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Yellowjackets
   
Number of songs: 1 | Total weeks on charts: 16
Appearing in a total number of: 1 charts | Total period running: 103 days
Biography

In 1977, Robben Ford assembled a group of veteran session musicians to record his album The Inside Story. The trio of musicians, which included keyboardist Russell Ferrante, bassist Jimmy Haslip and drummer Ricky Lawson, soon discovered a certain "chemistry" and musical affinity that led to their formation of Yellowjackets. The Inside Story being mainly instrumental, Robben Ford's record label wanted him to record another album that was more pop and vocal oriented. The group, known as the Robben Ford Group, preferred to pursue the instrumental route, and a "band within a band" was formed.
Sources: Last.fm, Wikipedia


Yellowjackets in the news
Multi-Grammy Winning Jazz-Fusion Yellowjackets Come To Montalvo Arts Center In Saratoga (04/01/2019) The Right Stuff Band New CD Release "Orlando Fandango" And Launches New Website (08/10/2018)
Drum Legend Simon Phillips To Release "Protocol 4" October 27, 2017! (24/10/2017) Chicago Saxophonist Chris Greene Continues To Explore New Musical Territories On "Boundary Issues," Set For April 14 Release (23/03/2017)
ignore (23/03/2017) Jazz Luminaries Help Romanian Refugee Realize "The American Dream" (17/06/2016)
The Jazz Network Worldwide Features The Katy Jazz Festival April 29-30, 2016 Weekend Festival Featuring The Yellowjackets, Pamela York Trio And The MSMJAZZ Orchestra (26/04/2016) The Sing-Off Live! Tour Announces Local A Cappella Talent To Open On The 55-City National Tour Starting February 17th (30/01/2015)
Legendary Blues Guitarist Harvey "The Snake" Mandel Releases Early Solo Albums In 6CD Box Set! (14/01/2015) Dan Siegel Colors His Vividly Orchestrated Hues Of Jazz "Indigo" (11/12/2014)
Rockin' The Wall - 25th Anniversary Of The Fall Of The Berlin Wall - Announcing US Theatrical Tour & DVD And Digital Release! (21/10/2014) Keyboardist Dan Siegel Returns With A Lush Collection Of Astute Jazz Etched In Melodically Rich "Indigo" (18/09/2014)
Maryland Summer Jazz Festival Announces Tenth Year Anniversary Season (09/04/2014) Arshak Sirunyan (Producer & Featured Artist) Releases "Hoodman's Blind", A Stylish & Multifaceted Musical Journey Through The Imagination Of A Gifted Composer & Musician (03/02/2014)
Award Winning Dadgad Fingerstyle Guitarist Pierre Bensusan Celebrates His 40th Anniversary With The Release Of A Triple Live CD Titled "Encore" (06/12/2013)
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