After performing on the Vinnie Paul Tribute show at Aftershock, Eddie and Pepe of Kyng talk about some of their favorite Vinnie memories, their picks for the 2019 Rock and Roll Hall Of Fame Induction, and what they have coming up in the future.
Kyng is a Los Angeles-based stoner metal band consisting of Eddie Veliz (vocals, guitar), Tony Castaneda (bass, backup vocals), and Pepe Clarke (drums). The group formed in 2008 and their debut release, Trampled Sun, was released on September 27, 2011 on Realid Records. The band signed to Razor & Tie Records in August 2013 and the trio released their second album, Burn The Serum, on April 15, 2014. Burn The Serum was recorded at Grandmaster Recorders LTD and Sword & Shield in Hollywood, California and Studio 606 in Northridge, California. James Rota and Andrew Alekel co-produced the album. Rota is known for Fireball Ministry while Alekel is known for his work on Foo Fighters and Queens of the Stone Age recordings. The band released their third full length studio album, Breathe in the Water, on October 7, 2016 on Razor & Tie Records.