David Krull is one of the finest blues,boogie,etc., piano players/piano pickers in the world today. Whether playing as a solo artist.fronting a band,or in a supporting role, he combines energy and virtuosity to create music that touches the soul and captures the audience.
David was born in St. Louis Mo. and later relocated to Kansas City Mo. Krull grew up in two of the most musical
cities in America and began playing piano at the age of seven. He became interested in Blues,Boogie,Jazz,Rock
& Roll and Country, at thirteen. At sixteen, he was sneaking into the historic jazz and blues clubs of Kansas City to listen and learn from the many legends he encountered. He often performed solo as well as appearing
in concert with St. Louis piano legend and rock & roll
Hall of Fame inductee Johnnie Johnson. Prior to his passing,
Johnson rated Krull as one of his favorite piano players.
David met Chicago blues legend Jimmy Rogers of the original
Muddy Waters Band. Rogers asked him to join the band and Krull performed and recorded with him until his death in
1997. During the time, he appeared on bills with artists
includin Dr. John,Charlie Musselwhite,Buddy Guy,Etta James
Bonnie Raitt,Solomon Burke,Robert Lockwood Jr.,Koko Taylor
Luther Allison,Homesick James,Hubert Sumlin,Charles Brown.
Krull has also performed and recorded with Carey Bell,Rogers'son Jimmy D. Lane,Hubert Sumlin,Jeff Healey,
Kim Wilson,Elvin Bishop,Maria Muldaur,Joe Louis Walker,
John McEuen...The list goes on and on.
David Krull celebrated the release of his first solo
recording..Can't Let Go..in October of 2005.The thirteen
songs showcase David's versatility. While emphasizing blues
and boogie,he adds touches of jazz,ragtime,pop,rock and country flavors. A DVD, The David Krull Story is also
available. David's music was featured in the documentary
Can Mr. Smith Get To Washington Anymore.