|Birth name||Mark Allen Mothersbaugh|
|Born||May 18, 1950|
Akron, Ohio, United States
|Genres||New wave, punk rock, hardcore punk, post-punk, synth-punk, electropunk, synth-pop, electronic rock, film score|
|Occupation(s)||Singer-songwriter, composer, multi-instrumentalist, record producer, music programmer, author, visual artist|
|Instruments||Vocals, synthesizer, guitar, keyboards|
Mark Allen Mothersbaugh (born May 18, 1950) is an American singer-songwriter, composer, multi-instrumentalist, record producer, music programmer, author and visual artist.
Early years[change | change source]
Mothersbaugh was born in Akron, Ohio to Robert Mothersbaugh and Mary Margaret. His parents are of English, German and Swiss descent.
Personal life[change | change source]
Mothersbaugh married Anita Greenspan who is Jewish and had 2 daughters named Hope Mothersbaugh and Margaret Mothersbaugh.