Kenny Olson is a multi-platinum guitarist from Detroit, Michigan, who has performed with Aerosmith, Metallica, Run DMC, Hank Williams, Jr. Sheryl Crow, Billy Gibbons, Billy Cox, Buddy Miles, Les Paul, Buddy Guy, Bootsy Collins, Chaka Khan, Faith Evans, and Mick Mars.
He was Kid Rock’s lead guitarist for eleven years performing around the world with dozens of television appearances, including the GRAMMYs and Super Bowl XXXVIII.
Kenny is currently lead guitarist for BEYOND THE WALL, the Pink Floyd experience by THINK:EXP that includes live music and 360 Virtual Reality graphics in a dome venue. The all-star ensemble includes Olson, saxophonist Scott Page (Pink Floyd), drummer Stephen Perkins (Jane’s Addiction) and bass player Norwood Fisher (Fishbone).
Past projects include the Experience Hendrix Tours, the Jimi Hendrix Tribute CD recording “Little Wing” with Chaka Khan, and the Les Paul and Friends CD recording “I Love You More Than You’ll Ever Know” with Joe Perry of Aerosmith and Mick Hucknall of Simply Red.
Kenny is also a songwriter and producer and is currently working on two film projects.