Member:
2001- Ascension Of The Watchers - keyboards, programming  
2011-2013 Ministry - keyboards, programming  
Live musician:
1994 Prong - keyboards  
1998-2006 Fear Factory - keyboards  


Personal information

Born on: 23.08.1964

John Bechdel (born August 23, 1964) is a keyboardist, and has been a part of many bands over the years including Ministry, Fear Factory, Abstinence, Prong, Killing Joke, Murder, Inc. and Brian Brain to name a few. Right now his main musical focal points are False Icons and Ascension of the Watchers.
Bechdel's sister is cartoonist and author Alison Bechdel; John Bechdel appears in her acclaimed memoir Fun Home, New York Times book of the year 2006.
John has managed to play with many of the top bands in his genre without burning bridges.
Has been married to the same woman throughout his career. Father of three children. Resides in Mifflinburg, Pennsylvania.
2010 grammy nomination for Best Metal Performance with Ministry Señor Peligro