Chris Thirtle

Chris Thirtle

What was your first instrument?
Wesley bass guitar.

The most embarrassing guitar you’ve owned?
BC Rich Warlock.

What are the top 3 gigs you’ve ever been to?
Pulled Apart By Horse, Underoath and Robert Plant.

Favourite South Park episode?
Mysterion episodes.

Favourite pedal?
Ibanez Tube Screamer.

Your favourite gear that you constantly use?
Orange Rockerverb MKII.

Favourite quote from which movie?
"No, I am your Father." - The Empire Strikes Back.

Current favourite amp?
Blackstar HT5 Combo.

What was the first CD you ever bought?
Greenday's American Idiot.

Most played song?
Material Girl by Madonna.

Last track played?
Come As You Are by Nirvana.

What is the coolest gig you have ever played?
Milton Keynes indoor snow centre.

Musical weapon of choice?
American Standard Telecaster.

Favourite horror film?
Alien.

If you were on Death Row, what would be your last meal request?
Meat Feast Pizza.

Who is the main artist that has highly influenced you in music?
Peter Andre.

Favourite all-time film?
Blade Runner.

In your opinion, the best all-time album is...?
Dark Side Of The Moon.

If you could jam with any of your music heroes (dead or alive), who would it be?
Kurt Cobain.

What would be your absolute dream guitar?
A vintage Telecaster.

Do you have any party tricks?
Flawless Star Wars knowledge.

What’s your best cocktail drink?
Mojito.

What fillings are in your perfect sandwich?
BLT.

Do you have any non-music related hobbies outside of work?
Cosplay.

Where did you play your first gig?
Fat Lil's, Witney.

If you could live in any state in America, which would it be?
Texas.

What’s your proudest moment?
Meeting Mark Hamill.

Most embarrassing gig story?
Crying after meeting Mark Hamill.

First song you learnt all the lyrics to?
Smells Like Teen Spirit.