John Campbell (bassist)

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John Campbell
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Campbell performing in 2007
Background information
Birth nameJohn Steven Campbell
Born (1972-09-30) September 30, 1972 (age 47)
United States
OriginRichmond, Virginia
GenresHeavy metal, groove metal, thrash metal
Occupation(s)Musician, songwriter
InstrumentsBass guitar
Years active1990–present
LabelsProsthetic, Epic, Roadrunner, Black Market Activities
Associated actsLamb of God

John Steven Campbell (born September 30, 1972) is the bassist and a founding member of the heavy metal band Lamb of God.[1]

Personal life[edit]

Campbell is a vegetarian.[2][3] Campbell is a graduate of Fishburne Military School in Waynesboro, Virginia.[4]


Unlike many bassists who use four and five string bass guitars, Campbell, at one time, played a self-modified three-stringed Guild Pilot bass, excluding the higher G-string.

Bass guitars[edit]


With Burn the Priest[edit]

With Lamb of God[edit]


  1. ^ Rivadavia, Eduardo. "Biography-Lamb of God". AllMusic. Retrieved 21 February 2010.
  2. ^ "Lamb of God interview". YouTube. 2007-02-19. Retrieved 2011-07-05.
  3. ^ "Interview with John Campbell (Lamb of God bassist)". 2012-02-22.
  4. ^ "Lamb of God Discuss Life After Manslaughter Charges, and the OG LoG". 2012-11-16.
  5. ^ "Lamb of God - John Campbell Bass Rig Gear and Equipment". Retrieved October 31, 2019.
  6. ^ "Jackson® Guitars : The Bloodline". Retrieved 2011-07-05.

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