Guitarist known for his use The Knack, a 1980s pop group finest remembered because of its chart-topping strike “My Sharona.” He also performed with such rings and music artists as The Cowsills and Robby Krieger. The Knack’s business lead vocalist, Doug Fieger, asked Averre to try out with the music group. In 1979, The Knack’s popular track, “My Sharona,” was presented around the soundtrack of Fact Bites. He was raised near LA, California. He once toured with vocalist Bette Midler.