English Deutsch Español Français Italiano 日本語 Português (Brasil) Русский. Perfil: American rock singer born on June 29, 1943.
Background information. Jeffreys played guitar on John Cale's 1969 debut solo album Vintage Violence and contributed the song "Fairweather Friend". In 1969 he founded Grinder's Switch with Woodstock-area musicians including pianist Stan Szelest, guitarist Ernie Corallo, and percussionist Sandy Konikoff. Lewis Merenstein, producer of Van Morrison's Astral Weeks, produced this one album before the band dissolved in 1970. In 1973, he released his first solo album, Garland Jeffreys, on Atlantic Records.
1973 Album cover shoot for Aladdin Sane, photographed by Brian Duffy. The lightning bolt represented the duality of the mind, although Bowie later explained that the "lad insane" of the album's title track was inspired by his brother Terry, who was diagnosed as a schizophrenic. Photo By Brian Duffy Wicked Tour January 10 Brendon Urie Fall Out Boy Rock Music Music Artists Emo Buffalo Pray. BUFFALO, NEW YORK - JANUARY 10: Brendon Urie performs onstage as Panic! At The Disco kick off the second leg of the 'Pray For The Wicked' Tour with a sold out show at KeyBank Center on January 10, 2019 in Buffalo, New York. Photo by Kevin Mazur/Getty Images for AEG).
Ghost Writer is the second solo album by Garland Jeffreys, released by A&M Records in 1977. It was recorded with an all-star lineup of session musicians, including Dr. John, The Brecker Brothers, Anthony Jackson, Steve Gadd, Hugh McCracken and David Spinozza. Another notable contributor was keyboard player Leon Pendarvis, who has been a member of the Saturday Night Live band since 1980.
Jeffreys played guitar on John Cale's 1969 debut solo album Vintage Violence and contributed the song "Fairweather Friend". In 1973, he released his first solo album, Garland Jeffreys, on Atlantic Records
Biography by Mark Deming. Acclaimed singer/songwriter who harnessed his African-American and Puerto Rican heritage to span rock, soul, and reggae. Don't Call Me Buckwheat. Rock & Roll Adult. See Full Discography.