Karl Denson


Oral History Information

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Musician, Saxophonist

Karl Denson has played the saxophone alongside Lenny Kravitz, The Rolling Stones, Jack DeJohnette, Switchfoot, and the Blind Boys of Alabama (among others). He was the co-founder of the acid jazz band The Greyboy Allstars, which was formed in 1993.  The band originally got together for a CD release party for DJ Greyboy, but soon added elements jazz with funk. Karl and DJ began writing original songs for the band, which also featured Robert Walter, Elgin Park and Chris Stillwell.