CHRISTOPHER JAMES OPPOLD
Christopher graduated from Berklee College of Music in Boston, Massachusetts with a degree in Jazz Composition in 2011 and has been busy working across the world in the music industry since.
After graduating he moved to Los Angeles and worked alongside Zella Day for 4+ years touring her debut album, “Kicker” across America, Canada, and all of Europe. He assisted her in radio promo tours and Christmas specials as Musical Director. He has appeared on late night TV shows such as Conan O’Brien, Seth Myers, and Last Call with Carson Daly. He has also had the opportunity to play many sold-out festivals and venues such as Coachella, Lollapalooza, iHeart Radio Feastival, Hangout Fest, Red Rocks, Lincoln Hall, El Ray, Ace Theater, Live On The Green, and many more.
Other notable acts he has recorded and performed with include: OTown, Dallas Guier, Zach Lockwood, Maggie Lindemann, OP Grime, Nicole Frechette, Red Rosamond, as well as leading his own surf rock project Wild Blazing Sons and Western Rockabilly outfit C.J. Howling.
Christopher has been endorsed by Fender Guitars and Amplifiers, Gretsch Guitars, D’Addario strings, JHS pedals, Strymon pedals, and JH Audio in-ear monitoring.