November 2020

John Petrucci

ARTICLES

Wong Notes

John Petrucci On Fighting Ego & Reuniting with Mike Portnoy

September 30, 2020
In this season two premiere, Cory Wong connects with Dream Theater legend John Petrucci about his fiery new solo album featuring founding DT drummer Mike Portnoy.
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Ernie Ball

Ernie Ball Music Man Announces 2020 Line of John Petrucci Signature Models

May 6, 2020
Each model is filled with DiMarzio pickups and is available in brand-new finishes.
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DiMarzio

DiMarzio Releases John Petrucci Signature Pickups

June 28, 2019
The Rainmaker and Dreamcatcher aim to capture the shredder's vision with an increased sensitivity to pick attack and more dynamic range.
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Rig Rundown: Dream Theater’s John Petrucci and John Myung [2019]

May 22, 2019
The progressive metal band’s sultans of shred talk about the gear on The Distance Over Time tour, including John Petrucci’s brand-new Music Man Majesty Series signature models and Myung’s potential 2020 signature bass.
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Dream Theater: This Is Us

March 7, 2019
John Petrucci and John Myung embrace raw tones and spontaneous ideas on the band’s latest album, Distance Over Time.
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Ernie Ball

Ernie Ball Music Man Debuts 2019 Line of John Petrucci Majesty Guitars

January 31, 2019
Six new colors added to popular Majesty guitar line, along with the ultra-premium Tiger Eye Majesty guitar.
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Dream Theater

Listen to Dream Theater's "Fall Into the Light"

January 11, 2019
The second new song from the album slated for worldwide release on February 22, 2019.
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Dream Theater

Dream Theater Launches Distance Over Time Video Series

November 21, 2018
Watch the first of three in-studio videos about the band's forthcoming album, Distance Over Time.
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Ernie Ball

Ernie Ball Music Man Debuts 2017 Line of John Petrucci Majesty Guitars

February 6, 2017
While previous models have featured a completely matte finish, the Monarchy series features a glossy finish on the front and a matte finish on the back.
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Dunlop

Dunlop John Petrucci JP95 Signature Cry Baby Wah Review

September 19, 2016
The prog kingpin’s rack wah is the tone foundation for this powerful, high-gain wah.
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Dunlop

Dunlop Releases the JP95 John Petrucci Signature Wah

February 10, 2016
The JP95 is based on Petrucci's rack wah settings and features six different EQ controls.
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Ernie Ball Music Man

Ernie Ball Music Man Introduces John Petrucci, St. Vincent, and James Valentine Artist Series Guitars

January 28, 2016
Ernie Ball Music Man Artist Series guitars are ground-up designs created hand-in-hand with the players’ input.
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GALLERY: People of NAMM, Part 1

January 30, 2015
Whether giving blistering gear demos or autographs, these well-known artists drew crowds in Anaheim this year.
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NAMM '15 - John Petrucci Majesty Artisan Demo

January 24, 2015
The Dream Theater guitarist and SLO-based company collaborate on a classier rendition of his revered signature instrument.
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John Petrucci: The Ultimate Evolved Guitarist

September 24, 2013
The beloved shredder reveals how his band Dream Theater stays the course: by practicing always and playing from the heart. He also tells us why his 13th Music Man signature model guitar is his most cutting-edge collaboration to date.
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DiMarzio Illuminator

DiMarzio and John Petrucci Announce Illuminator Pickups

September 17, 2013
Two new Illuminator humbucking pickups for 6-string electric guitars and two new Illuminator 7 humbucking pickups for 7-string electric guitars are now available.
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Dream Theater

Album Review: Dream Theater - "Dream Theater"

August 13, 2013
Petrucci and company are back with a self-titled album that delivers a menagerie of soaring melodies, crushing riffs, and musical prowess.
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NAMM '13 - Sterling by Music Man John Petrucci JP70, AX40D, and John Petrucci JP100D Demos

February 15, 2013
PG's Charles Saufley is on location in Anaheim, California, for the 2013 NAMM Show where he visits the Sterling by Music Man booth. In this segment, we get to see and hear demos of three of Sterling's newest guitars -- John Petrucci JP70, AX40D, and John Petrucci JP100D.
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TC Electronic Announces the Dreamscape John Petrucci Signature Pedal

TC Electronic Announces the Dreamscape John Petrucci Signature Pedal

February 1, 2012
Risskov, Denmark (February 1, 2012) -- Long-time TC guitar effects user John Petrucci has joined forces with TC to introduce The Dreamscape. John Petrucci was one of the first
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Rig Rundown - Dream Theater's John Petrucci

October 25, 2011
See Petrucci''s live rig with video and photos!
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