Garbage is an American-Scottish alternative rock band formed in Madison, Wisconsin, in 1993. The group consists of Scottish musician Shirley Manson (lead vocals) and American musicians Duke Erikson (bass, rhythm guitar, keyboards), Steve Marker (lead guitar), and Butch Vig (drums). All four members are involved in songwriting and production. The band have counted worldwide album sales of over 17 million units. Band Biography. Source: Wikipedia.