BirthdayJuly 12, 1967
BirthplaceLong Island, USA

Celebrity biographies

  1. About John Petrucci

    Full name: John Petrucci
    Also known as: John Petrucci, Petrucci, John
    Professions: American musician
    Occupation: Musician, songwriter, producer

  2. John Petrucci Known for

    Dream Theater: Chaos in Motion (2008), Dream Theater: Live at Budokan (2004), Dream Theater: Metropolis 2000 - Scenes from New York (2001), Dream Theater: Score - 20th Anniversary World Tour Live with the Octavarium Orchestra (2006)

  3. John Petrucci Death information

    Died: Saturday, 1st of January, 2011 (Age: 43)

  4. John Petrucci Biography

    John Peter Petrucci (born July 12, 1967) is an Italian American guitarist and composer. He is best known as a founding member of the progressive metal/rock band Dream Theater. With his former bandmate Mike Portnoy, he has produced all Dream Theater albums since their 1999 release, Metropolis Pt. 2: Scenes from a Memory until their 2009 release, Black Clouds & Silver Linings, and also produced alone their 2011 release A Dramatic Turn of Events and 2013's Dream Theater. He also sings backing vocals for Dream Theater. Petrucci was named as the third player on the G3 tour six times, more than any other invited guitarists. In 2009 he was named the No. 2 Best metal guitarist by Joel McIver in his book The 100 Greatest Metal Guitarists. He was also named as one of the "Top 10 Greatest Guitar Shredders of All Time" by GuitarOne magazine. In 2012, Petrucci was ranked the 17th greatest guitarist of all time by a Guitar World magazine readers poll.

  5. John Petrucci Family

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