Martyn LeNoble
Martyn LeNoble. Photo by Marlon LeNoble, 2020.
Martyn LeNoble. Photo by Marlon LeNoble, 2020.
Background information
Born (1969-04-14) 14 April 1969 (age 53)
Vlaardingen, Netherlands

Martyn LeNoble (Dutch: Martijn LeNoble; born 14 April 1969) is a Dutch bassist and a founding member of the alternative rock band Porno for Pyros.

He started his musical career by playing bass in a Dutch punk rock band when he was 14. In 1989, he moved to Los Angeles and played with Thelonious Monster and the Too Free Stooges. In 1992, he joined Peter DiStefano, Stephen Perkins and Perry Farrell to form Porno for Pyros.

LeNoble has worked, recorded, toured, or performed with artists including Jane's Addiction, the Cult, Dave Gahan,[1] Scott Weiland, Mark Lanegan, Soulsavers, Daniel Lanois, Maria McKee, Sarah McLachlan, Layne Staley, Tom Morello, and Josh Klinghoffer.

Personal life

In 2008, LeNoble began dating actress Christina Applegate. LeNoble and Applegate became engaged on Valentine's Day 2010,[2] and married in February 2013. It is the second marriage for both.[3] They have one daughter, Sadie Grace LeNoble, born on 27 January 2011.[4]



  1. ^ "Dave Gahan". Pop Matters, Mike Prevatt, 8 September 2003
  2. ^ Lehner, Marla (16 April 2010). "Christina Applegate is Getting Married!". Retrieved 23 June 2010.
  3. ^ "Christina Applegate Marries Martyn LeNoble!". Us Weekly. 24 February 2013. Retrieved 25 February 2013.
  4. ^ Jordan, Julie (1 February 2011). "Christina Applegate Delivers Daughter Sadie Grace". Retrieved 16 July 2011.