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  1. Gov't Mule featuring John Scofield - Sco-MuleRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Something Else! Reviews

    Last month we got an advance listen to the first union in 1999 between the class of Southern rock, Gov't Mule, and an elite jazz guitarist in John Scofield . The whole recordings of Sco-Mules are finally available to the public, losing no urgency and fire over the fifteen plus years that it has sat in a vault.

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  2. Exclusive: Gov't Mule Premiere 'Hottentot'...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Billboard

    When Gov't Mule paired with John Scofield during Sept. 1999 for a pair of shows in Georgia, Warren Haynes acknowledges it "was definitely a head-scratcher" for the Mule's then-burgeoning fan base.

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  3. 15 Reasons Why I'm Already Addicted After My First Jam CruiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Live Music Blog

    ... festivals should have a spot like this. I really hope Cloud 9 keeps this Lounge going forward. Snarky Puppy , John Scofield , Adam Deitch , Karl Denson all together now! I'm already jonsing for more Lettuce. Upon returning to cell service, I ...

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  4. Gov't Mule Featuring John Scofield: Sco-MuleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | All About Jazz

    ... Thumb"-first heard by Scofield as a bonus track to the guitarist's 1996 Blue Note-era compilation The Best of John Scofield -navigating its more complex chordal constructs with ease during his electric piano solo, or waxing -like with searing synth ...

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  5. Gov't Mule and John Scofield Album Ready for Release After 15-Year WaitRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Guitar Player

    Sco-Mule is a two-and-a-half-hour instrumental jazz-rock hybrid, and it is the most anticipated Mule archival release in the band's vault. The recording dates back to September 1999 when Scofield and Gov't Mule played two live shows in Georgia.

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  6. Music in New Orleans for Tuesday, Jan. 13, 2015: A tribute to Danny Barker at Snug HarborRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | NOLA.com

    ... shanty enthusiast Alex McMurray . Keyboardist Jon Cleary has toured the world several times with Bonnie Raitt, John Scofield, as well as his own bands. At home in New Orleans, his shows tend to emphasize local piano tradition, along with samples of ...

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  7. Best Of 2014 Plus George Duke, Joe Pass And Mark Egan BirthdaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | KMUW-FM Wichita

    Special: Night Train marks the birthday of keyboardist, band leader and producer George Duke. Tonight's program focuses on the many jazz-oriented projects under Duke's own name and with such esteemed artists as Miles Davis, John Scofield, cousin Dianne Reeves, Stanley Clarke, the Brecker Brothers, Sonny Rollins and more.

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  8. Photos and Journal | Jam Cruise 13 | Day FourRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 10 | JamBase

    Jam Cruise 13 continued on Friday with a stop in Costa Maya, Mexico and another full evening of music aboard the MSC Divina. Unfortunately, high winds and storms led to the closure of the Pool Deck, forcing the postponement of the second John Scofield's Uberjam Band performance and the cancelation of Umphrey's McGee's Pool Deck Set, though thankfully the Chicago-based band has added a second lengthy set in the theater on Saturday.

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  9. Tosh Sheridan brings his trio to Old LymeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | The Day

    ... riffs and snake-bite guitar fills. The tunes are hooky, concise and performed with glee and energy - as though John Scofield and the Fabulous Thunderbirds finally got together after having been pals since Little League. There's an organic flow and ...

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  10. The Top 10 shows around Philly this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 31 | Philadelphia Weekly

    ... of soul-infused Southern rock mayhem, delivered ahead of their sure-to-amaze winter outing (and album!) with John Scofield. thetowerphilly.com The acclaimed Russian trumpeter, former Jazz Messenger and short-film subject reminds us what it was Art ...

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  11. Encore: 2014 TriC Jazz FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 29 | WVIZ-TV Cleveland

    Dee Perry shares an encore edition of The Sound of Applause from earlier this summer when she welcomed four of the headliners from the 2014 Tri-C Jazz Fest - bassist Christian McBride, guitarist John Scofield, singer Gregory Porter and pianist Eddie Palmieri - to perform live in our Idea Center studios.

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  12. INTERVIEW: Jazz Musician of the Day: John ScofieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 | All About Jazz

    All About Jazz is celebrating John Scofield's birthday today! When I first got into jazz - around 1969, I came from playing R&B and Soul in High School. Jazz Rock was in its infancy stage and I was lucky enough to be around to experience the Golden Age of both Rock and Soul and see Jazz embrace that movement while I was trying to learn how to play straight-ahead Jazz.

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  13. Happy Birthday To Wilton's John ScofieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 | The Wilton Daily Voice

    Scofield, who has lived in Wilton, turns 63 on Friday. John Scofield, the jazz-rock guitarist and composer, was born Dec. 26, 1951, in Dayton, Ohio.

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  14. Gov't Mule + John Scofield, "Tom Thumb" from...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | Something Else! Reviews

    Culled from two memorable shows down in Georgia at the end of the 90s, recordings of the meeting between the blues-rock Allman Brothers spinoff band Gov't Mule and elite jazz guitar giant John Scofield will finally see the light of day on January 26, 2015 . Sco-Mule was an early indication of the different paths Gov't Mule were capable of taking and eventually led them to become much more than that Allmans 'spinoff' band.

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  15. Session Guitar: Top 10 Guitarists to Emulate for a Successful Studio CareerRead the original story

    Dec 22, 2014 | Guitar World

    ... guy later in life. I took lessons from anyone I could find and had some wonderful instructors, including John Scofield, Joe Pass and Alan DeMausse. I've played several jingle sessions (and have written a few along the way). I've "ghosted" for a few ...

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  16. Squeedlepuss Let the Jams Run FreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | Folio Weekly

    ... latter featuring unison guitar-and-keyboard interplay that touches on the groovier riffage of jazz guitarist John Scofield. "Scarecrow" has King Crimson-style whole-tone scale excursions; "The Enchanted One" is a minor key, Latin-tinged number that ...

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  17. Interview | On The Record With Eric KrasnoRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | JamBase

    ... who to me is the best slide player and one of the best ever, so I'm fortunate to be around people like that. John Scofield too, but as far as new guys, Tash has been blowing my mind. JB: You recently sat-in with Dumpstaphunk and 11 year old Brandon ...

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  18. Ten music events in Toronto this week: Dec. 12 to 18Read the original story

    Dec 12, 2014 | The Globe and Mail

    ... collaboration, Juice , the freewheeling jazz trio renews its collaboration with the great jazz-rock guitarist John Scofield. Is the Juice worth the squeeze? Find out at Massey Hall. Dec. 12, 8 p.m. $29.50 to $89.50. Massey Hall, 178 Victoria St., ...

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  19. The Best Twin Cities Concerts This Weekend: 12/12-14Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | City Pages

    ... 3-7 p.m., Suggested $10 donation. Patrick's Cabaret Medeski Scofield Martin & Wood Iconic jazz guitarist John Scofield periodically joins the avant jazz groove trio John Medeski, Billy Martin and Chris Wood, which further complicates each's wild, ...

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  20. Medeski, Scofield, Martin & Wood Bring Acid-Jazz 'Juice' to Terminal 5 ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | The New York Observer

    ... guitar, a jazz-funk staple (spare the occasional guest appearance). That changed when legendary jazz guitarist John Scofield-who'd spent the two previous decades transforming jazz guitar-chose the trio to back him on his 1998 bouncing jazz-funk ...

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