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Chris DeGarmo

Chris DeGarmo

Real/full name:
Christopher Lee DeGarmo
52 (born Jun 14th, 1963)
Place of origin:
United States (Wenatchee, Washington)


Chris is mostly known as the guitarist of Queensrÿche, the band he co-founded, and (co-)wrote most of the material for, during their most commercially succesful period.

He quit Queensrÿche to become a commercial airline pilot.


After leaving Queensrÿche, he formed Spys4Darwin with Mike Inez and Sean Kinney of Alice in Chains and Vin Dombroski of Sponge. They released a 6-track EP.

He also toured as a member of Jerry Cantrell's band during his "Degradation Trip" tour.

He played the NFC Wild Card Playoff Game Halftime Show at Qwest Field in Seattle in January 8, 2011, with Michael Wilton, Mike Inez of Alice in ...


Guitars (1982-1997, 2003)

1983 Queen of the Reich (Single) Guitars, Vocals (backing)
1983 Queensrÿche (EP) Guitars
1984 Warning (Single) Vocals (backing), Guitars
1984 Take Hold of the Flame (Single) Vocals (backing), Guitars
1984 The Warning Vocals (backing), Guitars
1985 Live in Tokyo (Video) Vocals (backing), Guitars
1986 Gonna Get Close to You (Single) Vocals (backing), Guitars
1986 Rage for Order Guitars, Vocals (backing)
1988 Revolution Calling (Single) Guitars, Vocals (backing)
1988 Eyes of a Stranger (Single) Vocals (backing), Guitars
1988 The Sounds Machine EP 2 (Split) Guitars, Vocals (backing)
1988 Operation: Mindcrime Guitars (electric, acoustic and synth)
1989 I Don't Believe in Love (Single) Vocals (backing), Guitars
1989 Overseeing the Operation (EP) Guitars, Vocals (backing)
1989 Video: Mindcrime (Video) Vocals (backing), Guitars
1990 Silent Lucidity (Single) Keyboards, Guitars, Vocals (backing)
1990 Empire (Single) Guitars, Vocals (backing), Keyboards
1990 Empire Guitars (electric and acoustic), Keyboards on "Best I Can", Vocals (backing)
1991 Another Rainy Night (Without You) (Single) Guitars, Vocals (backing), Keyboards
1991 Jet City Woman (Single) Keyboards, Guitars, Vocals (backing)
1991 Operation: Livecrime (Live album) Guitars
1991 Operation: Livecrime (Video) Vocals (backing), Guitars
1992 Anybody Listening? (Single) Keyboards, Guitars, Vocals (backing)
1993 Real World (Single) Guitars, Vocals (backing)
1993 Building Empires (Video) Guitars, Vocals (backing), Keyboards
1994 I Am I (Single) Guitars, Vocals (backing)
1994 Bridge (Single) Guitars, Cello, Piano
1994 Promised Land Guitars, Piano, Cello, Sitar
1995 Someone Else? (Single) Sitar, Vocals (backing), Guitars
1997 Hear in the Now Frontier Guitars, Vocals (on Track 11)
1997 Sign of the Times (Single) Vocals (backing), Guitars
1997 spOOL (Single) Vocals (backing), Guitars
2003 Rhythm of Hope (Single) Guitars
2006 Face to Face (Split) Guitars
2014 Storming Detroit (Live album) Guitars
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Guitars (?-2002)

The Mob

Guitars (1981-1982)

1982 Demo (Demo) Guitars

Jerry Cantrell


Jerry Cantrell

2002 Selections from Degradation Trip (EP) Guitars (additional) (4)
2002 Anger Rising (Single) Guitars (additional)
2002 Degradation Trip Guitars (additional) (3)
2002 Degradation Trip - Volumes 1 & 2 Guitars (additional) (Disc 2) (9)


2003 Tribe Guitars
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