Bio

Karl Blau – Skagit Valley born and bound multi-instrumentalist birthed many varieties of records as well as a quantity around 45 titles by 2017.   Anticipating another Bella Union, (London label) release in November entitled “Out Her Space” which features a funk and jazz rock variety,  2016’s first BU release “Introducing Karl Blau” garnered Blau a title for crooner in the country/soul sound.  Karl Blau toured Europe, specifically the UK, extensively in 2016 and 17 and by contrast you could see him at Anacortes Farmer’s Market playing for folks there in his home town.  His band members have included an incredible rotating cast of NW musicians mostly of the band LAKE for his country/soul set and featured Jon Hyde on pedal steel; as a soloist, live Blau integrates the recording process with live looping and effects, usually with guitar accompaniment.