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Chris Bell (II) (1951–1978)

Chris Bell was born January 12, 1951 in Memphis, Tennessee. He was always a talented artist but began displaying his ability as a writer and guitarist at about 12 years old. After high school Bell became a founding member of possibly the greatest post-Beatles-style rock band that the USA has yet produced. The band was called Big Star and they ... See full bio »

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 2014 Parenthood (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Aaron Brownstein Must Be Stopped (2014) ... (writer: "When My Baby's Beside Me" - uncredited)
 2008 Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist (performer: "Speed of Sound") / (writer: "Speed of Sound" - as Christopher Bell)
 2005 Thumbsucker (writer: "Thirteen" (1972) - as Christopher Bell)
 1998 That '70s Show (TV Series) ("In the Street", "That '70s Song (In the Street)", uncredited)
 1997 Lucky Three an Elliott Smith Portrait (Short documentary) (writer: "Thirteen")
 1995 Empire Records (writer: "The Ballad of El Goodo")
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 2004 Sarah McLachlan: Afterglow Live (Video documentary) (truck engineer)
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 2012 Big Star: Nothing Can Hurt Me (Documentary)

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music album LP: Big Star "#1 Record" (Ardent-1972) CD: (Stax-1992) See more »

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