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Chad Smith

Chad Smith

Real/full name:
Chad Smith
Place of origin:
United States (St. Louis, Missouri)


American drummer Chad began playing at 12 and by 14 was performing professionally. In 1985, he began working with Heaven’s Flame, in 1987 he was with Mary Burns, in 1990 with Anacrusis, in 1992 with London Calling, in 1994 with Pavlov’s Dog. In 1997 he replaced Deen Castronovo in G//Z/R, who had moved on to Ozzy’s band, and then later Journey. Chad’s playing is a combination of influences ranging ...


Not to be confused with the drummer for the Red Hot Chili Peppers.


Drums (2005-present)

2005 Ohmwork Drums


Drums (1990-1992)

1991 Manic Impressions Drums

Heaven's Flame

Drums (1985-1986)

Kenn Nardi

Drums (2014-present)

Added by: Thrash_Metal_Fury Modified by: Gutterscream
Added on: 2011-04-12 03:26:19 Last modified on: 2017-07-09 14:59:00
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