Michael David Watt (born December 20, 1957is an American bassist, vocalist and songwriter.Watt co-founded and played bass guitar for the rock bands Minutemen (1980–1985), Dos (1985–present), and Firehose (1986–1994). He began a solo career with the 1994 album Ball-Hog or Tugboat?, he has since released three additional solo albums, most recently in 2010 with Hyphenated-man. He is also the frontman for the supergroup Big Walnuts Yonder (2008–present), a member of the art rock group Banyan (1997–present) and is involved with several other musical projects. From 2003 until 2013, he was the bass guitarist for The Stooges.
1995 – Ball-Hog or Tugboat?
1997 – Contemplating the Engine Room
2004 – The Secondman’s Middle Stand
2011 – Hyphenated-Man