Joe Stump performing with
at R-Mine Metalfest, Belgium in 2013
September 18, 1960
New Jersey, United States
Heavy metal, hard rock, instrumental rock, neoclassical rock
Guitar, bass guitar
1988 - present
Lion Music, Magic Circle Music
Exorcism, Raven Lord, Reign of Terror, HolyHell
ESP strat, MCG Demonwing custom
Joe Stump (born September 18, 1960) is an American guitarist and composer. He is currently playing for the band Exorcism, [1 ] Raven Lord, HolyHell and his solo project. Stump plays in the same style of Yngwie Malmsteen and has released albums with his band, Reign of Terror, as well as with an earlier band from Boston called Trash Broadway, and as a solo artist. [2 ]
Musical Influences [ edit ]
Stumps' musical influences derive from heavy metal and blues rock. Stump has cited albums by
Deep Purple, Gary Moore, Yngwie Malmsteen, Rainbow and Scorpions as having the most impact on him as a musician. [3 ]
Raven Lord [ edit ]
On September 2012 it was announced that Joe Stump would join ranks with the multinational metal band
Raven Lord. [4 ]
Discography [ edit ]
With Trash Broadway [ edit ]
With Reign of Terror [ edit ]
Light In The Sky (1996)
Second Coming (1999)
Sacred Ground (2001)
Conquer & Divide (2003)
With Shooting Hemlock [ edit ]
With HolyHell [ edit ]
Stump endorses and uses
ESP Guitars, which feature scalloped fretboards. He also uses Marshall amplifiers, Rhino amplifiers and Engl amplifiers.
He also uses the following pedals listed below:
DOD 250 overdrive pre-amp.
Bob Gjika Hot Box tube preamp.
Korg SDD - 2000 digital delay.
Boss CS-2 compressor/sustainer.
Stump uses Ernie Ball strings gauge 008, .011, .014, .024, .032, .048 and 1.5mm Dunlop Delrin picks.
References [ edit ]
External links [ edit ]