Net Worth: $15 Million
- Age 61 years old
- Birth Place Rockford, Illinois
- Full Name Brad Carlson
- Nationality American
- Date of Birth June 12, 1951
- Occupation Musician, archivist
Bun E. Carlos, born on 12th June 1951, is the popular stage name of the famous drummer Brad M. Carlson. He is a member of the rock band “Cheap Trick”. Bun’s net worth has been estimated to be $ 15 Million.
He was born in Rockford, Illinois. Apart from being a musician, Bun is also an archivist and maintains the recordings of all the band shows performed till date.
Bun E. Carlos was the one who offered the position of the lead singer to Robin Zander when Zander’s contract expired with the band he was with. Carlos has performed many shows, and also has a few writing credits to his name the most notable being the solo track from “Who D’King’”. His wealth comes from this source too.
He continues to popularize and market his brand of coffee today. Carlos is also associated with many other bands, the most famous being, “Tinted Windows” which comprised of Adam Schlesinger formerly of “Fountains of Wayne”, Taylor Hanson of “Hanson” and also James Iha the former guitarist of “Smashing Pumpkins” and performed publicly on 20th March 2009 at SXSW in Texas.
Later on Carlos suffered from back problems, because of which he had to miss out on the Cheap Trick tours. Carlos’s favorite musical instruments are those belonging to Ludwig such as drums and drumheads. He also uses the signature Wilson glows and Pro Mark signature drumsticks. Carlos once again made his debut at SXSW with the help of his new project named “Candy Golde” featuring Rick Rizzo, Nicholas Tremulis and John Stirratt.