Brian Wheat

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Brian Wheat
Birth name Brian Thomas Wheat
Born (1963-11-05) November 5, 1963 (age 54)
Origin U.S.
Genres Hard rock
Blues rock
Heavy metal
Occupation(s) Bass Guitarist, Songwriter
Instruments Bass
Years active 1982–present
Labels Geffen, Tesla Electric Company Recordings
Associated acts Tesla, Soulmotor

Brian Wheat (born November 5, 1963 in Sacramento, California) best known as the bass guitarist of the band Tesla.[1] He formed the band City Kidd in 1982, with his friend Frank Hannon. After adding Tommy Skeoch, Jeff Keith and Troy Luccketta to the lineup, the band signed with Geffen Records and changed their name to Tesla.

J Street Recorders studio[edit]

Brian owns a recording studio by the name of J Street Recorders in Sacramento, California. Bands such as Papa Roach, Tesla, Pat Travers, Deftones, Kodiak Jack, Flashfires and many others have recorded there[citation needed].


  1. ^ Huey, Steve; Leahey, Andrew. "Biography: Tesla". Allmusic. Retrieved 7 July 2010.

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