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John Petrucci

John Petrucci

Real/full name:
John Petrucci
Age:
47 (born Jul 12th, 1967)
Place of origin:
United States (Kings Park, New York)
Gender:
Male

Biography

Petrucci is the lead guitarist and one of the founding members of Dream Theater.

Petrucci originally started playing the guitar so he could stay up later at night , since his sister was allowed to stay up late in order to practice piano. He stopped practicing, but began practicing again after discovering his passion.

Trivia

In 2009 he was named the No. 2 best metal guitarist (behind Dave Mustaine) by Joel McIver in his book The 100 Greatest Metal Guitarists. He was named as one of the "Top 10 Greatest Guitar Shredders of All Time" by GuitarOne magazine..

Dream Theater

Guitars, Vocals (additional) (1986-present)

1989 Status Seeker (Single) Guitars
1989 When Dream and Day Unite Guitars
1991 The ATCO Demos (Demo) Guitars, Vocals (backing)
1992 Another Day (Single) Guitars, Vocals
1992 Images and Words Lyrics (tracks 2, 3, 5, 6), Guitars
1992 Pull Me Under (Single) Guitars, Vocals (backing)
1993 Live (Single) Guitars, Vocals (backing)
1993 Images and Words: Live in Tokyo (Video) Guitars
1993 Live at the Marquee (Live album) Guitars, Vocals (backing)
1994 The Silent Man (Single) Guitars, Vocal
1994 Awake Guitars
1994 Lie (Single) Guitars, Vocals (backing)
1995 Tears (Single) Vocals (backing), Guitars
1995 A Change of Seasons (EP) Guitars, Vocals (backing)
1997 Hollow Years (Single) Guitars
1997 Falling into Infinity Guitars
1998 Touring into Infinity and Beyond (Single) Guitars, Vocals (backing)
1998 Live Bonus Tracks (Single) Guitars, Vocals (backing)
1998 Once in a LIVEtime (Live album) Guitars
1999 Metropolis Pt. 2: Scenes from a Memory Guitars, Vocals
2000 Through Her Eyes (Single) Guitars
2001 Metropolis 2000: Scenes from New York (Video) Guitars, Vocals (backing)
2001 Live Scenes from New York (Live album) Vocals (backing), Guitars
2002 Six Degrees of Inner Turbulence Guitars, Vocals (backing)
2003 Los Angeles, California 5/18/98 (Live album) Vocals, Guitars
2003 Train of Thought Guitars
2003 Graspop Festival 2002 (Live album) Guitars, Vocals (additional)
2004 Master of Puppets (Live album) Guitars (lead)
2004 Tokyo, Japan 10/28/95 (Live album) Guitars, Vocals (additional)
2004 Image and Words : Live in Tokyo / 5 Years in a Livetime (Video) Guitars, Vocals (additional)
2004 Live at Budokan (Video) Guitars, Vocals (backing)
2004 Live at Budokan (Live album) Guitars
2005 A Walk Beside the Band (Video) Guitars, Vocals (backing)
2005 The Number of the Beast (Live album) Guitars, Vocals (additional)
2005 When Dream and Day Reunite (Live album) Guitars, Vocals (additional)
2005 When Dream and Day Reunite (Video) Guitars, Vocals (backing)
2005 Octavarium Guitars
2006 Romavarium (Fan Club Dvd 2006) (Video) Guitars, Vocals (backing)
2006 Old Bridge, New Jersey 12/14/96 (Live album) Guitars, Vocals (backing)
2006 Dark Side of the Moon (Live album) Guitars, Vocals (additional)
2006 Dark Side of the Moon (Video) Guitars
2006 Score (Live album) Guitars, Vocals (backing)
2006 Score (Video) Guitars, Vocals
2007 Forsaken (Single) Guitars, Vocals (backing)
2007 Forsaken / Set the World on Fire (Split) Vocals (backing), Guitars
2007 Systematic Chaos Guitars, Vocals (backing)
2007 New York City 3/4/93 (Live album) Guitars
2007 Made in Japan (Live album) Guitars
2007 Bucharest, Romania 7/4/02 (Video) Guitars, Vocals (backing)
2008 The Ministry of Lost Souls (Live) (Single) Guitars, Vocals (backing)
2008 Greatest Hit (...and 5 Other Pretty Cool Videos) (Video) Guitars, Vocals (backing)
2008 Forsaken EP (EP) Guitars, Backing Vocals
2008 Chaos in Motion 2007 - 2008 (Video) Guitars, Vocals (backing)
2008 Chaos in Motion 2007 - 2008 (Live album) Guitars, Vocals (backing)
2009 Stargazer (Single) Guitars
2009 Tenement Funster / Flick of the Wrist / Lily of the Valley (Single) Guitars, Vocals (backing)
2009 Odyssey (Single) Guitars
2009 Take Your Fingers from My Hair (Single) Guitars, Vocals (backing)
2009 Larks' Tongues in Aspic Part II (Single) Guitars, Vocals (backing)
2009 Black Clouds & Silver Linings Vocals (backing), Guitars
2009 Uncovered 2003-2005 (Live album) Guitars, Vocals (backing)
2009 Santiago, Chile 12/6/05 (Video) Guitars, Vocals (backing)
2009 Progressive Nation 2008 (Live album) Guitars, Vocals (additional)
2009 Wither (Single) Guitars, Vocals (backing)
2009 Wither (EP) Guitars
2010 Raw Dog (Single) Guitars
2011 On the Backs of Angels (Single) Guitars, Vocals (backing)
2011 A Dramatic Turn of Events Guitars, Vocals (backing)
2013 The Enemy Inside (Single) Guitars, Vocals (backing)
2013 Along for the Ride (Single) Guitars, Vocals (backing)
2013 Dream Theater Guitars, Vocals (backing)
2013 Live at Luna Park (Live album) Guitars, Vocals (backing)
2013 Live at Luna Park (Video) Guitars, Vocals (backing)
2013 Happy Holidays (Live album) Guitars, Vocals (backing)
2014 Illumination Theory (EP) Guitars, Vocals (backing)
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Liquid Tension Experiment

