Cam Pipes

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Cam Pipes
Pipes in 2010
Pipes in 2010
Background information
OriginVancouver, Canada
GenresHeavy metal, power metal, thrash metal, black metal
Occupation(s)Musician, singer
Instrument(s)Vocals, bass
LabelsRoadrunner, Century Media
Formerly of3 Inches of Blood, Allfather

Cam Pipes is a Canadian musician who performed as the lead vocalist and bassist in the heavy metal band 3 Inches of Blood.[1] He performs a falsetto vocal style reminiscent of Udo Dirkschneider and King Diamond.[2] Pipes was the only member of 3 Inches of Blood to have been featured on all of their albums, although he was not a founding member of the band.

Pipes' influences include Judas Priest, Iron Maiden, Twisted Sister, Led Zeppelin, Deep Purple, Accept and classical music.

Pipes formerly played bass for black metal band Allfather.

Pipes was also known for playing El Diablo Azul on all three Meat Market films.

He was a guest star in the musical comedy Metalocalypse on Cartoon Network's Adult Swim.


  1. ^ Rivadavia, Eduardo. "Biography-3 Inches of Blood". AllMusic. Retrieved January 26, 2010.
  2. ^ Charlesworth, Jenny (October 29, 2009). "3 Inches of Blood's Cam Pipes Raised on Classical Music". Retrieved January 26, 2010.

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