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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.


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.