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Karl Denson’s Tiny Universe featuring Roosevelt Collier ~ Friday, February 13, 2014


Karl Denson’s Tiny Universe featuring Nicki Bluhm ~ “My Baby”

 

Karl Denson PosterThe Miners Foundry will present Karl Denson’s Tiny Universe featuring Roosevelt Collier on Friday, February 13, 2015.  For nearly three decades, legendary saxophonist Karl Denson has been getting crowds around the world out on the dance floor.

Nowhere has this been more apparent than with his band Karl Denson’s Tiny Universe.  Touring relentlessly for the past 15 years and leaving a massive audience in his wake, fans know when KDTU is in town, a dance party will ensue.

Doors open at 7:00 p.m. and the show begins at 8:00 p.m.  Tickets are $25 in Advance and $30 at the Door.  Tickets will be available online, by phone, or in person at the Miners Foundry, or in person at Briar Patch Co-Op.

 

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Zac Brown Band In Concert - Concord, CAApproaching iconic status, Karl Denson has moved bodies and minds dating back to his earliest years with Lenny Kravitz’s band through his ongoing tenure as a founding member of seminal boogaloo revivalists The Greyboy Allstars and his current roll as a member of San Diego dub rockers Slightly Stoopid.

 

 

Karl Denson’s Tiny Universe is back on the road for a multi-city tour in support of their latest studio album, New Ammo, an infectious 13-track collection, joined by celebrated sacred steel guitarist Roosevelt Collier.

 

 

 

Photo by Akim Aginksy

Photo by Akim Aginksy


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Events

Karl Denson’s Fantastic Fall Tour

 

The Miners Foundry is pleased to welcome Karl Denson’s Fantastic Fall Tour, fresh off the Rolling Stones’ Zip Code Tour!  For nearly three decades, legendary saxophonist Karl Denson has been getting crowds around the world out on the dance floor.  Nowhere has this been more apparent than with his band Karl Denson’s Tiny Universe.  Touring relentlessly for the past 15 years and leaving a massive audience in his wake, fans know when KDTU is in town, a dance party will ensue.  This is a dancing concert, patrons are not guaranteed a seat.  Featuring special guest Euforquestra, doors open at 7:30 p.m. with the show beginning at 8:30 p.m.  Tickets are $25 in Advance and $30 at the Door, plus ticketing fees.

In anticipation of an upcoming release in early 2016, Karl Denson’s Tiny Universe is embarking on a nationwide tour to give new and old fans the chance to experience what is highly regarded as one of the best live bands on the planet.   Approaching two decades strong, KDTU is a prolific touring juggernaut regularly performing over 150 shows annually.  Denson himself is an acclaimed and highly in-demand saxophonist and songwriter who first came to nation attention as a member of Lenny Kravitz’s Let Love Rule-era group and is currently a member of The Rolling Stones touring band.

 

Euforquestra

 

Euforquestra (pronounced yoo-FOHR-keh-struh, think euphoria + orchestra) is energy and rhythm personified, featuring an ever-evolving sound influenced by music from all over the world with an emphasis on funk, pocket, and groove.  For a decade, the band has been igniting dance floors across the country, blending the roots of funk, soul, afrobeat, reggae, and dub to create a sound that “explodes, dances, and melts in your ear with sheer bliss.” ~ Chris M. Slawecki, AllAboutJazz.com

Karl Denson’s Tiny Universe

 

 

 

The Miners Foundry is pleased to present Karl Denson’s Tiny Universe on Thursday, January 26, 2017, giving Nevada County fans the chance to experience what is regarded as one of the best live bands on the planet.  Karl, who now serves as saxophonist in The Rolling Stones, is fresh off a tour with the legendary rock band.  KDTU’s current tour “Runnin’ With The Diesel” will showcase material from their forthcoming studio album, due in early 2017, as well as previous recordings and super-charged covers.  This is a dancing show, limited seating available.  Doors open at 7:00 p.m. and the show begins at 8:00 p.m.  Tickets are $27 in Advance and $32 at the Door.  Tickets are available online, by phone or in person at the Miners Foundry Box Office, or in person at Briar Patch Co-Op.  Ticketing fees may apply.

karl-denson

For nearly three decades, legendary saxophonist Karl Denson has been getting crowds around the world out on the dance floor.  Nowhere has this been more apparent than with his band Karl Denson’s Tiny Universe.  Touring relentlessly for the past 15 years and leaving a massive audience in his wake, fans know when KDTU is in town, a dance party will ensue.  Approaching two decades strong, KDTU is a prolific touring juggernaut regularly performing over 150 shows annually.  Denson himself is an acclaimed and highly in-demand saxophonist and songwriter who first came to nation attention as a member of Lenny Kravitz’s Let Love Rule-era group and is currently a member of The Rolling Stones touring band.  The current KDTU touring lineup is comprised of Richmond guitarist DJ Williams, Soulive drummer Alan Evans, Greyboy Allstars’ bassist Chris Stillwell, Crush Effects’ keyboardist David Veith, Seattle trumpeter Chris Littlefield and ace slide and lap steel guitarist Seth Freeman.