Karl Blau is a musician based in Anacortes, Washington and member of the Knw-Yr-Own/K Records collective. He is very prolific and releases music through a monthly subscription service called Kelp Monthly. He has played in D+, Brothers Blau, Captain Fathom, Your Heart Breaks and has collaborated extensively with Phil Elverum (The Microphones/Mount Eerie). He also tours and records with Laura Veirs. Blau is currently a member of drone/doom band Earth.
Blau's music is eclectic and incorporates elements of folk, dub, r&b, bossanova, grunge, hiphop, drone, and worldbeat.
From Karl's own unbiased biography, available on the K Records website:
"I, Karl Blau, am a recording artist from Anacortes, WA. My debut K record "Beneath Waves" should be available in January of 2006. You may have heard my flute, sax, or drums...