May 6, 1971 (52)
Chris Shiflett is an American musician and guitarist, best known for his work with the rock band Foo Fighters. Joining the band in 1999, Shiflett has been a significant part of their success, contributing to multiple Grammy Award-winning albums and worldwide tours.
Beyond his role in Foo Fighters, Shiflett has explored various musical avenues. He was a member of the punk band No Use for a Name and the punk rock cover band Me First and the Gimme Gimmes. His solo career includes the album “West Coast Town.”
Shiflett’s career is marked by collaborations with a range of artists and musicians. In Foo Fighters, he has worked closely with Dave Grohl, Nate Mendel, Taylor Hawkins, and Pat Smear, contributing to the band’s dynamic sound and global success. His involvement in Me First and the Gimme Gimmes included collaboration with musicians like Fat Mike and Joey Cape.