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  1. Wolverton: Apple Watch underwhelmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | Inside Bay Area

    ... a device that most people need -- or may even want. On Wil Blades' new album -- 'Field Notes,' with guitarist Jeff Parker and drummer Simon Lott -- the B-3 organist heads in a new direction drawing from a wide palette of grooves. The Berkeley-based ...

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  2. B-3 master Wil Blades takes new directionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | SiliconValley.com

    ... nightclubs, memorizing the layouts of specific hallways and staircases. "Wil's nuts," says guitarist and friend Jeff Parker, laughing, while noting that "it takes a person of unique personality traits to even tackle" the B-3, which, in essence, is a ...

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  3. Wil Blades: Field NotesRead the original story

    Aug 18, 2014 | All About Jazz

    Keyboardist Wil Blades earned his pedigree playing with guitarist Will Bernard and percussionist Billy Martin and now ratchets up his leadership skills fronting a trio including guitarist Jeff Parker and drummer Simon Lott.

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  4. Nicole Mitchell's Black Earth Ensemble: Intergalactic BeingsRead the original story

    Aug 13, 2014 | All About Jazz

    ... tenor saxophone, bass clarinet; David Young: trumpet, sraliai horn; Renee Baker: violin; Tomeka Reid: cello; Jeff Parker: electric guitar; Joshua Abrams: bass; Avreeayl Ra: percussion; Marcus Evans: drum set. John first fell under the spell of free ...

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  5. CD/DOWNLOAD/ALBUM: Wil Blades to Release "Field Notes" on Royal Potato FamilyRead the original story

    Aug 5, 2014 | All About Jazz

    ... can go in so many different directions," Blades says. A'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." The 34-year old, Chicago -native, Berkley, CA-based artist is ...

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  6. From the Jazzblog archives: The Brian Blade interviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2014 | Canada.com

    ... Blade's hometown of Shreveport, Louisiana. Landmarks , which features the Fellowship Band with guest guitarists Jeff Parker and Marvin Sewell, was also recorded there, in the studio of Blade's brother, Brady Jr. "I'm really glad to be working with ...

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  7. Russia in the raw: Corruption, booze and bathhousesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2014 | The Toronto Star

    ... through the eyes of a rambunctious bartender, sometime dock worker, school dropout and draft dodger named Igor. Jeff Parker's book, Where Bears Roam the Streets , chronicles a slice of today's Russia through his 15-year friendship with a struggling ...

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  8. Jazz Festival review: A musical monster on organ and trumpetRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2014 | Canada.com

    ... DeFrancesco's trio, or indeed to the 2014 TD Ottawa Jazz Festival. DeFrancesco, superbly supported by guitarist Jeff Parker and drummer George Fludas, was as exuberant as jazz gets, whipping the full house into an grinning, foot-stomping frenzy. It ...

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  9. CDs galore, part 2: jazzmen Geof Bradfield, Frank Catalano, Paul WerticoRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2013 | Examiner.com

    The "Melba!" band: Ryan Cohan, Joel Adams , Jeff Parker , Clark Sommers, VIctor Garcia, Geof Bradfield, George Fludas The "Melba!" band: Ryan Cohan, Joel Adams , Jeff Parker , Clark Sommers, VIctor Garcia, Geof Bradfield, George Fludas If you crave variety, you need look no further than the weekend's remaining CD-release shows by Chicago jazz ... (more)

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  10. Theater Review: 'Juno' and 'Days Like Today'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

    ... who wants to get married, while Maria (Susie McMonagle) is a cougar who's currently sleeping with Francois (Jeff Parker), one of Tessa's old flames-yet they're so co-dependent that they can't steel themselves to get a divorce. Like most musicals ...

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  11. Imperfect relationships play out in Writers' 'Days'Read the original story

    May 29, 2014 | Daily Herald

    ... Tessa's wedding. Maria, meanwhile, is accompanied by her current lover, the savvy Francois (an airily confidant Jeff Parker), Tessa's former dance instructor who now heads up his own dance company. Unfortunately, Tessa's hopes for the perfect ...

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  12. First Listen: Brian Blade & The Fellowship Band, 'Landmarks'Read the original story

    Apr 20, 2014 | WNYC-AM New York

    ... the signifying twang of country and folk music cadences, note inflections and guitar overtones (courtesy of Jeff Parker or Marvin Sewell). There are melodies that surge and ebb, harmonium drones and dark bass clarinet lines. It's music tinged by ...

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  13. Brian Blade Fellowship - LandmarksRead the original story

    Apr 18, 2014 | Something Else! Reviews

    ... Keyboardist Jon Cowherd, bassist Chris Thomas, and saxophonists Myron Walden and Melvin Butler are back as well (Jeff Parker and Marvin Sewell take turns on guitar for the departed Kurt Rosenwinkel). Most importantly, that Fellowship sound is back. ...

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  14. Chicago Underground DuoRead the original story

    Apr 15, 2014 | Philadelphia Weekly

    ... Trio (with bass player Noel Kupersmith) and Chicago Underground Quartet (with Kupersmith and guitarist Jeff Parker) among them - as well as separately with their own respective side projects. With roots in the avant-garde realm of improvisatory ...

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  15. Brian Blade and the Fellowship Band: LandmarksRead the original story

    Apr 10, 2014 | All About Jazz

    ... nes; Jon Cowherd: piano, mellotron, pump organ; Chris Thomas: bass; Myron Walden: alto saxophone; bass clarinet; Jeff Parker: guitar (7, 9); Marvin Sewell: guitar (3, 4, 6, 8, 10).

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  16. Charlie Hunter and Scott AmendolaRead the original story

    Apr 7, 2014 | The Charlotte Observer

    ... as a highly effective composer writing for his five-piece Scott Amendola Band and his trio with guitarist Jeff Parker and bassist John Shifflett, but until now the duo has focused on the seven-string guitar wizard's muscular tunes. Looking to take a ...

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  17. StLJN Saturday Video Showcase: Joshua Abrams' Natural Information SocietyRead the original story

    Feb 15, 2014 | St. Louis Jazz Notes

    ... Town and Country; the trio Sticks and Stones, with Mantana Roberts and Chad Taylor; and a trio with guitarist Jeff Parker and drummer John Herndon of Tortoise. Then there's Natural Information Society, which was was formed to spotlight Abrams' work ...

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  18. StLJN Saturday Video Showcase: Joshua Abrams' Natural Information SocietyRead the original story

    Feb 15, 2014 | St. Louis Jazz Notes

    ... Town and Country; the trio Sticks and Stones, with Mantana Roberts and Chad Taylor; and a trio with guitarist Jeff Parker and drummer John Herndon of Tortoise. Then there's Natural Information Society, which was was formed to spotlight Abrams' work ...

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  19. Fresh Sound on the moveRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2014 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... ensemble. And just try to pin down the musical inclinations of the members of her band: Dwight Trible (vocals), Jeff Parker (guitar), Najite Agindotan (percussion), Michael Dessen (trombone), Mark Dresser (bass) and Juan David Rubio (drum set). In ...

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  20. Something Else! sneak peek: Brian Blade, "He Died Fighting" from LandmarksRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2014 | Something Else! Reviews

    ... has remained the same over that period, with only the addition of a pair of guitarists in Marvin Sewell and Jeff Parker for this new release, due April 29, 2014. Seven of this forthcoming project's 10 songs were recorded at Blade Studios, founded by ...

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