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Gian Pyres

Gian Pyres

Real/full name:
Gianpiero Piras
50 (born Oct 20th, 1973)
Place of birth:
United Kingdom (London, England)


Also known as John Piras.


He also provided guest guitars to Christian Death's 2000 album Born Again Anti-Christian.

He is endorsed by PRS Guitars and Peavey.

Gian Piras has also worked for game developer The Creative Assembly/SEGA, in Sussex, England on Rome: Total War, Rome Total War: Barbarian Invasion, and Medieval 2: Total War. He also represented The Creative Assembly as a games technician on BBC2's Time ...

Cradle of Filth

Guitars (1996-1999, 1999-2002)

1998 Cruelty and the Beast Guitars (as "Gian")
1998 Twisted Nails of Faith (Single) Guitars
1999 PanDaemonAeon (Video) Guitars
1999 From the Cradle to Enslave (EP) Guitars
2000 Her Ghost in the Fog / Dance Macabre (Single) Guitars
2000 Midian Guitars (as "Gian")
2001 Bitter Suites to Succubi (EP) Guitars (as "Gian")
2001 Heavy Left-Handed & Candid (Video) Guitars
2002 Lovecraft & Witch Hearts (Compilation) Guitars (tracks 1-11 (disc 1), 1-9, 11-13 (disc 2))
2002 Live Bait for the Dead (Live album) Guitars
2007 Eleven Burial Masses (Live album) Guitars
2019 Live at Dynamo Open Air 1997 (Live album) Guitars
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As John Pyres:
Guitars (2008)

Ship of Fools



Bass (1993), Guitars (1994-1996)

1994 Ragnarok (Demo) Guitars
1994 Lamentations Guitars (acoustic), Guitars (as "John Piras")
1996 Halcyon (EP) Guitars (as "Gianpiero Piras")
2001 Gloves of Metal / Fast Taker (Split) Guitars (as "John Piras")

The Rotted

Guitars (2008-2009)

2008 Get Dead or Die Trying Guitars

Christian Death

Guitars (2003)


Guitars (2005-2006)



Sarah Jezebel Deva

Guitars (2010)


As Gian Piras:

2018 Canadian Encounters (EP) Guitars (track 4)


As John Piras:

1995 A Black Moon Broods over Lemuria Guitars (lead) (track 8)

Theatres des Vampires

As Gian Pyras:

2003 Vampyrìsme... Guitars (track 12)
Added by: _Vorst_ Modified by: Quorthallis
Added on: 2011-04-09 09:24:10 Last modified on: 2023-11-09 15:39:32
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