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Koster performs with My Morning Jacket at Forecastle Festival.
Koster performs with My Morning Jacket at the Fox Theatre in Atlanta, GA.

Bo Koster (born August 22, 1974) is the keyboard player and background vocalist for the rock band My Morning Jacket.

Early lifeEdit

Koster grew up in Lakewood, Ohio, a city in the Greater Cleveland Metropolitan Area. He attended Lakewood High School, Cleveland Institute of Music and Berklee College of Music.[1]


Prior to joining My Morning Jacket, Koster worked as an associate and segment producer for several television documentaries, including Modern Marvels and Haunted History.[2]

Koster has also collaborated with, among others, Laura Viers, Neko Case, Carl Broemel, City & Colour and Sam Outlaw. In 2010, he co-produced Delta Spirit’s History from Below.[3]

2017-18 he was part of the Roger Waters Us + Them Tour tour .

Personal lifeEdit

Koster is an avid basketball fan, especially of his hometown team, the Cleveland Cavaliers.[4] He currently resides in Los Angeles, CA.


With My Morning JacketEdit


  • RMI electric piano
  • Korg Trident
  • Roland Juno 106
  • Fender Rhodes 1960’s
  • Open Labs keyboards
  • Moog synthesizers


  1. ^ "It's a homecoming gig for My Morning Jacket's Bo Koster of Lakewood". Retrieved 2015-10-27.
  2. ^ "Bo Koster". IMDb. Retrieved 2015-10-27.
  3. ^ Bo Koster at
  4. ^ "Bo Koster of My Morning Jacket -". Retrieved 2015-10-27.

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