Musicians from Denton, Texas

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The following is a partial list of musicians from Denton, Texas, a city in North Texas in the United States. A variety of musicians and musical groups have made their start in Denton, Texas, home of the University of North Texas College of Music, 35 Denton and the Denton Arts and Jazz Festival.

Two well-known examples are: Sly Stone - American musician, songwriter, and record producer (most famous for his role as frontman for Sly & the Family Stone) was born in Denton, while singer-pianist Norah Jones—raised in Grapevine, TX—studied jazz piano at the University of North Texas.

Others include:

The Eli Young Band made their start in Denton
Alan Palomo from Neon Indian @ Governors Ball 2011. Alan Palomo and Neon Indian made their start in Denton, Texas (his previous band name was Ghosthustler)

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