Guitars

1998 Liquid Tension Experiment Guitars
1999 Liquid Tension Experiment 2 Guitars
2009 Live in NYC (Live album) Guitars
2009 Live in LA (Live album) Guitars
2009 Liquid Tension Experiment Live 2008 (Live album) Guitars
2009 Live in NYC (Video) Guitars
2009 Live in LA (Video) Guitars

Liquid Trio Experiment

2009 When the Keyboard Breaks: Live in Chicago (Live album) Guitars, Bass (Track 7)

Majesty

Guitars (1985-1986)

1986 Majesty (Demo) Guitars

Nightmare Cinema

As Johnny James:
Guitars (1997-1999)

G3

Guitars (2001-2002)

Derek Sherinian

2006 Blood of the Snake Guitars (on track 1)

Marty Friedman

2006 Loudspeaker Guitars (track 3)

Queensr├┐che

2004 The Art of Live (Video) Guitars (Track 15)

Dream Theater

1999 Metropolis Pt. 2: Scenes from a Memory Producer
2001 Live Scenes from New York (Live album) Producer
2002 Six Degrees of Inner Turbulence Co-producer
2003 Los Angeles, California 5/18/98 (Live album) Producer
2003 Train of Thought Producer
2004 Live at Budokan (Video) Producer
2004 Live at Budokan (Live album) Producer
2005 Octavarium Producer
2006 Dark Side of the Moon (Live album) Producer
2007 Systematic Chaos Producer
2008 Greatest Hit (...and 21 Other Pretty Cool Songs) (Compilation) Producer
2008 Chaos in Motion 2007 - 2008 (Video) Producer
2009 A Rite of Passage (Single) Producer
2009 Black Clouds & Silver Linings Co-producer
2009 Wither (Single) Producer
2009 Wither (EP) Producer
2011 On the Backs of Angels (Single) Producer
2011 Original Album Series (Boxed set) Producer
2011 A Dramatic Turn of Events Producer
2013 The Enemy Inside (Single) Producer
2013 Along for the Ride (Single) Producer
2013 Dream Theater Producer
2013 Live at Luna Park (Video) Executive producer
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