Ask MusicRadar: submit your questions for John Petrucci

John Petrucci shredding at the Beacon Theatre in NYC
John Petrucci shredding at the Beacon Theatre in NYC (Image credit: David Atlas / Retna / Retna Ltd)

John petrucci

John petrucci

Guitarist, songwriter and producer, Dream Theater's John Petrucci is a household name in prog metal. In fact, his immense shredding skills have led to no less than six appearances in Joe Satriani's prestigious G3 lineup!

Now, following MusicRadar's podcast with Dream Theater's monster drummer Mike Portnoy last summer, and the band's latest album release (Black Clouds And Silver Linings), we're interviewing John Petrucci. And he's up for answering your questions…

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We'll pick the very best questions and ask them during the interview later this week - good luck!

Tom Porter worked on MusicRadar from its mid-2007 launch date to 2011, covering a range of music and music making topics, across features, gear news, reviews, interviews and more. A regular NAMM-goer back in the day, Tom now resides permanently in Los Angeles, where he's doing rather well at the Internet Movie Database (IMDB).