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Jonathan Mark "Jonny" Buckland is an English musician and multi-instrumentalist, best known as the lead guitarist and co-founder of the band Coldplay.

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Buckland, performing with Coldplay in 2011
Background information
Born (1977-09-11) 11 September 1977 (age 39)
Islington, London, England
Genres
Occupation(s)
  • Guitarist
  • musician
  • saxophonist
  • multi-instrumentalist
Instruments
  • Guitar
  • mandolin
  • sitar
  • keyboard
  • saxophone
Years active 1995–present
Labels Parlophone, Capitol, Atlantic
Associated acts Coldplay, Ian McCulloh
Notable instruments
Fender Telecaster Thinline
Fender Stratocaster

Jonathan Mark "Jonny" Buckland (born 11 September 1977) is an English musician and multi-instrumentalist, best known as the lead guitarist and co-founder of the band Coldplay.