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Chevy Metal’s Chris Shiflett

Best known for his 6-string role in the Foo Fighters, Chris Shiflett, is enjoying the festival circuit with fellow Foo Taylor Hawkins in their cover band, Chevy Metal. The band tackles classic rock and metal songs from the ’60s, ’70s, and ’80s. Seen here, Shiflett grabbed his goldtop Gibson Les Paul for the Thin Lizzy song “Jailbreak.”

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