Silverchair

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Silverchair
Four men are performing in front of an audience. The man at left is shown in right profile and is crouched over a keyboard with a second keyboard to his right. The second man is playing a guitar and singing into a microphone. The third man is seated behind a drum kit. The fourth man is shown in left profile playing a bass guitar. Two large speakers are behind the second man. Lights shine from the rear stage area.
Silverchair on stage in August 2006.
Left to right: Paul Mac, Daniel Johns, Ben Gillies, Chris Joannou
Background information
Also known asInnocent Criminals, The George Costanza Trio, Short Elvis
OriginNewcastle, New South Wales, Australia
GenresAlternative rock, post-grunge, grunge, art rock
Years active1992 (1992)–2011 (2011)
LabelsMurmur, Sony, Epic, Eleven
Associated actsThe Dissociatives, The Mess Hall, Tambalane
Websitewww.chairpage.com
Past members
Ben Gillies
Chris Joannou
Daniel Johns

Silverchair is a rock band from Newcastle, Australia. The band's members are Daniel Johns, Chris Joannou and Ben Gillies. Silverchair is the only artist to score five number-one albums in the Australian Charts. Their studio albums are Frogstomp, Freak Show, Neon Ballroom, Diorama and Young Modern. The band has released many singles, their number-one singles are "Tomorrow", "Freak" and "Straight Lines".