Known most effective for his use the Los Angeles-based rock group Dokken, Pilson also performed with the brand new York rings Dio and Foreigner and released 4 albums along with his very own group Flesh & Bloodstream (afterwards re-named Battle & Tranquility). Before signing up for Dokken, he documented one record with an organization called Rock and roll Justice and in addition added to Randy Hansen’s 1983 Astral Projection Live record. An occasional professional and a musician, he made an appearance in the 2001 film Rock and roll Star. He was created in Lake Forest, Illinois. He and guitarist and fellow Dokken member George Lynch produced a music duo known as Lynch/Pilson and released a 2003 record entitled Wicked Underground.