Eric Brittingham

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Eric Brittingham
File:Eric Brittingham - Cinderella - 1.jpg
Background information
Born (1960-05-08) May 8, 1960 (age 58)
Origin Salisbury, Maryland, United States
Genres Glam metal
Heavy metal
Hard rock
Occupation(s) Musician
Instruments Bass guitar
Years active 1982–present
Associated acts Cinderella
Naked Beggars
Saints in Hell
Devil City Angels

Eric Brittingham (born May 8, 1960) is an American bass guitarist best known for playing in the band Cinderella.[1]

Brittingham was born in Salisbury, Maryland. In addition to Cinderella, he was in a side-band with Cinderella bandmate Jeff LaBar simultaneously, called Naked Beggars, of which his wife, Inga Brittingham, is the lead vocalist.[2]

Brittingham suffered a 'mild heart attack' in mid-December 2006.[3]

In 2009, Brittingham temporarily filled-in for Poison bassist Bobby Dall on Poison's Summer 2009 tour with Def Leppard when Dall became sick on tour.[4]

On April 19, 2013, Eric played bass guitar in Rock Island, IL at Martini's on the Rock for The Dirties.

References

  1. Ruhlmann, William. "Biography: Cinderella". Allmusic. Retrieved 21 March 2010.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  2. "Naked Beggars Announces New Drummer, Prepares To Record Third Album". Blabbermouth. October 4, 2006. Retrieved 22 March 2010.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  3. "Cinderella Bassist Suffers Mild Heart Attack; Wife Issues Statement". Blabbermouth. December 16, 2006. Retrieved 21 March 2010.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  4. "Poison Featuring Cinderella Bassist: Video Available". Blabbermouth. September 12, 2009. Retrieved 22 March 2010.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>