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Pat Smear Net Worth

Pat Smear Net Worth is
$3 Million

Pat Smear Bio/Wiki 2018

It is often said the entire sum of Pat Smear net worth now reaches $3 million dollars. To a lot of folks he’s mainly generally known as a guitarist of the most popular group called Foo Fighters. Along with this band, Pat Smear was likewise an associate of another one called Germs, that has been an powerful punk group. Furthermore, he also worked as a guitarist for another famous group called Nirvana. So, working with all the groups made his name quite popular and raised the overall approximation of Pat Smear net worth.

Pat Smear Net Worth $3 Million

So his appearances on TV also have functioned as a significant source of Pat Smear net worth. Pat Smear was created in 1959 in La, where he also grew up, and his actual birth name is Georg Albert Ruthenberg. When he was young, his parents pushed him to attend music lessons and find out the best way to play a piano. In 1977, when Pat Smear was a teen, he created his first group called Germs, jointly with Darby Crash. The group was shortly joined by drummer Dottie Risk and bassist Lorna Doom. In 1979, the group released its first record that has been called “GI”. The group was fairly powerful in the punk rock scene. But when among its members, Crash, committed suicide, the group made a decision to quit performing plus they disbanded in 1980. Next, Pat Smear joined another group called “Twisted Roots”. This group failed to continue for quite a while, even though it’s considered as among the very powerful groups around the Hollywood punk music arena. Along with his performances with groups, Pat Smear is also called a solo vocalist so that as such he’s released two records.

Full NamePat Smear
Net Worth$3 Million
Date Of BirthAugust 5, 1959
Place Of BirthLos Angeles, California, United States
Height1.84 m
ProfessionGuitarist, Musician, Songwriter
NationalityUnited States of America
NicknamesGeorg Ruthenberg, Pat Ruthensmear, Ruthensmear, Pat, Smear, Pat
AwardsGrammy Award for Best Rock Song
Music GroupsFoo Fighters, Nirvana (1993 – 1994), Germs (Since 1977), Meat Puppets, Adolescents (1981), 45 Grave
MoviesLive at Wembley Stadium
TV ShowsFoo Fighters: Sonic Highways
1Original member of the legendary American punk band The Germs.
2He was the original guitarist for the Foo Fighters. He left the band shortly after the release of their second album in 1997.
3Fourth (and oldest) member of Nirvana in its final years (1993-1994, or the In Utero era).
4Father is of German ancestry; mother is of African-American and Native American ancestry.


20th Century Women2016writer: "Media Blitz" - as Georg Ruthenberg
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon2014TV Series writer - 1 episode
The Concert for Valor2014TV Special writer: "My Hero"
Late Show with David Letterman2011-2014TV Series writer - 2 episodes
Howard Stern Birthday Bash2014Video writer: "My Hero"
Sound City2013Documentary performer: "The Man That Never Was", "Your Wife Is Calling", "Cut Me Some Slack" / writer: "The Man That Never Was", "Cut Me Some Slack"
Saturday Night LiveTV Series performer - 1 episode, 2012 writer - 1 episode, 2012
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno2012TV Series writer - 1 episode
Real Steel2011writer: "Miss the Misery"
Somewhere2010writer: "My Hero"
The Other Guys2010writer: "My Hero" - as Georg Ruthenberg
Guitar Hero II2006Video Game writer: "MONKEY WRENCH"
Z Channel: A Magnificent Obsession2004TV Movie documentary writer: "Manimal" - as George Ruthenberg
Tony Hawk's Underground 22004Video Game writer: "Lexicon Devil" - as Georg Ruthenberg
Not Another Teen Movie2001writer: "My Hero"
Juggalo Championshxt Wrestling Vol. 22000Video writer: "My Hero" - as Pat Smears
Gran Turismo 21999Video Game writer: "My Hero"
Varsity Blues1999writer: "My Hero"
Suburbia1983writer: "No God"
Cruising1980writer: "Lions Share"


Citizen Tania1989Cinque (as Pat Ruthensmear)
The Book of Manson1989Jimi Hendrix (as Pat Ruthensmear)


Punk's Not Dead2007Documentary additional thanks


Radio 1's Big Weekend Norwich 20152015TV Mini-SeriesHimself / Himself - Interviewee
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon2014TV SeriesHimself - Musical Guest: Foo Fighters
Sonic Highways2014TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself
60 Minutes2014TV Series documentaryHimself - Guitarist, Foo Fighters (segment "Foo Fighters")
Late Show with David Letterman2011-2014TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Top Ten List Presenter / Himself - Foo Fighters: Guitar
Austin City Limits Celebrates 40 Years2014Himself
The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson2014TV SeriesHimself - Musical guest
The 56th Annual Grammy Awards2014TV SpecialHimself - Winner
Sound City2013DocumentaryHimself
Saturday Night Live2012TV SeriesHimself
SXSW Flashback 20112011TV MovieHimself
Foo Fighters: Back and Forth2011DocumentaryHimself
Foo Fighters: White Limo2011ShortHimself
Foo Fighters: Live at Wembley Stadium2008Video documentary
The Pikme-Up2006Documentary
Special2005TV Series documentaryHimself
Punk: Attitude2005DocumentaryHimself
The 2003 Billboard Music Awards2003TV SpecialHimself
The Work of Director Michel Gondry2003VideoHimself (segment "Everlong") (uncredited)
Free Tibet1998DocumentaryHimself (Foo Fighters)
Kurt & Courtney1998DocumentaryHimself
House of Style1997TV SeriesHimself - Host
Foo Fighters: Everlong1997Video shortHimself
The Rodman World Tour1996TV SeriesHimself
No Doubt: Don't Speak1996Video shortHimself
Unplugged1993TV Series documentaryHimself
The Decline of Western Civilization1981DocumentaryGuitarist, The Germs

Archive Footage

60 Minutes2015TV Series documentaryHimself - Guitarist, Foo Fighters (segment "Foo Fighters")
Cobain: Montage of Heck2015DocumentaryHimself
House of Style: Music, Models and MTV2012TV Movie documentaryHimself
Pearl Jam Twenty2011DocumentaryHimself (uncredited)
When Rock Goes Acoustic2011TV Movie documentaryHimself
Hit So Hard2011DocumentaryHimself
20 to 12006TV Series documentaryHimself
Video on Trial2006TV SeriesHimself - Accused / Himself - Foo Fighters
Rage: 20 Years of Punk Rock West Coast Style2001DocumentaryHimself
SNL: 25 Years of Music1999TV MovieHimself

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