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Troy Van Leeuwen

Troy Van Leeuwen is a guitarist whose name is known by musicians across the globe. Van Leeuwen was a member of the L.A. band, Little Boots, from 1986 -1987. Where they did not have an official release, they did record some demos and play a few shows. The next time we see him is with 60 Cycle, where he appeared on two of their releases. This is also... See full bio »

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Hot Rod
Hot Rod Gown
Boogie Boy
Boogie Boy Soundtrack
Guitar Hero: Van Halen


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 2015 Entourage (writer: "Smooth Sailing")
 2015 Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Korea (2015) ... (writer: "Smooth Sailing" - as Troy Dean Van Leeuwen)
 2013 Hurricane Festival 2013 (TV Special documentary) (writer: "Little Sister")
 2011 Alarm für Cobra 11 - Die Autobahnpolizei (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Familienangelegenheiten (2011) ... (writer: "Little Sister")
 2009 Guitar Hero: Van Halen (Video Game) (writer: "Sick, Sick, Sick")
 2009 Californication (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Verities & Balderdash (2009) ... (writer: "You Got A Killer Scene There, Man..." - uncredited)
 2007 Guitar Hero III: Legends of Rock (Video Game) (writer: "3's & 7's")
 2005 Saw II (writer: "Burn The Witch" (UNKLE Variation) - as Troy Van Leewan)
 2005 The 4400 (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Hidden (2005) ... (writer: "Little Sister")
 2005 Entourage (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Aquamansion (2005) ... (writer: "Little Sister" - uncredited)
 2005 Saturday Night Live (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Will Ferrell/Queens of the Stone Age (2005) ... (writer: "Little Sister", "In My Head" - uncredited)
 2005 Late Show with David Letterman (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #12.118 (2005) ... (writer: "Little Sister" - uncredited)
 1998 Boogie Boy ("Strapper")
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Other Works:

Lead guitar on the track "Fall Again" on Professional Murder Music's self-titled album.

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Queens of the Stone Age

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