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  1. The Jeff Parker QuartetRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | LA Weekly

    A clandestine move to Los Angeles in 2013 caught guitarist Jeff Parker in kind of a transition between maintaining ties to his extensive global music community , and integrating into the massive multi-headed monster that is the music scene here. Too talented to stay in hiding for long, Parker has started to make his presence felt, collaborating with a wide range of artists and even starting his own scene, a weekly gig at the Griffiin in Atwater Village.

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  2. Gaps and Spaces [Greg Ward + Caleb Willitz] - Synoptic OptiksRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | Something Else! Reviews

    ... music is far outside the bounds of jazz. Joining this Ward/Willitz project named Gaps & Spaces are Tortoise's Jeff Parker on guitar and effects, Dave Miller also on guitar and effects, Fred Lonberg-Holm on cello and effects, Makaya McCraven on drums ...

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  3. Comic Book Reviews for March 25, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | IGN

    DC delivered another round of finales and climaxes as Convergence approaches, Marvel featured a handful of highly impactful Avengers and X-Men issues, and the indie books hit in full force. Jeff Parker has proven a more capable replacement for Geoff Johns on this book than anyone could have hoped for, so it's disappointing to have to bid him farewell with this issue.

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  4. Via Tania's first release since 2009 takes a left turn toward orchestral popRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | Chicago Reader

    ... players spanning the Chicago jazz, experimental, and classical worlds-the 18-strong ensemble included guitarist Jeff Parker, reedist Caroline Davis, Eighth Blackbird clarinetist Michael Maccaferri, violist Whitney Johnson, French horn player Matthew ...

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  5. 18th Street Art Center Presents: Marquis HillRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | LA Weekly

    ... featuring drummer Christian Euman, bassist Jonathan Roberts, and fellow Chicago natives (but current Angelenos) Jeff Parker (guitar) and Josh Johnson (alto sax).

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  6. Makaya McCraven: In the MomentRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | All About Jazz

    ... bass & electric bass; Marquis Hill: trumpet; Junius Paul: double bass & electric bass; Justefan: vibraphone; Jeff Parker: guitar; Joshua Abrams: double bass; De'Sean Jones: tenor saxophone; Tony Barba: tenor saxophone & electronics; Dave Vettraino: ...

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  7. Wil Blades: Field NotesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | All About Jazz

    ... can go in so many different directions," says Blades. "I always had the idea in my mind that doing a trio with Jeff Parker and Simon Lott would have a cool vibe and would be very open." Field Notes is a stone groove from its jump off, ...

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  8. What a Wonderful WorldRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | All About Jazz

    ... can go in so many different directions," says Blades. "I always had the idea in my mind that doing a trio with Jeff Parker and Simon Lott would have a cool vibe and would be very open." Field Notes is a stone groove from its jump off, ...

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  9. Joey DeFrancesco: Home for the HolidaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2014 | All About Jazz

    ... Away in the Manger; The First Noel; O Holy Night. Personnel: CD1: Joey DeFrancesco: organ, trumpet, vocals; Jeff Parker: guitar; George Fludas: drums; George Coleman, Jr.: drums (6, 10); Ramon Danda (5, 12); John Webber: bass (4, 13); Tony Banda: ...

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  10. Music Industry: The Lead Sheet: Twin Cities Live Jazz, November 28-December 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2014 | All About Jazz

    ... B-3 prodigy-turned-legend Joey DeFrancesco returns to the Dakota for a night of seasonal gems, with guitarist Jeff Parker and drummer George Fludas filling out the trio. Likely Joey will pull out the trumpet for a couple tunes too. Check out ...

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  11. Jazz picks: Miguel Zenon, Pharoah Sanders and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | Los Angeles Times

    Though guitarist Ross Hammond is based in Sacramento, he deserves honorary local status in his many collaborations with fixtures on the L.A. improvised music scene that include Vinnie Golia and Alex Cline. Here, he teams for a guitar summit with a welcome and relatively new force in this city, Jeff Parker, who may be best known for his flinty contributions to the post-rock band Tortoise but is an inspired and imaginative force for jazz as well.

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  12. Track premiere: Local drummer Makaya McCraven's 'Three Fifths a Man'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | Chicago Reader

    ... of the residency are bassists Matt Ulery , Joshua Abrams , and Junius Paul, trumpeter Marquis Hill , guitarist Jeff Parker , vibist Justin Thomas, and tenor saxophonists De'Sean Jones and Tony Barba. McCraven has established his skills and bona ...

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