Jeff Campitelli

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Jeff Campitelli
20101029-220843 Joe Satriani HMH Amsterdam.jpg
Campitelli playing with Joe Satriani, Heineken Music Hall, Amsterdam 29 October., 2010
Background information
Born (1960-12-29) 29 December 1960 (age 53)
Occupations Musician
Instruments Drums
Labels Roadrunner
Associated acts Joe Satriani

Jeff Campitelli (born 29 December 1960) is a drummer who has most famously been associated with Joe Satriani[1] on many of his albums as well as when he performs live. He currently uses Drum Workshop drums and Paiste cymbals. Before Satriani's breakthrough in instrumental music he was with Joe Satriani in a band called The Squares. Jeff also played with the groups "RAGE" and "BLITZ" with Tim Hall, Dave Rouse aka Ronnie Trazom, Barry Hogue and David McBurnie. Jeff also played all drums on a recording project for "METRO" (Ronnie Trazoms group in 1987). Jeff has been selected by Rolling Stone magazine as the 50th greatest drummer of all time.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Joe Satriani To Record New Solo Project Next Month". Blabbermouth. 4 May 2010. Retrieved 1 August 2010. 
  2. ^ "Rolling Stone: 100 Greatest Drummers". Listology. 26 January 2009. Retrieved 2011-10-09.