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justine jones / Bio

The infamous, inflaming redhead, Justine Jones is best known for her tenor saxophone prowess, she also plays flute, piano, and is a vocalist and composer having studied at the VCA Melbourne and The Sweelink Conservatorium in Amsterdam. Although she is well known in the jazz scene, her forays into rock n roll include performing on The Living End’s latest release “State of Emergency”, and appearing in Fred Negro’s music video “Beer Sandwich”,

Justine has also worked as a freelance music copyist for film and TV and assisted Paul Grabowsky in the establishment of Australian Art Orchestra for the recording “Ringing the Bell Backwards”. She has made two recordings of her original music with the ABC and has played on numerous albums for others. Her highly successful jazz radio show “Groovoire” aired on PBS FM for 5 years and she hosted “Radio Mama” on 3CR for 4 years. Last year she produced and presented a 6 part TV show, “The Jazz Show”, broadcast on Channel 31,which was nominated for 3 Antenna Awards in 2009. She presented and produced “Night Owl Jazz” every Monday night/Tuesday Mornings from 12am-2am on 103.5 MBS FM for 3 years

Justine has toured in Europe, the US and nationally throughout Australia including playing at the Tsunami benefit at The Myer Music Bowl. Some of the bands Justine has played with include The Interzone Trio, LUC, The Big One, Kenny Lopez's Sex Mambo, Judy Baily, Marie Gabrielle, Fabulous Diva with Ruth Rogers Wright, Andrea Keller, Sally Boyden, The Sure shot Hunters, The Vagrants, The Andrew Nolte Orchestra and The Dizzys Big Band. In 2011 she produced an album of her vocal originals “Transversing” with Daniel Gassin
Justine produced and presented “The Jazz Show “ with Mark Fitzgibbon, a six episode TV show about the Jazz scene in Melbourne broadcast on Channel 31 in Melbourne Australia
Over the years Justine has maintained her band in the guise of The Nointers, Flesh,The International Playboys of Rhythm, Black Label, and now the Justine Jones q tet who play an exotic array of her originals. Justine also composes for film and TV.
Justine has also appeared in feature films including, The Jammed, 6 Lovers, The Cup and, I love you too, and TV shows, Wilfred(SBS), Hawke (CH 9), Neighbors (CH 10), Winners and Losers (CH 7),and The Phyrnne Fisher mysteries (ABC)

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Discography
1993 “Sex Mambo” Kenny Lopez sex mambo
1994 “PGB” Justine Jones and Ross Bencina
1994 “Ringing the bell Backwards” The Australian Art Orchestra - Assistant
1997 “As you do” Justine Jones Quartet
1999 “Groovoire” Justine Jones Quartet
2001 “Live on Groovoire”, The shuffle club- Producer
2003 “Live on 3CR” Justine Jones and Harold Lye
2004 “Live to air” The Shuffle club - Producer
2005 “Themes to assumption day” Justine Jones and Michael Herbert
2006 “Fine and Mellow” Kris Jennings
2006 “Crossover” Mario Genovese
2006 “Black label” Black label
2006 “State of emergency” The Living end
2007 “Treat me gently” Dale Barlow , Mark Fitzgibbon, George Coleman-Asssistant producer
2008 “The Jazz show” TV show/DVD
2008 “Jazzeur theme” 3MBS FM theme song
2009 “Justine Jones Sampler” Various
2011 “Transversing” Justine Jones and Daniel Gassin

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General Info

Band Members
justine jones - Saxophone
Artist Name
justine jones
Home Page
http://www.reverbnation.com/justinejones
Genres
Spiritual / Jazz, blues, funk, soul, pop, rb, Film/TV

Contact Info

Location
St Kilda, VIC, AU
Manager
Leanne Campbell/pegan

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