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King's X

Country of origin:
United States
Springfield, Missouri
Formed in:
Heavy Metal, Rock
Lyrical themes:
Religion (early), Social issues, Life, Love
Current label:
InsideOut Music
Years active:
1980-1981 (as The Edge), 1981-1985 (as Sneak Preview), 1985-present
Formed under the name The Edge, originally as a four-piece. Changed name to Sneak Preview after Kirk Henderson left and finally to King's X in the mid 80s.

In 1990, vocalist/bassist Doug Pinnick was asked by Deep Purple to join as a replacement for vocalist Ian Gillan, but he turned them down. Doug Pinnick also did guest vocals for Dream Theater on their Falling into Infinity album. Jerry ...
Jerry Gaskill Drums, Vocals (backing) (1985-present)
See also: Jerry Gaskill, Ty Tabor, ex-Poundhound, ex-Galactic Cowboys
Ty Tabor Guitars (lead), Vocals (backing) (1985-present)
See also: Jerry Gaskill, The Jelly Jam, Ty Tabor, ex-Jughead, ex-Platypus, Xenuphobe, ex-The Jibbs
Doug Pinnick Vocals (lead), Bass (1985-present)
See also: Dug Pinnick, KXM, Supershine, ex-Poundhound, Grinder Blues, Pinnick Gales Pridgen, ex-Stone Flower, ex-The Mob, ex-Tres Mts
Added by: Mindtraveller Modified by: Krister Jensen
Added on: 2002-08-11 23:23:24 Last modified on: 2016-10-01 10:14:20