Buckcherry is a Los Angeles rock 'n' roll band formed in 1995. The band released two albums before dissolving in summer 2002 after lead singer Josh Todd left to pursue a solo career. The band reformed in 2005 with a completely new rhythm section to release their third album, and score their biggest mainstream hit to-date with Crazy Bitch.
Buckcherry was formed after Josh Todd met guitarist Keith Nelson through their tattoo artist after discovering a common love of AC/DC. The duo made a few demos before being joined by bassist Jonathan Brightman and drummer Devon Glenn. Buckcherry began performing the Hollywood club scene, receiving a strong, local following due to their old school Rock N' Roll vibe.
The band added a second guitarist, Yogi, and were signed to Records? shortly after. The band released their self titled debut in 1999 to critical praise. The album, produced by Terry Date, who produced albums for Soundgarden, Mother Love Bone, and Pantera, and ex-Sex Pistols Steve Jones, produced three modern rock chart hits with the singles, Lit Up, Check Your Head, and ...
years active 1995-2002, 2005-Present (time) status Active
country Los Angeles, California, United States music genre Hard Rock
current members Josh Todd
website Official site