Chad Everett Gilbert
Also known as XChadballX, Captain Straightedge, Whats eating Gilbert
March 9, 1981
Coral Springs, Florida, US [1 ]
Pop punk, metalcore, melodic hardcore, [2 ] [3 ] [4 ] [5 ]
composer, record producer
Epitaph, Bridge 9, Geffen, Drive-Thru, Eulogy, Fiddler
New Found Glory, Shai Hulud, International Superheroes of Hardcore, Hazen Street, Paramore, What's Eating Gilbert, Fall Out Boy, A Day to Remember
Gibson Les Paul
Chad Everett Gilbert (born March 9, 1981) is an American musician and record producer. He is a founding member of the rock band [1 ] New Found Glory, for whom he plays lead guitar, composes music and provides backing vocals. He was also the lead vocalist for New Found Glory's now-defunct side-project, International Superheroes of Hardcore. Additionally, Gilbert was the vocalist for the hardcore punk band Shai Hulud between 1995 and 1998, and he rejoined the band in 2012.
Gilbert recently began producing records, notably
H2O's and Nothing to Prove A Day to Remember's three most recent albums, , Homesick and What Separates Me from You . In 2010, Gilbert announced he would release solo material online, free of charge, Common Courtesy and has released several demos and 7" vinyl records under the name [6 ] What's Eating Gilbert. [7 ]
Personal life [ edit ]
Gilbert was briefly married to
Sherri DuPree from the indie rock band Eisley in February 2007; Gilbert and DuPree divorced later that year. Since 2008, he has been in a relationship with Paramore's lead vocalist and keyboardist Hayley Williams. [8 ] On December 31, 2014, Williams and Gilbert announced that they had become engaged after Gilbert proposed on Christmas Day. [9 ] [10 ] [11 ]
On January 26, 2010, Gilbert reported that "suspicious cells" had been found in his
thyroid and he would be getting half his thyroid surgically removed. Four days later, Gilbert posted on his Twitter that the surgery had been a success and no cancer had been found. [12 ]
Discography [ edit ]
With Shai Hulud [ edit ]
With New Found Glory [ edit ]
With International Superheroes of Hardcore [ edit ]
With What's Eating Gilbert [ edit ]
With Hazen Street [ edit ]
Production credits [ edit ]
Collaborations [ edit ]
See also [ edit ]
References [ edit ]
^ a b "IMDb > Chad Gilbert > Biography". IMDb . Retrieved . 2009-07-30
^ "New Found Glory". All Music . Retrieved . 2009-07-30
^ "New Found Glory Profile Page". Music Emissions . Retrieved . 2009-07-30
^ "New Found Glory Biography". Artists Direct . Retrieved . 2009-07-08
^ "Shai Hulud, page 1 – Calendar – Seattle Weekly". 2008 . Retrieved . 2008-09-19
^ Reid, Sean (September 2008). "New Found Glory Confirms He's Dating Hayley Williams". Alter The Press! . Retrieved . February 11, 2014
^ Hogan, Marc (March 13, 2013). "Hayley Williams on Love, Haters, and 'Paramore's Soap Opera. '" Spin . Retrieved . February 11, 2014
^ Gilbert, Chad
^ Homesick: Special Edition Deluxe (Booklet). A Day to Remember. Victory. 2009. p. 34. VR550.
^ What Separates Me from You (Booklet). A Day to Remember. Victory. 2010. VR603.
^ Common Courtesy (Digital booklet). A Day to Remember. ADTR, LLC. 2013.
^ All the Ways You Let Me Down (Digital booklet). Candy Hearts. Bridge Nine Records. 2014.
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