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Atom Willard

pramesh Published On Fri Feb 07 2020   Modified On Fri Feb 07 2020
Atom Willard

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Full NameAtom Willard
First NameAtom
Last NameWillard
Birth NameAtom David Willard
ProfessionMusician
NationalityAmerican
EthnicityWhite
Birth CityCalifornia
Birth CountryAmerica
Gender IdentityMale
HoroscopeLeo
Marital StatusSingle
Networth$65 k
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Date of BirthAugust 15,1973
Age46 years

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    What is Atom Willard marital status ?Single

    Who Is Atom Willard?

    Atom Willard is an American Drummer who became a member of several musical Bands. 

    He is the former drummer of popular bands like The Special Goodness, The Ofspring, Rocket from the Crypt, and Angels & Airwaves. He is the current drummer of the popular band "Against Me".

    Why Is Atom Willard Famous?

    Atom is a great musician who has contributed for many popular bands. He has played various concerts and from his drumming he has won the hearts of audience.

    He got more famous after he joined the famous band "Angel & Airwaves". He has almost 40 thousand followers in his official Instagram account.

    Atom Willard's Bio, Early life, Career

    Atom Willard was born on August 15, 1972 on San Diego, California. Currently he is 46 years old.

    Atom Willard
    Atom Willard

    His profession is drummer and he plays percussion too and he is active in music since 1990s. His genres in music is Alternative rock, punk rock, hardcore rock, metal-core.

    Atom joined a band "Rocket from the Crypt" which was from San Diego in the year 1990, when their original drummer moved away from San Diego.

    Atom performed on Rocket from the Crypts's 2nd album "Circa:Now! in 1992 and other subsequent albums like "Hot Charity", "Scream", "Dracula", "RFTC". With the band, he toured in America and Europe. 

    After some years, he left the band due to some disagreements with other band members over band's direction. 

    After leaving Rocket from the Crypt band, Willard served as a drum technician for Weezer. He filled as a touring drummer for Alkaline Trio and has also appeared in music video for single "Private Eye".

    He has record his drumming tracks for the songs "Head Unbound" and "Would if I could" on debut solo album Auf der Maur of Melissa Auf der Maur.

    In 2003,  Willard became an official member of popular band The Offspring, replacing long-time drummer Ron Welty who had left the group earlier that year.He  had also performed on numerous tours but did not perform on any officially released studio recordings.

    However, in 2005 he became a founding member of Angel & Airwaves, and his commitments to the new group began to draw him away from The Offspring.  It was officially announced that Atom had left The Offspring to focus on Angels & Airwaves on July 2007.

    While the band  Offspring took a "touring hiatus" in 2006, Willard joined Tom DeLonge in his new group Angels & Airwaves but was later replaced by Ilan Rubin

    DeLonge has remarked that Atom "has always felt to me like the single largest score in music". Atom had toured extensively with the group in support of the album which was released by "Angel & Airwaves" with  former band members in May 2006.

    During production work of the band's second album I-Empire, Atom officially announced that he will be  leaving band  "The Offspring" in order  to focus on his work with the band "Angels & Airwaves".

    He also played on Angels & Airwaves third album, Love which was released on  February 2010. He toured with the band for the support of the album.

    Then, he announced his departure from the band "Angel & Airwaves".

    In  2009, Willard replaced Charlie Quintana in Social Distortion and he toured in Europe and America with the band. Due to scheduling conflict with the band "Angel & Airwaves", he announced he was no longer in Socal Distortion.

    He joined the Matt Skiba for a side project "the Hell" in Feb 2011. He then became permanent member for canadian group Danko Jones on June 2011 only to quit in July 2013.

    In 2013, he filled in as a drummer for another band "Against Me!'; after the tour, he officially announced that he was a full-time drummer for the band  "Against Me!". He also joined Laura Jane Grace and the Devouring Mothers in the year 2018.

    Atom with Laura Jane Grace

    Atom Willard's Musical Equipments

    His drum consisted two snare drums, two tom-toms, two floor toms and a bass drum while performing with "Angel and Airwaves". 

    Atom with his drum kit
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    He used Zildjian K custom session hi-hats, A custom EFX crash cymbal, 1 A custom projection crash, and a K custom medium ride cymbal. He is an Official Workshop endorser for both hardware and drums.

    Atom Willard's Net worth

    He is from United States and working with popular bands. So, his estimated net worth is $6.5 million at the age of 46.

    He is living luxurious life and keeps touring with the band for concerts. But, we don't have enough information about his property, cars, and house at the moment but our team is working on it so, hope you will comeback soon.

    Is Atom Willard Married Or Dating?

    Like most of other celebrities, Atom Willard tries to keep his personal and love life private. In current situation, he is living single life. 

    Atom Willard Measurements

    NameAtom Willard
    DOBAugust 15, 1973
    Age46 years
    NationalityAmerican
    Hair colorBlack
    Height6 ft. 4 inch
    Zodic signLeo

    Atom Willard FAQs

    When was Atom born?

    Atom was born on August 15, 1973 in America.

    Which is the first band of Atom?

    Atom's first band is "Rocket from the Crypt"

    What is the zodiac sign of Atom?

    Atom's zodiac sign is Leo.

    Atom is single or married?

    Atom is currently single and is not dating anyone.