When Metal Guitarists of today cite their influences, many times they either list the most prominent players or their favorite bands. When these bands are mentioned, they usually were guitarists that instead of trying to gain the spotlight for.
VivianCampbell...I had the craziest dream last night. Viv and I were buddies, hanging out between tours. He asked me why I wanted to hang with him and not Joe, and I thought about it and said that he (Viv) was just much more easy going. I think Joe is hot, but Viv more approachable. Fun dream!
Def Leppard guitarist Vivian Campbell announced that his cancer is in remission in November