Paul Krawl, born in Hollywood, California on November 9, 1951 was the youngest of three children. His family moved to Santa Cruz, California when he was 12 years old. At home, his two brother's would play recordings by B.B. King, Duane Eddy, Butterfield Blues Band, the Beatles, the Rolling Stones and countless other performers of the era. "One day my cousin handed me a guitar he had just found..."