Knott, George

George Knott has played most of the tuba family instruments and upright bass at RAF with Steve Creech as well as his own Raleigh-based big band the Atomic Rhythm All-Stars. Some of his bigger stages include the JVC Jazz festival, Carnegie Hall and Birdland, the New York jazz club.





Indy Weekly’s campaign photo of Knott

He ran an interesting campaign for Mayor of Raleigh in 2019, proposing among other initiatives a ban on leaf blowers and high-rises.