Mike Watt is an American bass guitarist, singer and songwriter. He is best-known for co-founding the rock bands Minutemen, Dos, and Firehose. Mike is the bassist for the reunited Iggy and the Stooges. In November 2008, Watt received the Bass Player Magazine lifetime achievement award, presented by Flea, of the Red Hot Chilli Peppers. On his Laney Nexus Amp and Cabs Mike says “the Laney amps sounded so good, I sh*t you not. I’ve had to use other brands with the stooges almost all the time the last seven years”!!!