Full name: Chris Themelco
Instrument: Guitar/ Vocals
Equipment: Jackson Rhoads RR1, Jackson Soloist SLS3, Jackson Stars Rhoads, Kemper Profiling Amp, Mesa Mark IV, Line 6 Wireless, Korg Tuners, DSL Straps, Dunlop Tortex III picks.
When did you start playing?:
2004 when I was 15
Why did you start playing?:
My dad played guitar a lot and when my parents separated I inherited his guitar, shortly after I got into Metal and the rest is history
Describe yourself in 3 words:
Optimistic, Dedicated, Determined
Where do you see yourself in 5 year?:
Hopefully continuing along this incredible journey with this incredibly talented group of people.
What is your best trait/ worst habit:
Determination/ Losing focus on other important things due to said determination
Song to play live: I, Architect, De6enerate
Gig you’ve played: Wake Up 2014/ Taiwan.
Band: Children of Bodom and Dark Tranquillity
Gig you’ve been to: Ohh… Children Of Bodom ’08, tied with Iron Maiden somewhere in time tour
Food/ Drink: Medium rare steak, any day of the week. With a nice red to go with it!
Quote: “You can’t find something until you’ve lost it”