mike watt's hoot page

here's a site put up on the web by me to let folks know what's up in my wack life

I live in pedro
I work the thudstaff
I jam econo

("soft and gentle?" think again)


watt in 1979  d. boon in 1983  watt self-portrait on june 17, 2023

"the man in the van

inkan for watt

w/a bass in his hand"


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* next watt gigs *




il sogno del marinaio

we sally forth in europe in support of our third album!

"terzo tour 2024"

may 15 to june 16

read the tour diary!




mike watt + the missingmen

featuring original missingmen tom watson and raul morales

saturday, june 29 at 10 pm
at the charleston
114 e commonwealth av
fullerton, ca
(714) 415-2107

sunday, july 14 at 4 pm
dave childs' punk rock bbq!
at harvelle's
1432 4th st
santa monica, ca
(310) 395-1676

tuesday, july 30 at 8 pm
opening for x!
at the belly up tavern
143 s cedros av
solana beach, ca
(858) 481-8140

thursday, august 8 at 8 pm
at cabin creek
517 ocean front walk
venice, ca
(310) 985-2099




jumpstarted plowhards

toddski + jimmy's turn to celebrate the stooges w/me!

friday, june 28 at 9:45 pm
at the sardine
1101 s pacific av
san pedro, ca
(424) 287-2408

wednesday, july 10 at 9:15 pm
at the bamboo club
3522 e anaheim st
long beach, ca
(562) 343-2534





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hootpage.com = mikewatt.com

mike watt
maintains this web site
after creating it on:

november 10, 1996


last update:

june 16, 2024




5 this site dedicated to d boon

shot of d. boon breaking the ice

"get your hands in there and feel what the people are all about!"

(hear some 1985 spiels from d boon)




w/additional inspiration from john coltrane

john coltrane in 1957

"I the oblation and I the flame into which it is offered
I am the fire of the world and this world's mother and grandfather
I am om om om om om om!"


(hear a 1958 interview w/john coltrane)





for gigs watt works the wattplower bass which he
helped design w/the good people at reverend guitars


reverend guitars 'wattplower' mark II bass


watt digs his bergantino forte hp amp and its nxtse212 speakerbox

bergantino audiosystems


and his barefaced super twin and super compact speakerboxes

barefaced


plus his dna 1350 amp and dns-112nm speakerbox

david nordschow amplification


and uses d'addario nyxl 40-95 bass strings

d'addario nyxl 40-95 bass strings




shovelsarea still under constructionare busy!





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