Chris Marple (born May 31, 1983) is an American Musician Best know as a metal/hard rock guitarist. Marple is currently writing/recording a new album with "Signal The Revolution" After joining the band in January 2012 as the new Rhythm/Lead guitarist. Chris will be taking over Lead Vocalist, Josh Carter's guitar playing duties allowing him to concentrate solely as a vocalist. Chris Marple has also been the touring rhythm/lead guitarist of FLAW along with Lance Arny after joining flaw in June 2010. Marple was also the lead guitarist / Primary songwriter for the now defunct Caldera (2004-2009) & Kentucky Death Wish (2009-2010). In 2010, Chris Marple announced plans for a solo project with former Caldera & KDW Bassist Marcus Goldsmith and new found drummer Nick Sexton. After 2 months of writing, this Project was put on the back burner due to Marple joining FLAW in July, 2010.
Chris Marple grew up in Louisville, Kentucky & attended Southern High School. Marple spent most of his younger years playing ice hockey, riding motocross and building his desire for music playing drums. Later in his teens he began to pickup his fathers acoustic and learn ghow to play guitar. After High school, he began to pursue music very seriously, putting out adds and eventually hooking up with the band Execrate along with friend's Andy Russ, & Trey Landrum. Marple played many shows locally and on the road for over 3 years with Execrate. Opening for such acts as Hatebreed, 40 Below Summer, Flaw, Nonpoint, Run Devil Run, American Headcharge, Switched & Many More. After Leaving execrate, Marple then moved on to play drums in a project known as Flatlyne, Before leaving the kit behind and pursuing his guitar playing full time in 2002.