Christian Andreu

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Christian Andreu
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@ Hellfest 2013
Background information
Born (1976-11-15) November 15, 1976 (age 38)
Genres Groove metal, progressive metal, death metal
Occupation(s) Musician
Instruments Guitar
Years active 1996–present
Labels Gabriel Editions
Boycott Records
Next Music
Listenable Records
Prosthetic Records
Roadrunner Records
Associated acts Familha Artús

Christian Roger Andreu (born November 15, 1976) is a French musician who is the guitarist of Gojira and was the guitarist for Familha Artús.


Christian Andreu's influences include bands such as Morbid Angel, Metallica, Death, Slayer, Tool and classical music. His favorite musicians are Metallica, Tool, La Tordue, Barbara, Jacques Brel, Brassens...[1]

He was also in a band called Familha Artús in 2007.[2]


  • Jackson RR1t
  • Jackson RR Custom (with "G” inlay on 12th fret)
  • Jackson RR5
  • Gibson Explorer (on The Link Alive)
Amplifiers and Cabinets
  • EVH 5150 III 100 watt HEAD (L'enfant Sauvage – Now)
  • EVH 5150 III 4×12 Cab (Christian has started using EVH in 2009 on Gojira's first headlining tour in US)
  • Mesa Boogie Dual Rectifier (Terra Incognita – The Link)
  • Peavey 6505+, 6505, 5150, 5150 II (From Mars to Sirius – The Way of All flesh)
  • Boss TU-2 Chromatic Tuner
  • MXR Smart-Gate
  • MXR Carbon Copy Delay

Note: Before deal with Dunlop, he was using Boss NS-2


With Gojira[edit]

as Godzilla
as Gojira

With Familha Artús[edit]

  • Òrb (2007)