Dec 102015

Ty Tabor_2015Ty Tabor is the lead guitarist, songwriter, and co-lead vocalist for the progressive hard rock band, King’s X. He will release a new solo album in 2016 through Rat Pak Records. Watch a album teaser below.

The new album will be the follow up to “Nobody Wins When Nobody Plays” which has been released in 2013 via Molken Music. Continue reading »

Oct 232015

Jerry Gaskill_2015“Love And Scars”, the long-awaited sophomore album from legendary King’s X drummer Jerry Gaskill, will be released on Friday, October 30 via Rat Pak Records.

The first “Love And Scars”track-by-track breakdown video can be seen below.

“Love and Scars”!is featuring Billy Sheehan, Phil Keaggy, Earl Slick, DA Karkos, Andee Blacksugar and a host of other notable musicians, “Love And Scars” marks the completion of a long musical journey that started almost a decade ago. Enduring a series of personal tragedies along the way, including two heart attacks, and losing all his possessions in Hurricane Sandy, Jerry remained steadfast and true in his belief that music heals all. “It’s been a long time coming and I’ve had some heavy obstacles to deal with, but the record is finally ready and I couldn’t be more proud of what we’ve accomplished!” says Jerry. Continue reading »

Apr 062015

Jerry GaskillRat Pak Records recently reported the following:

‘We welcome legendary King’s X drummer Jerry Gaskill to the fold! Jerry is putting the final touches on an all new full length album that is by far his best work to date! The release will feature D A Karkos, Billy Sheehan (Winery Dogs), Earl Slick, PGR, Phil Keaggy, J.D. DeServio (Black Label Society) and more! Full details on this release coming soon! In the meantime, make sure you like Jerry’s Official Facebook page. Continue reading »

Sep 132014

Jerry_KingsX_2013King’s X drummer Jerry Gaskill is “resting comfortably” in a hospital after suffering a heart attack during the post operation recovery while undergoing a minor medical procedure. As a result, he must undergo double bypass surgery within the next 72 hours.

In a statement the band says: ‘It is with a heavy heart that, World Entertainment and King’s X, unfortunately have to announce that during a scheduled minor procedure, Jerry Gaskill, has suffered a heart attack during the post operation recovery, and as a result must undergo double bypass surgery within the next 72 hours. Jerry is stable and resting comfortably in the hospital. Due to the circumstances though, King’s X has no other choice than to cancel all upcoming shows, and we hope that after Jerry recovers that we will be able to schedule make up shows in the future. Until then, all info and updates will be posted on all King’s X Sites, and we will keep you all updated on Jerry’s status. – Faith, Hope, Love….King’s X Continue reading »

Mar 082014

pinnick_dougKing’s X frontman Doug “dUg” Pinnick spoke to about the state of his Houston-formed band plus his new projects like Naked, KXM, Pinnick Gales Pridgen, Grinder Blues and Third Ear Experience. Doug also talked about his recent health scare and how he’s doing now. Check out the chat below.

Pinnick underwent hernia surgery last July after avoidning it due to the fact that he didn’t have health insurance. He had toured, recorded and rehearsed regardless of his painful condition.

A GiveForward campaign to help raise funds for Pinnick‘s surgery was launched in the spring of 2013 and it raised more than $26,000 from 599 donations. Continue reading »