Chris Michael Taylor
Chris Michael Taylor
Nashville, TN
Musician / Vocalist
27 year old Rock Guitarist/Vocalist currently in Nashville, TN. Style is high energy blues/melodic rock/pop, Acoustic and R&B. Heavily influenced by classic rock and guitar heroes such as Eddie Van Halen, George Lynch, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Warren DeMartini, and Nuno Bettencourt as well as pop artists Michael Jackson, Justin Timberlake, Bruno Mars etc.
Current Projects
Chris Michael Taylor -S olo Acoustic Project
Chris Michael Taylor band (Pop/Rock)
Lead guitar - Carmine and Vinny Appice Drum Wars
Performance Experience
Carmine and Vinny Appice Drum Wars
2012 M3 festival, Broadcast live on HD Net and 20,000 in attendance
2012 Riverbend Festival, Chattanooga TN, with Drum Wars and Michael Angelo Batio
July 20th 2012 with Winger, Hickory NC
Opened for national acts such as
Dokken, Slaughter, Faster Pussycat, Bulletboys, Eddie Money, Queensryche, and Ratt
Performed in shows across United States including BB Kings Blues Club in New York City
Performed onstage with names such as:
Rudy Sarzo (Quiet Riot, Whitesnake, Ozzy Osbourne)
Kip Winger (Winger)
Carmine Appice (Ozzy Osbourne, Rod Stewart, Cactus, Blue Murder)
Vinny Appice (Black Sabbath, DIO)
Robert Mason (Warrant, Lynch Mob)
Mark Kendall (Great White)
Sean McNabb (Dokken, House of Lords)
Elliot Rubinson (Michael Schenker Group, owner Dean Guitars and ddrum)
Michael Sweet (Stryper)
Tommy DeCarlo (Boston)
Gary Greene (Hootie & the Blowfish)