Gregg Karukas

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Birthday
18, 1956
Birthplace
Maryland
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
18, 1956 (age 63)
Birthplace
Maryland

About

Pioneered the use of synthesizers when he was 16. He co-founded top Washington, D.C. fusion group East Coast Offering.

Before Fame

He toyed around with guitar, drums, trumpet, and keyboards when he was a child, but didn't settle on music as a career choice until he was in his teens.

Trivia

He became known for Girl in the Red Dress and Nightshift, two singles that exemplified his style perfectly.

Family Life

He married Yvonne, and together they had two sons, future musicians Stevie and Alex.

Associated With

His work as musical director for the Dave Koz and Friends Cruise to Europe led him to collaborate with such singing stars as Michael Bolton.