Dave Kushner Birthday & Fun Facts

Height, Age, Net Worth, Biography & More

Oluwatosin Michael
Jan 31, 2024 By Oluwatosin Michael
Originally Published on May 20, 2022
Dave Kushner is also a well-known writer and has been a music composer for many films and television series, including 'Sons Of Anarchy.'
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About Dave Kushner

Dave Kushner started playing guitar in the local bands from the early age of 16.
On November 16, 1966, Dave Kushner was born in San Diego, California, USA. His extended family belongs to Los Angeles, California.
David Kushner went to the Musicians Institute in Hollywood at the age of 18 before signing his first record deal at 20 years of age! Apart from being a great bass guitarist, Dave Kushner is also a composer and lyricist. He has written songs for many television programs, including 'Sons Of Anarchy,' whose theme song was written by him. In the beginning, the group was formed as a cover band in San Diego by his friends John Feldmann, Kelly Le Mieux, and Bobby Hewitt.

Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What is Dave Kushner's net worth?

Dave Kushner's net worth is between $ 1 million and $ 5 million, which he earned from his music career.

How much does Dave Kushner earn per year?

As Dave Kushner is a musician and guitarist, the exact earnings per year cannot be calculated as it keeps on fluctuating. Still, we can conclude that he earns pretty well as he has a considerable net worth earned only through his music career.

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How tall is Dave Kushner?

The rhythm guitarist is 5 ft 9 in tall (175 cm.). David Kushner has light brown eyes.

How old is Dave Kushner?

Born on November 16, 1966, Dave Kushner is 56 years old. Being born in November, the rhythm guitarist has Scorpio as his zodiac sign.

Childhood And Education

David Kushner attended his high school along with the guitar legend Slash (Saul Hudson, the British-American guitarist). He then used to attend Slash's shows of that time with the band 'Tidus Sloan.'

Family, Romance, And Relationships

Who is Dave Kushner's partner?

David Kushner is married to Christine Kushner. They got married in 2003 but had been dating since 1993. The couple does not have any children.

Career And Professional Highlights

Best Known For…

David Kushner also became the musical director for the touring band of Dave Navarro, who was the guitarist of 'Jane's Addiction.'
David Kushner was initially a member of 'Zilch,' the hard rock group formed by former Japan guitarist Hideto 'Hide' Matsumoto (X Japan) and friends. But Hide died before releasing their debut album 'Skyjin,' later released in 2001.
Dave Kushner was also once a member of the 'Velvet Revolver' group, formed by three men, guitarist Slash, bassist Duff McKagan and drummer Matt Sorum. 'Guns N' Roses' bassist Duff McKagan was on his tour to Japan with his group Loaded when he met Dave Kushner, who then played with 'Zilch,' the Japanese hard rock group. This way, Dave Kushner joined ‘Velvet Revolver.’
David Kushner was once a member of 'Danzig,' 'Wasted Youth,' 'Sugartooth,' 'Electric Love Hogs,' 'Zilch,' 'Loaded,' 'Cyco Miko' and more recently collaborated with 'Scars On Broadway' guitarist Franky Perez. He has also given music for many album tracks.
In 2013, Dave Kushner uploaded his debut youtube video, 'My Cooperstown Pins,' which received alarming views.
Dave Kushner is known to be working with Indian singer and actress Shruti Haasan.

Charity Work

David Kushner is a guitarist who sometimes performs for charity shows. Once when he was with the 'Hellcat Saints' group, he had performed for a show benefiting the cancer patients.

What awards has Dave Kushner won?

David Kushner has been credited with the following awards: Kerrang! Award for Best International Newcomer when he was with the Velvet Revolver, Grammy Award for Best Hard Rock Performance for his work 'Slither' and ASCAP (American Society of Composers, Authors, and Publishers) Award for the work 'This Life.'

Dave Kushner's Hobbies And Interests

The main and the only hobby of Dave Kushner is music.

Other Interesting Dave Kushner Facts And Trivia

David Kushner has written and composed songs for many television series.
David Kushner and Christine Kushner married after a long ten years of courtship!
David Kushner and Christine have been together for the last 29 years.

Main image credit: s_bukley / Shutterstock.

Dave Kushner Birthday & Fun Facts Facts

Birth Name

David Kushner

Date of Birth




Place of Birth

San Diego



175 cm

Eye Color

Dark Brown


Musician, Guitarist

Net Worth



Christine Kushner
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Written by Oluwatosin Michael

Bachelor of Science specializing in Microbiology

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Oluwatosin MichaelBachelor of Science specializing in Microbiology

With a Bachelor's in Microbiology from the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, Ogun State, Oluwatosin has honed his skills as an SEO content writer, editor, and growth manager. He has written articles, conducted extensive research, and optimized content for search engines. His expertise extends to leading link-building efforts and revising onboarding strategies. 

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