Chris first started taking acoustic guitar lessons aged 15, and began teaching himself electric guitar after hearing Joe Satriani's 'Flying in a Blue Dream'.
From then on he was driven to master as many facets of the instrument has he could.
His influences are wide-ranging and include guitarists like Joe Satriani, Yngwie Malmsteen and Jimi Hendrix (among many others), classic Hard Rock Bands from AC\DC to ZZ Top as well as Orchestral and World Music.
Chris is a graduate of the Munich Guitar Institute (MGI) in Germany where he studied with French Jazz/Fusion Guitarist Phillippe Caillat and Mario Neunkirchen, Author of the "Fusion Guitar Workbook".
He also plays with Birmingham Hard Rock band REDLINE.