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Garland Jeffreys (born 29 June 1943 in Brooklyn, New York) is an American singer, songwriter and guitarist. His music is a mix of rock 'n' roll, reggae, blues, soul and even hip-hop. He began his career performing solo in Manhattan clubs in 1966 after attending college at Syracuse University as an art major, where he became friends with Lou Reed (future co-founder of The Velvet Underground).

He spent some time in Italy studying art before coming back to Manhattan to… read more

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  • Rapido
  • Just aw him at Bluesfest - absolutely amazing!
  • Anyone have have Garland Jeffrey's Videos--("Laterman"--etc)--audios-Live or World Cafe--etc. Direct E-mail is ourmets@yahoo.com Thanks a lot
  • Very underrated. Kinda like Bob Dylan-meets-Tom Waits with some Marley influences.
  • Great show in Pavia last evening. Thanks, Garland!
  • Some pictures of the show in Berlin on October 14th, 2012: http://www.popkontext.de/index.php/2012/10/15/garland-jeffreys-am-14-oktober-2012-im-bi-nuu-berlin/
  • You can listen to the album "The King Of In Between" for a limited time via Dutch websites http://3voor12.vpro.nl/luisterpaal/albums/Garland-Jeffreys.html and stream / scrobble via http://scrobble.it/luisterpaal/
  • great musician with deep lyrics!
  • I'm obsessed with Ghost Writer and demand to know why it's not listed here!
  • New York Daily News reports: Hail to the 'King': Rock & soul vet Garland Jeffreys returns with first new work in 14 years http://nydn.us/kLm1Kx

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