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PROFESSIONAL STUDIO AND LIVE SESSION DRUMMER
Chris Williams is the drummer for UK metal band Shrapnel and the live drummer for Irish thrash metal band Gama Bomb. He is available for live and studio sessions for various rock and metal genres.
Known throughout the UK Metal scene for his powerful, solid, and dynamic drumming, along with his fast double bass playing, Chris has a growing reputation outside of his UK base. He has performed at major European festivals such as Hellfest and Pitfest, alongside performing with international acts such as Spanish thrash band Crisix, and was shortlisted to play for thrash legends Testament. He will soon be making his first trip to Central America with Gama Bomb at Life After Death Festival, Mexico.
Chris' work can be heard on the Shrapnel releases 'Decade of Decimation' (EP, 2019), 'Palace For The Insane' (Album, 2020), and their upcoming full-length release in 2023. He recently made his Gama Bomb recording debut, performing on their cover of The Pogues' classic 'If I Should Fall From Grace With God'.
He has worked with numerous world-renowned producers such as Russ Russell (Napalm Death, Evile, At The Gates), Scott Atkins (Cradle of Filth, Vader, Stampin' Ground), Samuel Turbitt (Scarecrow, Unfathomable Ruination), and most recently Jens Bogren (Amon Amarth, Devin Townsend, Soilwork, Sepultura).
A SELECTION OF STUDIO AND LIVE FOOTAGE
Chris Williams is endorsed by Remo Drumheads, The London Drumstick Company, and uses Tama Drums, Zildjian Cymbals, Tuner Fish Lug Locks & Accessories.
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