Mike Malinin
Birth nameMichael Theodore Malinin
Born (1967-10-10) October 10, 1967 (age 53)
OriginWashington, D.C., United States
GenresRock, alternative rock, pop rock
Occupation(s)Drummer, producer
Years active1994–present
LabelsMetal Blade, Warner, Warner Bros.
Associated actsGoo Goo Dolls, Tanya Tucker, FORTY MARSHAS, The Strange Faces

Michael Theodore Malinin (born October 10, 1967) is an American musician known for his work as drummer of the Goo Goo Dolls. He has been drumming for Tanya Tucker since 2016.


From December 1994 until December 27, 2013, Malinin played drums for the Goo Goo Dolls.[1]

Malin serves as music director and drummer for country musician Tanya Tucker.[citation needed]

Malinin has contributed articles to Modern Drummer magazine and the "Louder than Stigma" blog.[citation needed]


  1. ^ Nguyen, Dean Van (16 November 2014). "Goo Goo Dolls ex-drummer Michael Malinin sues former bandmates". NME.