tim parnin


Tim Parnin is all things Rock & Roll. A lifelong guitar player, Tim is an accomplished professional recording and touring musician and producer. Tim currently plays lead guitar in the Cleveland power pop/rock outfit Falling Stars. Other current projects include Sweet Apple (J Mascis) and Cobra Verde. Past projects include Chuck Mosley (Faith No More) and Sons of Elvis. Tim has performed on ‘The Jon Stewart Show,’ MTV, and ‘The OC;’ and his original music has been featured on several TV shows and films including ‘True Blood,’ ‘Entourage,’ ‘Sons of Anarchy,’ and ‘Rescue Me.’

Tim grew up equally influenced by Midwest ragged pop (The Replacements) and Sunset Strip shredders (Eddie Van Halen and Randy Rhoads). Mick Taylor, Mike Campbell, J Mascis, and Cream-era Clapton have also had a sizeable influence.

Outside of the studio and stage, Tim is a Vice President at the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, and co-owner of the boutique guitar shop Guitar Riot.