You Get (writer: "You Ain't Seen Nothing Yet")
 1996 If These Walls Could Talk (TV Movie) (writer: "American Woman")
 1996 The Cable Guy (writer: "American Woman")
 1996 Trees Lounge (performer: "ROLL ON DOWN THE HIGHWAY", "YOU AIN'T SEEN NOTHIN' YET") / (writer: "ROLL ON DOWN THE HIGHWAY", "YOU AIN'T SEEN NOTHIN' YET")
 1996 Ballykissangel (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Fallen Angel (1996) ... (writer: "You Ain't Seen Nothin' Yet" - uncredited)
 1995 Now and Then (writer: "These Eyes")
 1995 Nothing Personal (writer: "You Ain't Seen Nothin' Yet")
 1994 Due South (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Diefenbaker's Day Off (1994) ... (writer: "American Woman")
 1994 D2: The Mighty Ducks (writer: "YOU AIN'T SEEN NOTHING YET")
 1989-1992 Mystery Science Theater 3000 (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Crash of Moons (1992) ... (writer: "Takin' Care of Business" - uncredited)
- The Legend of Dinosaurs (1989) ... (writer: "Undun")
 1992 The Wonder Years (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Sex and Economics (1992) ... (writer: "Takin' Care of Business" - uncredited)
 1991 Highway 61 (writer: "Roll On Down the Highway")
 1990 The Spirit of '76 (producer: "Takin' Care Of Business") / (writer: "Takin' Care Of Business")
 1990 Taking Care of Business (writer: "Takin' Care Of Business")
 1989 Going Overboard (writer: "You Ain't Seen Nothin' Yet")
 1989 Quantum Leap (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Right Hand of God - October 24, 1974 (1989) ... (writer: "Takin' Care of Business" - uncredited)
 1986 Body Slam (producer: "Bad News Travels Fast", "Takin' Care Of Business") / (writer: "Bad News Travels Fast", "Takin' Care Of Business")
 1976 Dolly (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.11 (1976) ... (writer: "Taking Care of Business")
 1975 You Must Be Joking! (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (1975) ... (writer: "You Ain't Seen Nothin' Yet")
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Hosts a radio music show on CBC Radio One, "Vinyl Tap." See more »

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[on hiring Dale Anne Brendon and Anna Ruddick of 'Ladies of the Canyon'] I told them: "Bonham, Moon and Baker did not play the drums. They attacked the drums. They hit the drums like they were hitting a guy in the face in a bar fight". Dale Anne and Anna said, "You mean we're allowed to do this?" I said, "Yes, you are"...We launch into a song and I look at Kevin [Shirley] and we're going "Oh, wow... See more »

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Currently resides on Salt Spring Island, British Columbia, Canada. See more »

Star Sign:

Libra

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