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Interview with guitarist Lars Chriss


Interview with guitarist Lars Chriss of Lion's Share 



Quick Facts:
Name: Lars Chriss
Birth date: November 2
Place of birth: Sweden
Favorite album of all time? Black Sabbath "Mob Rules"
What is the first CD or LP you ever bought? KISS - Love Gun
Favorite musician: Ronnie James Dio
Favorite band or group: KISS (1974 to 1992) and Black Sabbath (especially Dio and Tony Martin era)
As you describe yourself ? Loyal, strong-willed.

Lars, what are your most recently completed projects? 
The last 2-3 years I've been producing and mixing albums for other bands full time. Check out some samples here: www.noterious.eu/?page_id=45

How did you become a guitarist?
I heard KISS when I was 8 years old.

Who is your favorite guitar player of all time?
Gary Moore in the 80s.

Who are your main musical and guitar influences? 
Black Sabbath, DIO, Judas Priest / Gary Moore, George Lynch, Michael Schenker, Tony Iommi, Wolf Hoffman.

Up to this point in your career, what has been your most memorable moment?
LION'S SHARE opening for DIO, Manowar and Motörhead on the "Monsters Of The Millennium" tour. 

What is next for "Lion's Share", any new albums, or tours? 
We have 9-10 songs written for a new album, but due to my big workload mixing and producing other bands we haven't decided on a release date. I doubt we will do any shows before the next album is released.

To end the interview, a phrase you want to leave ....  
Follow me and Lion's Share at: www.lionsshare.org