He is a musician, vocalist, music director and arranger who was formerly with the 1970s band The Smooth Talkers which briefly reformed in 1987.
He became a member of The Beach Boys in 1995 as a vocalist and bass player and also released a solo album Getting Warm on the Trail of the Heart in 1997.
He has performed with artists including The Cowsills, Carpathian, Jan & Dean, Breadwinner, The Hoochie Coochie Boys and Dean Torrence and has also appeared on three tribute albums to Pink Floyd and Bruce Springsteen.
His company Chris Farmer Music provides tribute groups specializing in the Beach Boys, the Eagles, Motown, Blue Classic Rock and reggae.
Here he is performing “Cotton Fields” with the Beach Boys…