Chris Skelton – Bass




“Older than the rest of them”


“Musicman Stingray 1992, TC Electronic BH500 with two 2×10 cabs, a few pedals and a trusty Honda Accord named “Dave”

Favourite drink?

“Coffee…strong and black!”

Best gig or concert you’ve been to?

“Red Hot Chili Peppers at the Arene de Nimes in about 2001”

When and how did you start playing bass?

“I was bought my first bass at age 16. A friend showed me the basslines to Mountain Song and Up The Beach by Jane’s Addiction, and I knew I wanted to play bass after that”

What did you have for breakfast?

“Full English…It’s a Saturday morning ritual”

Any pets?

“A 10 year old Jack Russell called Roobarb”

Favourite song to play live?

“No One Knows by Queens of the Stone Age”

What music are you listening to now?

“Guns ‘n’ Roses – Use Your Illusion I & II”

Who would win a fight between Pooh and Piglet

“Piglet, of course!”