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Summer Music: Greyboy Allstars Release New Album

Greyboy Allstars band members from left to right: keyboardist Robert Walter, ...

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Above: Greyboy Allstars band members from left to right: keyboardist Robert Walter, guitarist Elgin Park, saxophonist Karl Denson, drummer Aaron Redfield and bassist Chris Stillwell in an undated photo.

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"Como De Allstars" is the bands first album in seven years.

Aired: August 13, 2020 | Transcript

In the early 90s, acid-jazz pioneers The Greyboy Allstars put San Diego on the map with their funky brand of "West Coast Boogaloo."

Since then their unique style has given rise to many new artists following in their footsteps. The Greyboy Allstars are back with its first album in seven years — "Como De Allstars" — and a reissue of its 1994 album "West Coast Boogaloo."

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As part of our summer music series, the band members joined Midday Edition to talk about what it means to return to making music amid the global pandemic.

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Reported by Christopher Maue

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