Legendary guitarist Kenny Olson / Kid Rock
Kenny Olson photos , all images ©chad lee photography.
March 18, 2016 Nashville, Tn at Chad Lee Photography Studio.
January 31, 2015 Nashville, Tn at Blackbird Recording Studio.
April 27, 2015 Memphis, Tn at Sam Phillips Recording Studio. The classic song ” Wooly Bully ” was recorded here in 1965.
March 12, 2010 Atlanta, Ga at Tree Sound Studios with the legendary Dj Hurricane of Beastie Boys.
Watch Kenny perform the Funkadelic classic Maggot Brain
Kenny Olson is a rock guitarist from Detroit, Michigan. He is best known for his work with the multi-platinum selling artist Kid Rock. Kenny was a founding member of Kid Rock’s band, the Twisted Brown Trucker Band. He helped co-write many of the band’s groundbreaking hits. Since leaving Kid Rock in 2006, Olson has been pursuing his own projects.
Kenny has worked with the Jimi Hendrix family on their Experience Hendrix Tour. He has also collaborated and performed with Aerosmith, Metallica, Run DMC, Hank Williams, Jr., Sheryl Crow, Billy Gibbons, Billy Cox, Buddy Miles, Mitch Mitchell, Hubert Sumlin, Les Paul, Buddy Guy, Bootsy Collins, Chaka Khan, Faith Evans and many others. Olson has toured around the world with television performances at the GRAMMYs, Superbowl Halftime, MTV and numerous talk shows. Kenny has appeared in dozens of music videos, as well as film, TV and an episode of The Simpsons. His guitar work is highly recognized in the industry, and Keith Richards has said “Kenny Olson is one of the best rock guitarists on the scene right now.” Kenny is currently working on a documentary film and many recording projects including a new solo album.