Chris Cheney is a Capricorn who is best known as the frontman and guitarist for the Australian psychobilly band The Living End. He is also the band's main songwriter.
Cheney was born on January 2, 1975 in Australia. He first picked up a guitar at the age of eleven, and soon began writing his own songs. In 1993, he formed The Living End with bassist Scott Owen and drummer Travis Demsey.
The band's unique blend of punk, rockabilly, and country quickly gained them a devoted following, and they released their self-titled debut album in 1998. The album was a huge success, reaching #1 on the ARIA charts and earning them a Grammy nomination.
The Living End have released eight studio albums in total, and Cheney's distinctive guitar playing and songwriting have made them one of the most successful punk bands in Australia.