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Overview (4)

Born in South Orange, New Jersey, USA
Birth NameMaxwell Weinberg
Nickname Mighty Max
Height 5' 9" (1.75 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Max Weinberg is the drummer of E Street Band, Bruce Springsteen's major band. His snare drum from the "Born In The USA" tour, "The Big Beat", is on display at the Hard Rock Cafe in NYC. Max started up his own record label and production company in 1990 called Hard Ticket Entertainment. He produced the albums by Killer Joe on this label. He recently released an album called "Let There Be Drums", a 3-CD collection of Max's favorite drum tracks from the 50s to the 70s. Max is the band leader for The Max Weinberg 7, on Late Night with Conan O'Brien (1993). He took a 5-month break from late night to tour with Bruce Springsteen & E Street Band. Max now resides in Middletown, New Jersey with his two kids and wife Becky.

- IMDb Mini Biography By: El Funko Magnifique

Spouse (1)

Becky Weinberg (1978 - present) (2 children)

Trivia (8)

Max's sticks sizes are 5B's (for when he's with E Street Band) and 3A's for when he's on Late Night with Conan O'Brien (1993). Max uses the same equipment no matter where he's performing, the folling drum and cymbal sizes: a 14x24 bass drum, 9x13 and 16x16 toms, a 5 1/2x14 snare, 14in hi-hats, a 20in ride, a 17in thin crash, and an 18in medium-thin crash.
A fan of the game of ice hockey, his favourite team is New Jersey Devils
Introduced as the Minister of the Big Beat and star of late night television; the mighty, mighty Max Weinberg on the "Live in New York" album with Bruce Springsteen & E Street Band.
Joined E Street Band on August 23rd, 1974.
Two children: Ali and Jay.
He and the E Street Band (including Steve Van Zandt, Garry Tallent, Vini Lopez, David Sancious, Roy Bittan, Nils Lofgren, Patti Scialfa, Ernest "Boom" Carter, the late Clarence Clemons, and the late Danny Federici) were inducted into the 2012 New Jersey Hall of Fame for their services and contributions to music.
Music director of Late Night with Conan O'Brien (1993) on NBC, and band leader of The Max Weinberg 7. [1997]
His son Jay Weinberg is the current drummer for the band Slipknot.

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