Christian Martucci

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Christian Martucci
Birth name Christian Anthony Martucci
Born (1977-06-05) June 5, 1977 (age 39)
Origin Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.
Genres Hard rock, heavy metal, hardcore punk
Occupation(s) Musician
Instruments Guitar, Vocals
Years active 1995–present
Labels Roadrunner, Capitol Records, Rhino, Hardline Entertainment, Cobra Music, American Punk Records
Associated acts Stone Sour, Corey Taylor, Thousand Watt Stare, Black President, The Chelsea Smiles, Dee Dee Ramone, The Strychnine Babies
Notable instruments
Charvel San Dimas and So-Cal Models
Fender Stratocaster
Fender Telecaster
Gretsch 6118 and 6120 models
ENGL Retro Tube 100 Amplifiers

Christian Martucci (born June 5, 1977) is an American guitarist, vocalist and songwriter. He was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and is a founding member of Thousand Watt Stare, Black President,[1] The Strychnine Babies and The Chelsea Smiles.

He was Dee Dee Ramone's guitarist from late 1999-2002 and appeared as "Chris the Creep" in Ramones's last book, Legend of a Rock Star, A Memoir: The Last Testament of Dee Dee Ramone. In recent years he has become more known for performances with (Slipknot/Stone Sour) frontman Corey Taylor and as a touring guitarist for Stone Sour. In 2015, he became the replacement for Stone Sour's guitarist Jim Root.[2]

Christian uses Fender/Charvel guitars and ENGL amps.




  1. ^ Pfeiffer, John (15 April 2009). "Shoreworld: Deena Shoshkes, Black President and Bouncing Souls". The Aquarian Weekly. Retrieved 13 August 2011. 
  2. ^ "STONE SOUR: Guitarist CHRISTIAN MARTUCCI Is 'Permanent Replacement' For JIM ROOT". Blabbermouth. Retrieved 20 March 2015. 

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