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Chris Shiflett

Biography

Lead guitarist for the rock and roll rings Foo Fighters, Zero Use for the Name, and Me personally First as well as the Gimme Gimmes. He started his musical profession using a glam punk group known as Shed Kittenz. As an electric outlet for his very own creative skill, he created a solo aspect task, the punk music group Jackson United. His sibling can be a musician using the group known as In person, aswell as Jackson United. The initial concert he ever went to was of Ronnie Adam Dio’s band.

Quick Facts


Full Name Chris Shiflett
Date Of Birth May 6, 1971
Place Of Birth Santa Barbara, CA
Profession Guitarist
Nationality American
Spouse Cara Shiflett
Children Eamon Riley, Liam John, Dashiell Ellis, The Pretender, Best of You, Learn To Fly
Siblings Scott Shiflett
Music Groups The Pretender, Best of You, Learn To Fly, Foo Fighters, Me First and the Gimme Gimmes, No Use for a Name, Jackson United, Viva Death
TV Shows Foo Fighters: Sonic Highways
Star Sign Taurus

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#Fact
1Lives in Los Angeles, California.
2Called "Shifty" by family, friends, and fans alike.
3Younger brother of musician Scott Shiflett.


Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Bosch2016TV Series writer - 1 episode
Glastonbury 20152015TV Series writer - 1 episode
Shaun the Sheep Movie2015writer: "HOME" - as Christopher Shiflett
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon2014TV Series writer - 1 episode
Late Show with David Letterman2011-2014TV Series writer - 2 episodes
Dancing with the Stars2011-2014TV Series writer - 2 episodes
Boyhood2014/Iwriter: "Let It Die"
The Voice UK2012-2013TV Series writer - 2 episodes
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno2011-2013TV Series writer - 16 episodes
Sound City2013Documentary writer: "The Man That Never Was"
Rage2008-2012TV Series writer - 2 episodes
Conan2011TV Series writer - 1 episode
Real Steel2011writer: "Miss the Misery" - as Christopher A. Shiflett
A Deeper Shade of Blue2011Documentary writer: "Free Me"
Idool 20112011TV Series writer - 1 episode
20 to 12011TV Series documentary writer - 1 episode
Beauty Day2011Documentary writer: "No Way Back", "DOA" - as Christopher A. Shiflett
Formula 1: BBC Sport2010TV Series 1 episode
Guitar Hero: Van Halen2009Video Game writer: "Best Of You"
Tony Hawk's Proving Ground2007Video Game writer: "The Pretender"
SingStar Amped2007Video Game writer: "Best Of You"
I Think I Love My Wife2007writer: "Tired of You"
The West Wing2006TV Series writer - 1 episode
The Perfect Score2004"All My Life"
Saturday Night Live2003TV Series writer - 1 episode
Orange County2002"The One"

Composer

Composer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Coastal Clash2004TV Movie documentary
One Winter Story2006Documentary

Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Cake Boy2005VideoClub Bartender

Music Department

Music Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
He's Barack Obama2009Video short musician

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Miles to Go Before I Sleep2016TV Movie documentaryHimself
A Fat Wreck2016DocumentaryHimself
Radio 1's Big Weekend Norwich 20152015TV Mini-SeriesHimself
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon2014TV SeriesHimself - Musical Guest: Foo Fighters
Sonic Highways2014TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself
60 Minutes2014TV Series documentaryHimself - Guitarist, Foo Fighters (segment "Foo Fighters")
Late Show with David Letterman2011-2014TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Top Ten List Presenter / Himself - Foo Fighters: Guitar
Austin City Limits Celebrates 40 Years2014Himself
Fading West2013DocumentaryHimself
Sound City2013DocumentaryHimself
SXSW Flashback 20112011TV MovieHimself
Foo Fighters: Back and Forth2011DocumentaryHimself
Foo Fighters: Live at Wembley Stadium2008Video documentary
Saturday Night Live2003-2007TV SeriesHimself
Foo Fighters: Hyde Park2006VideoHimself - Guitar
Special2005TV Series documentaryHimself
Punk Rock Holocaust2004VideoHimself - Me First and the Gimmie Gimmies
The 2003 Billboard Music Awards2003TV SpecialHimself
Foo Fighters: Everywhere But Home2003Video documentaryHimself

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
60 Minutes2015TV Series documentaryHimself - Guitarist, Foo Fighters (segment "Foo Fighters")
Video on Trial2006TV SeriesHimself - Accused

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