Tag Archives: Jerry Gaskill

Happy birthday to King’s X drummer Jerry Gaskill

Posted by on December 27, 2013

Today is King’s X drummer Jerry Gaskill’s 56th birthday. 2012 was a tough year for him. First, he suffered a heart attack and was hospitalized for a month. Thankfully he was able to make a recovery. Midway through the year, it was announced that the band would tour again. However, his troubles weren’t over yet. […]

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Kings X Drummer Jerry Gaskill’s Home Devastated By Sandy

Posted by on November 1, 2012

It’s been one hell of a tough year for King’s X drummer Jerry Gaskill. Earlier this year, he suffered a heart attack, which he’s since recovered from. But Highlands, NJ, where he lives, pretty much took a direct hit from Hurricane Sandy. Now he and his wife, who he married earlier this year, are out […]

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With Jerry Gaskill Recovered, Kings X To Tour Again

Posted by on May 31, 2012

The metal community was shocked and saddened in February when word came that Kings X drummer Jerry Gaskill had suffered a heart attack. A month later, he left the hospital, but while things sounded encouraging, there wasn’t any word on his condition – until now. The prog-leaning hard rock band will be touring this Fall […]

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King’s X Drummer Jerry Gaskill Releases First Video Message Since Heart Attack

Posted by on April 5, 2012

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YFafe2iGQXk[/youtube] Yesterday, drummer Jerry Gaskill uploaded a video of himself providing an update on his current condition. This marks the first time we’ve heard directly from the King’s X drummer since he suffered a heart attack in February. “I just want to let everyone know that I’m doing good. Getting better every day, feeling stronger. It’s […]

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King’s X Drummer Jerry Gaskill Leaving Hospital, Bassist/Singer Posts Picture

Posted by on March 20, 2012

It’s been almost a month since Jerry Gaskill was rushed to the hospital after suffering a heart attack. While he still has a long road ahead of him, Gaskill is slowly recovering well and will apparently be leaving the hospital and heading home tomorrow (March 21). And earlier today, bassist/ frontman dUg Pinnick posted a […]

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King’s X Release Digital Live Album To Help Jerry Gaskill

Posted by on March 12, 2012

Drummer Jerry Gaskill’s condition following a heart attack seems to be improving. This past weekend, Bassist/frontman dUg Pinnick revealed via Facebook that though he’s still having trouble breathing, Gaskill has been responsive to others in the room. However, as he continues to recover in ICU, Gaskill’s medical bills are adding up. That’s why Gaskill’s bandmates […]

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King’s X Provide Update On Jerry Gaskill, Cancel Previously Announced Tour

Posted by on February 28, 2012

This past weekend, fans were shocked to learn that drummer Jerry Gaskill had suffered a heart attack. Last we heard, the King’s X drummer had undergone an emergency operation and remains in intensive care. Earlier today, King’s X provided the following update on Gaskill’s condition: “We are sorry to confirm that Jerry Gaskill suffered a […]

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King’s X Drummer Jerry Gaskill Suffers Heart Attack

Posted by on February 27, 2012

King’s X drummer Jerry Gaskill is in stable condition after having a heart attack on Saturday night (25). An update on the 54 year-old drummer and singer for the progressive hard rock band was given on the Facebook fan page of his band’s frontman and bassist, dUg Pinnick. “Jerry had a heart attack last night,” […]

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