Eddie Campbell is a Dutch-American guitarist who currently lives in New York. He is best known for his neoclassical metal guitar style and writing.
He joined Phantom a New York based band in the early 1990's with an opening gig at Foundations Forum 1993 in Burbank.
In the early 2000's long time friend Vic Rivera was forming a melodic rock band called Adriangale and asked Eddie to join and has played on multiple albums including Defiance, Suckerpunch and Feel the Fire and multiple Festivals.
In 2002 Eddie recorded the song Lies for Z Records Rock the Nations II. In the mid 2000's Eddie did a fill in gig with Ted Poley(Danger Danger) and stayed on to do multiple European festivals.
In 2008 Hal Aponte drummer of Ice Age was involved with the King Diamond Tribute band Them and asked Eddie to fill in for one show which ended being permanent and lasted 6 years. During that time the band was joined onstage by non other than Mike Wead(King Diamond/Mercyful Fate) and did a small tour with Hal Patino(King Diamond/Mercyful Fate) on bass.
Coldsteel released the American Idle EP in 2013 where Eddie was really able to unleash his fierce guitar skills and writing ability.
From 2014-present Eddie has been involved with multiple tribute acts including Victim of Changes(Judas Priest Tribute) and Signs(Tesla Tribute).