Kent State University
Reaches Billboard Top 50 with "The Lego Movie" soundtrack
Works with Wes Anderson for first time on "Bottle Rocket"
Composes theme tune to "Rugrats" (Nickelodeon, 1991-2004)
Scores first movie, "Human Highway"
Forms new wave pioneers Devo
Mothersbaugh's signature thick glasses aren't merely for image purposes - he has been severely near-sighted his whole life and was nearly declared legally blind as a child.