Buckethead is an American guitarist. He has released 300+ studio albums, four special releases, and one EP. His music spans many diverse areas such as progressive metal, funk, blues, bluegrass, ambient, and avant-garde.
Buckethead is famous for wearing a KFC bucket on his head, and an expressionless plain white mask, which, according to him, was inspired by seeing "Halloween 4: The Return of Michael Myers." He also incorporates nunchaku and robot dancing into his stage performances.
Buckethead has received critical acclaim for his electric guitar playing, and is considered one of today's most innovative guitarists.