Brian Patrick Carroll (born May 13, 1969), known professionally as Buckethead, is an American musician,
who has worked within many genres of music. His music spans many diverse areas such as progressive metal, funk, blues, bluegrass, ambient, and avant-garde music.
Buckethead was a member of Axl Rose’s outfit from 2000 to 2004, and he was replaced two years later by Bumblefoot.
Buckethead is famous for wearing a KFC bucket on his head.