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KARL MUELLER

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BIOGRAPHICAL DETAILS

Description: Bassist, USA

Known For: Founding member of the Minneapolis rock/grunge band, Soul Asylum.

Instruments: Bass

Location: MN, United States of America

Date Born: 27th July 1963
Location Born: Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States of America

Date Died: 17th 2005
Location Died: Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States of America

CONTACT DETAILS
Web Site:  The Soul Asylum Band records

are available for research use at the Minnesota Historical Society.

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BIOGRAPHICAL PROFILE
Karl Mueller

An American rock musician. He was the bass player and a founding member of the Minneapolis rock/grunge band, Soul Asylum.

In May 2004, Mueller was diagnosed with throat cancer, and one benefit concert was held to help him with the medical bills.

In September of that year, Grant Hart and Bob Mould of Hüsker Dü reunited for the first time in seventeen years at the Rock for Karl benefit in Minneapolis.

Posthumous

In July 2006, Soul Asylum released The Silver Lining, a studio album featuring Mueller’s last work.

Mueller was also pictured on the cover of the EP Clam Dip & Other Delights, released on April 14, 1989.

Paul Westerberg also made an appearance, as did Soul Asylum – in Mueller’s last public performance. In June 2005, Mueller lost his battle with cancer.

LINKS:

  1. ^ Jump up to: a b Thedeadrockstarsclub.com

    – accessed February 2011

  2. Jump up ^ “A Brief History of the Bands and Artists”

    . Review of rock bands from Minnesota. Minnesota Historical Society. 2012. Retrieved 27 June 2012.