"Double The Gristle", the rare, long-out-of-print double disc from "axemaster supreme" Greg Koch, features two discs (22 trax - 113 minutes) of brain-damaging, exceptional, brilliant, monster string-bending of the highest order. A truly amazing, savage, mind-bending cacophony of phenomenal guitar tour de force that is awesome beyond all human comprehension.
Greg Koch is one of those rare, gifted players who transcends reality with his fiendishly talented, amazingly versatile, jaw dropping six-string pyrotechnics. He seamlessly blends super human technique with feel, over the top chops complete with a stunning array of tonal colors that are simply out of this world. KOCH perfectly fuses rock, blues, jazz and chicken pickin' into one incredible package that is guaranteed to make believers and diehard fans of guitar music lovers everywhere. Imagine CHET HENDRIX meets the KINGS (B.B., FREDDIE and ALBERT) at the 1st annual ZEPPELIN & HENDRIX COFFEE GUZZLER'S HOEDOWN, and you start to get the picture! Greg Koch is the true definition of outstanding "TOTAL GUITAR" or "PURE HEAVY GUITAR BEAUTY" as we like to call it @ the grooveyard.
The first disc of "Double The Gristle" features an awesome collection of addictive, accessible & cleverly written vocal trax featuring Greg Koch's intense, muscular trademark riffage and monster string bending. This disc features some of his best/strongest tracks to date and aptly showcases his impeccable kick-ass guitar playing, complete with an excellent top-shelf studio production. Amazing in every detail. Disc two of "Double The Gristle" is a mind-blowing, exceptional live gig where the world-renowned twisted guitar genius takes his axe rite over the edge and into the “outskirts of infinity”. Including 4 way-kool Hendrix jams plus a host of other sensational “gristle-fied” trax, there are more killer licks per square inch on this mega-awesome live disc than the entire Shrapnel roster! Koch’s insane, super-human tribute to Jimmy Page called “Surf Zep” is unreal and worth the price of admission alone. This “live” disc has become a thing of “myth” amongst serious guitar music fans. “Double The Gristle” is a highly entertaining guitar lover's virtual wet dream.
The Greg Koch: “Double The Gristle” disc is a double dose of outstanding bluesy heavy guitar madness that is HIGHLY recommended to fans of classic top-shelf players like HENDRIX, JEFF BECK, ERIC JOHNSON, MICHAEL LANDAU, DANNY GATTON, STEVE MORSE, STEVE VAI, JOE SATRIANI, WARREN HAYNES, CHRIS POLAND, PLANKTON and other world-class TOTAL GUITAR GODS. Fans are strongly urged to tune into GREG KOCH and his heavy guitar genius on "Double The Gristle". Take a musical trip with GREG KOCH and find out why he is without a doubt one of the finest players in the world. Forget the hype...take the GRISTLE!!!