Mick Whitnall

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Mick Whitnall
Born (1968-11-07) 7 November 1968 (age 48)
Doncaster, Yorkshire
Occupation(s) Musician
Instruments Guitar, backing vocals
Years active 1988-present
Associated acts Babyshambles
Lisa Moorish
Pete Doherty

Mick Whitnall (born 7 November 1968, Doncaster, Yorkshire) is the English lead guitarist for Pete Doherty's rock band, Babyshambles,[1] replacing former guitarist Patrick Walden. He lived in South Africa for a time when he was a young boy while his father was working there.[citation needed]

Before this, Whitnall played with Kill City fronted by Peter Doherty's ex-girlfriend Lisa Moorish, and also in bands including Finley Quaye's band and ska band 100 Men. Whitnall's first band was the Doncaster-based Skin-Deep, who recorded one album More Than Skin-Deep, which was released in July 1988.


  1. ^ Mulholland, Garry (16 September 2007). "Babyshambles, Shotter's Nation". The Guardian. Retrieved 1 June 2010.