Shifty Shellshock Biography


Shifty Shellshock

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Birth Name: Shifty Shellshock
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Birth Country: United States
Height: 5 Feet 7 Inch
Birth Sign: virgo
Age:   42 Years
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Seth Brooks Binzer (born August 23, 1974) is an American music artist. He is also known by his stage name Shifty Shellshock. He is popular in the world for being a co-founder and front man of the band Crazy Town. He was born in Los Angeles, California, United States of America to Rollin Binze, award-winning art director, designer, artist and filmmaker, who, among other things, produced and directed the feature film, Ladies and Gentlemen: The Rolling Stones. He was raised in California and he also spent part of his childhood in Marblehead, Massachusetts. There is no information about his educational background.

Binzer is a married man. He married Melissa Clark in 2002. They have one children together, a son named Halo. however, his relation with her didn't last that long. In 2011, his wife, Melissa filed for divorce, stating irreconcilable differences. He was also involved in extra marital affairs. He dated Jasmine Lennard in 2010. they announced their engagement in 2012 but separated shortly after following Binzer's arrest and subsequent charges for battery on another female and drug possession. This couple also have a son named Phoenix.

Since his childhood, he was addicted to music. He had a love for a wide genre of bands, such as The Cure, Cypress Hill, LL Cool J, Beastie Boys, and John Cougar Mellencamp and his co-writer, M.J.Ludowise. He discovered his own personal style of music and began to record albums of his own with the Beastie Boys serving as his main inspiration.In 1992, Seth met his fellow Crazy Town front-man, Bret Mazur. They began working together under the name The Brimstone Sluggers. In 1999, this fellow mated formed the group called the Crazy Town. In 2000, they was signed to tour with Ozzfest. however, they were forced to withdraw after only two weeks when Binzer was arrested after he threw a chair through a window while he was drunk.

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Born in Los Angeles, California

1974 23rd of August

He was from an upper class family. He was born in Los Angeles, California, United States of America to Rollin Binze, award-winning art director, designer, artist and filmmaker, who, among other things, produced and directed the feature film, Ladies and Gentlemen: The Rolling Stones. He was raised in California and he also spent part of his childhood in Marblehead, Massachusetts.

 

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Formed the group called the Crazy Town

1999

In 1992, Seth met his fellow Crazy Town front-man, Bret Mazur. They began working together under the name The Brimstone Sluggers. In 1999, this fellow mate formed the group called the Crazy Town and since then they released many songs.

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Released their debut album

2000 of November

The group released their single, Butterfly. It reached number one on the Billboard Hot 100 chart, prompting sales of their debut album, The Gift of Game, to exceed 1.5 million. Their debut album gave them lots of fame and money however, their 2002 follow-up album, Darkhorse was a commercial failure by comparison, and the band broke up shortly after its release. 

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Signed with Ozzfest

2000 of February

In 2000, they were signed to tour with Ozzfest. However, they were forced to withdraw after only two weeks when Binzer was arrested after he threw a chair through a window while he was drunk. However, the same year they were able to release their debut album.

 

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Spent three months in the California Institution

2001

Shifty is an addict. In 2001, in an interview with Rolling Stone, he admitted that he spent three months in the California Institution for Men following an attempted burglary, to selling and using recreational drugs over a period of several years, as well as to struggling with drug addiction.

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Married to Melissa Clark

2002

Binzer is a married man. He dated  Melissa Clark for few years and finally married her in 2002. They have one children together, a son named Halo. They lived happily together for about a decade; however something wrong happened in their relationship in 2011.

 

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Released his own debut solo album

2004

Binzer started his solo career. He released his own debut solo album, Happy Love Sick in 2004. He released two singles from the album: "Slide Along Side" a pan-European hit for Shifty that reached No. 29 in the UK with moderate chart success in Italy, France, Germany, Sweden and Switzerland. However, his follow up single, "Turning Me On", did not chart.

 

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Dated Jasmine Lennard

2010

When he was in married relation with his wife, Melissa Clark, he began dating Melissa Clark in 2010. This extra marital affair is also the one reason which leads Melissa Clark to file a divorced case with him.

 

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Started the group, Shifty and The Big Shots

2010

After spending lots of time in his solo career, in 2010, Binzer fronted the group, Shifty and The Big Shots. This group released their first single, "Save Me", on July 6, 2010, and followed it up with the single "City of Angels".

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Divorced with Melissa Clark

2011

In 2011, his wife, Melissa filed for divorce, stating irreconcilable differences. They remained in the married life for about a decade and they also had one child together during this married. He was also involved in extra marital affairs.

 

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Arrested for his immoral activities with his girlfriend

2011 27th of March

He has been arrested lots of time in his life from his addiction to drugs and his immoral activities. On March 27, 2011, police responded to a report of a domestic disturbance between Binzer and his girlfriend. He was accused of illegal act and was arrested for outstanding warrants and released later that day.

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Engaged with Jasmine Lennard

2012

After dating Jasmine Lennard for about two years, this couple announces their engagement in 2012 but separated shortly after following Binzer's arrest and subsequent charges for battery on another female and drug possession. This couple also has a son named Phoenix.

 

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