George Krikes is a California-based musician, multi-instrumentalist, singer/songwriter, producer, composer, and collaborator.
With his band King Washington, George has toured the country numerous times (opening for acts such as Arctic Monkey, Collective Soul, Tegan & Sara, Michael McDonald, Ambrosia, and more), released 3 full length albums, a 6-song EP, and they've had their music featured on a number of shows including The Jersey Shore.
With HUM Music, he has released 2 separate EP's (under the artist names "Dry Spells" and "Starlight & Arms") and has contributed other songs to their library of music as well. With HUM, he has worked as a studio guitarist, vocalist, composer, and producer on commercials for clients such as Home Depot, Buick, Lexus, McDonald's, WalMart, Honda, Beneful, and more.
With BMG, he has released two 5-song EP's under the name "St. George". He has also contributed many other songs to their catalogue. His song "Different Worlds" was a breakout hit in Australia after being featured on The Voice: Australia, receiving radio airplay and garnering a #1 position on the iTunes download chart in that country.
His hauntingly cinematic version of the song "Soul of a Man" has also seen great success, both as a trailer for the very popular video game "Mad Max", and as an integral part of the trailer and soundtrack for the movie "Son of God".
With APM Music, his song "Younger Everyday" has been licensed on numerous TV shows.