John Sekula

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John Sekula
Birth name John Sekula
Also known as J.J. Righteous
Born (1969-01-14)January 14, 1969
Died October 28, 2010(2010-10-28) (aged 41)
Genres Heavy metal, alternative metal, industrial metal
Occupation(s) Guitarist
Instruments Guitar
Years active 1993–2001
Labels Eclipse Records
Associated acts Mushroomhead, State of Conviction

John Sekula (January 14, 1969 – October 28, 2010) was the original guitarist for alternative metal band Mushroomhead.


Also known as J.J. Righteous, Sekula was mostly identified as wearing an Ace Frehley mask, a welding mask, a troll-like monster mask and a Ghostface mask. He was replaced by Marko "Bronson" Vukcevich in 2001 after several issues with drugs. Sekula also played guitar for both State of Conviction and Unified Culture who are/were fronted by Mushroomhead vocalist Jason Popson.


On October 28, 2010 Sekula suffered a massive heart failure and subsequently died. He was 41 years old.[citation needed]