Chris Shiflett’s long career path has seen him perform in many bands and genres. After starting out with the punk rock bands No Use for a Name and Me First and the Gimme Gimmes, he landed with arena rockers Foo Fighters and pursued a solo career playing twangy country rock. Through it all, he’s tapped into his deep, lifelong love of rock and roll. Although he’s often a lead player, Shiflett has an ear for a memorable riff. Here are the top five that changed his life.

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