Gian Pyres is a British guitarist, best known for his work with extreme metal band Cradle of Filth for which he recorded guitars for Cruelty and the Beast, Midian, Bitter Suites to Succubi and Lovecraft & Witch Hearts. He appeared on their DVDs Heavy, Left-Handed and Candid, Live Bait for the Dead and Peace Through Superior Firepower, and appeared in Alex Chandon's Cradle of Fear. In addition he has appeared in music videos for From the Cradle to Enslave, Her Ghost in the Fog, Born in a Burial Gown and Scorched Earth Erotica. He also appeared with Cradle of Filth on BBC's Living with the Enemy. Other live and recording appearances include Ship of Fools, Solstice Lamentations EP and Halcyon, and Dragonlord as touring guitarist. He also recorded as a guest guitarist for Bal-Sagoth on A Black Moon Broods over Lemuria, Christian Death on Born Again Anti-Christian, Extreme Noise Terror on Being and Nothing and Italian symphonic black metal band Theatres des Vampires on Vampyrìsme....
|Birth name:||Gianpiero Piras|
|Also known as:||Gian Piras|
|Born:||October 20, 1973|
|Genres:||Death metal, black metal, gothic metal, doom metal|
|Associated acts:||The Rotted, Cradle of Filth, Dragonlord, Screamin' Daemon, Christian Death, Extreme Noise Terror, Solstice, Bal-Sagoth, Ship of Fools|
About Gian Pyres
Metal guitarist known as a member of Cradle of Filth, an extreme metal band known for albums like Cruelty and the Beast.
He helped form Cradle of Filth in 1991.
He played for the band The Rotted until 2009.
He was raised in Suffolk, England.
His sound is heavily influenced by Bruce Dickinson and Iron Maiden.
Information related to Gian Pyres
- Cradle of Filth members
- English heavy metal guitarists
- Black metal musicians