Greg Tribbett

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Greg Tribbett
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Background information
Also known as Gurgg
Born (1968-11-07) November 7, 1968 (age 46)
Peoria, Illinois, United States
Instruments Guitar
Years active 1996–present
Labels Epic
Associated acts Mudvayne, Hellyeah

Greg Tribbett (born November 7, 1968) is the guitarist and backing vocalist for American band Mudvayne, and the former guitarist for Hellyeah.[1][2] He has been with Mudvayne since their inception in 1996.[3] He has named Randy Rhoads as the guitarist who most influenced him.[4] He plays Gibson Flying Vs, Gibson Les Pauls, Ibanez S-series, Ibanez Artists ARX300, and Legator Vs, which he currently endorses.[5] Legator now makes a signature guitar for Tribbett.[6] Tribbett is also the older brother of Derrick "Tripp" Tribbett, who currently plays bass for Dope, and previously sang for Makeshift Romeo and Twisted Method.[7]

On March 26. 2014, it is announced that Greg Tribbett, along with Mudvayne drummer Matt McDonough, Skrape vocalist Billy Keeton and bassist Perry Stern, had formed the band, Audiotopsy.[8]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Hellyeah Parts Ways With Guitarist, Bassist; Announces 'Blood For Blood' Album Details". Blabbermouth.net. 2014-02-13. Retrieved 2015-06-13. 
  2. ^ Monge, James Christopher. "Biography-Hellyeah". Allmusic. Retrieved February 11, 2010. 
  3. ^ Ruhlmann, William. "Biography-Mudvayne". Allmusic. Retrieved February 11, 2010. 
  4. ^ Kitts, Jeff and Tolinski, Brad, ed. (2002). Guitar World Presents Nu-Metal. Hal Leonard Publishing Corporation. p. 61. ISBN 9780634032875. Retrieved February 11, 2010. 
  5. ^ "Greg Tribbett - Mudvayne". Legatorguitars.com. Retrieved 2015-06-13. 
  6. ^ "Greg Tribbett - Mudvayne". Legatorguitars.com. Retrieved 2015-06-13. 
  7. ^ "The Music Made Me Do It : Makeshift Romeo : Connections". Musicmademe.com. Retrieved 2015-06-13. 
  8. ^ "Mudvayne Members Launch Audiotopsy". Blabbermouth.net. 2015-03-26. Retrieved 2015-06-13.