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Jef Lee Johnson

Primary Instrument: Guitar

Born: June 26, 1958 | Died: January 28, 2013    

Jef Lee Johnson is a true American original and a true American gift to the musical world. Guys like Jef are the embodiment of every reason to use the phrase, “He's got more talent in his pinkie than so and so has in his entire body!” Problem is, especially lately, relatively dawdling critics like myself can't keep up! See, anyone who knows who Jef Lee Johnson is knows he's rippin' it up. He's rippin' it up so prolifically these days he's finished up another record, called “St. Somebody”, during the time it took me to get this interview down on paper, or electrons, or whatever this interview is “down” on....
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    Thisness

    Jazzman
    2007
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    Hellion

    Dreambox Media
    2005
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    Laughing Boy

    Jazzman
    2003
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    News From the Jungle

    Verve Music Group
    2003
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    St. Somebody

    Dreambox Media
    2002
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    Things Are Things

    Jazzman
    2002
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    Hype Factory

    Jazzman
    2001
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Featured recording “St. Somebody”

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St. Somebody

Dreambox Media (2002)
”Everything Jef Lee Johnson does is very tasteful. He has this innate, uncanny ability to interpret my music the way I envision it. Within one song he can span the whole gamut of emotions on his guitar.” — Rachelle Farrell
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