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  • Pinnick Gales Pridgen Release Second Album, “PGP 2”

    Pinnick Gales Pridgen Release Second Album, “PGP 2”

    The collaboration between bassist/vocalist dUg Pinnick (King’s X), guitarist/vocalist Eric Gales (Lauryn Hill) and drummer Thomas Pridgen (The Mars Volta), known collectively as Pinnick Gales Pridgen, was too good not to keep alive for a second album. The music on PGP 2 runs the gamut, ranging from psychedelic blues to progressive soul and… »

  • King’s X: We Were Born To Be Loved

    King’s X: We Were Born To Be Loved

    Today we’re celebrating DUg Pinnick’s birthday with the live music video for the King’s X tune “We Were Born to Be Loved.” Taken from the DVD Live Love London, Pinnick lays out some tasty bass with his signature tone while feeding off the crowd’s energy. »

  • dUg Pinnick Releases “Naked”

    dUg Pinnick Releases “Naked”

    Hot on the heels of his new trio’s debut album, bassist and King’s X frontman dUg Pinnick is stepping out on his own again a solo effort entitled Naked on RockArmy Records. The deeply personal album is nothing but Pinnick, who wrote, played, recorded, and produced the entire album in his Los Angeles home studio.… »

  • Pinnick Gales Pridgen: Collateral Damage

    Pinnick Gales Pridgen: Collateral Damage

    Earlier this year, the badass power rock trio of dUg Pinnick, Eric Gales, and Thomas Pridgen teamed up and released their self-titled debut album. Now they have a music video for “Collateral Damage,” which is underpinned by Pinnick’s ballsy bass tone. Dig it. »

  • Pinnick Gales Pridgen Release Debut Album

    Pinnick Gales Pridgen Release Debut Album

    Here’s a great lineup: King’s X frontman/bassist Dug Pinnick, guitarist Eric Gales, and ex-Mars Volta drummer Thomas Pridgen have teamed up for a project aptly named Pinnick Gales Pridgen. The trio has just released their self-titled debut, which features thirteen tracks that blend each member’s unique styles into a mix of “psychedelic blues, hard rock,… »

  • Kansas Announces North American Tour with King’s X

    Kansas Announces North American Tour with King’s X

    Kansas has announced a new North American tour this fall with direct support from King’s X and That 1 Guy. Rooted by bassist Billy Greer, the “Carry on Wayward Son” rockers have been a big influence on King’s X bassist/vocalist dUg Pinnick. “I’ve been a huge Kansas fan since the beginning,” Pinnick says. “I remember… »

  • Jeff Ament’s Tres Mts. Debuts with New Release and Tour

    Jeff Ament’s Tres Mts. Debuts with New Release and Tour

    As Pearl Jam celebrates their 20th anniversary, bassist Jeff Ament is staying extra busy with his side project, Tres Mts. The band, with Fastbacks drummer Richard Stuverud and dUg Pinnick of King’s X, is releasing Three Mountains throughout the month of March, starting with the digital format on March 8th, followed by the CD (March… »

  • King’s X Releases “Live In London”

    King’s X Releases “Live In London”

    American rock band King's X has released their first-ever live concert DVD, Live in London. The release, offered in a deluxe 2 CD/1 DVD box set or as a 2 CD release, was filmed in January 2009 at the Electric Ballroom in London. The band, featuring bassist/vocalist Dug Pinnick, guitarist/vocalist Ty Tabor and drummer/vocalist Jerry… »