Devin Townsend Net Worth

Devin Townsend Net Worth is
$4 Million

Devin Townsend Bio/Wiki, Net Worth, Married 2018

Devin Garret Townsend (born May 5, 1972) is a Canadian musician, songwriter and record producer. He was the founder, songwriter, vocalist, and guitarist in extreme metal band Strapping Young Lad from 1994 to 2007 and has had an extensive career as a solo artist.After performing in a number of metal bands in high school, Townsend was discovered by a record label in 1993 and was asked to perform lead vocals on Steve Vai's album Sex & Religion. After recording and touring with Vai, Townsend was discouraged by what he found in the music industry, and vented his anger on the solo album Heavy as a Really Heavy Thing released under the pseudonym Strapping Young Lad. He soon assembled a band under the name, and released the critically acclaimed City in 1997. Since then, he has released three more studio albums with Strapping Young Lad, along with solo material released under his own independent record label, HevyDevy Records.Townsend's solo albums, a diverse mix of hard rock, progressive metal, ambient, and new-age, have featured a varying lineup of supporting musicians. In 2002 he formed The Devin Townsend Band, a dedicated lineup which recorded and toured for two of his solo releases. In 2007, he disbanded both Strapping Young Lad and The Devin Townsend Band, taking a break from touring to spend more time with his family. After a two-year hiatus, he began recording again, and soon announced the formation of the Devin Townsend Project. The project began with a series of four albums, released from 2009 to 2011, each written in a different style, and Townsend continues to record and tour under the new moniker.Across all his bands and projects, Townsend has released twenty studio albums and three live albums. Townsend's trademark production style, featuring a heavily multitracked wall of sound, has been compared to the styles of Phil Spector and Frank Zappa. His versatile vocal delivery ranges from screaming to an opera-esque singing, and his songwriting is similarly diverse. Townsend's musical style is rooted in metal, and his albums are written to express different aspects of his personality.

Full NameDevin Townsend
Date Of BirthMay 5, 1972
Place Of BirthNew Westminster, British Columbia, Canada
Height6' 1" (1.85 m)
ProfessionComposer, Writer, Producer
SpouseTracy Turner
ChildrenReyner Liam Johnstan Townsend
AwardsJuno Award for Heavy Metal Album of the Year
Music GroupsMarch of the Poozers, Deadhead, The Death of Music, Pomona, CA, United States, Flagstaff, AZ, United States, Albuquerque, NM, United States, Strapping Young Lad, The Devin Townsend Band, Casualties of Cool, The Wildhearts, Front Line Assembly
MoviesFor Those Aboot to Rock: Live at the Commodore, Century Media: X: 10 Year Anniversary, Pomona, CA, United States, Flagstaff, AZ, United States, Albuquerque, NM, United States
Star SignTaurus


Metalocalypse2007-2008TV SeriesJuicy Point Teenage Fan / Bink Bonk Blammymatazz
Strapping Young Lad: For Those Aboot to Rock2004VideoGuitar, Vocals, Full-on Skullet


Rage2009TV Series writer - 1 episode
Shoot 'Em Up2007writer: "Zen"
Lovesick: Sick Love2004lyrics: "Relentless", "Rape Song" / music: "Relentless", "Rape Song"


The Devin Townsend Project: By a Thread - Live in London 20112012Video
Hemispheres: Phase Three2011Video documentary short music by
A Short Film About Dying2011Short


The Retinal Circus2013Video
ZTV - Ziltoid TV2014TV Series


ZTV - Ziltoid TV2014TV Series executive producer / producer

Music Department

ZTV - Ziltoid TV2014TV Series musician

Sound Department

The Devin Townsend Project: By a Thread - Live in London 20112012Video sound mixer


Dude! Where's My Music?Documentary post-productionHimself
Get Cooking with the Stars2016TV SeriesHimself
Morgan Agren's Conundrum: A Percussive Misadventure2013DocumentaryHimself
The Retinal Circus2013VideoHimself
The Devin Townsend Project: By a Thread - Live in London 20112012VideoHimself
Working Class Rock Star2008DocumentaryHimself
Strapping Young Lad: 1994-2006 Chaos Years2008VideoHimself
Strapping Young Lad: Zen2005ShortHimself
Headbangers Ball2003TV SeriesHimself

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