Mudvayne Biography

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MudvayneBand Information

Music Style: Hard Rock, Heavy Metal

Country: United States

Year: 1996- Present




Chad Gray (Kud, Chud) – Vocals (1996 – present)
Greg Tibet (Gurrg, Guug) – Guitars, Backing vocals (1996 – present)
Matthew McDonough (sPaG, sPuG) – Drums (1996 – present)
Ryan Martinie (RyKnow, Ru-d) – Bass (1998 – present)


Shawn Barclay – Bass (1996-1998)


Mudvayne is an American heavy metal band that formed out of Peoria, Illinois in 1996. It was formed by vocalist Chad Grey, bassist Ryan Martinie, guitarist Greg Tribbett, and drummer Matthew McDonough. The band was able to release three successful studio albums under Epic Records.

Their debut album, L.D. 50 made them a famous band, fueled by the lead single, "Dig" which also won the Video Music Award at the MTV Video Music Awards in 2001. In 2005, the band was nominated at the Grammy’s for Best Metal Performance for their single, "Determined". The band also has received five Gold certifications from the RIAA. Overall, the band has sold over two million albums in the US alone.


L.D. 50 – (2000)
The Beginning of All Things to End – (2001)
The End of All Things to Come – (2002)
Lost and Found – (2005)
By the People, For the People – (2007)

Mudvayne Trivia

Vocalist Chad Gray and guitarist Greg Tribbett are also members of the super group Hellyeah

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