Jeff & Gregg Allman in NYC early 1990’s

During a break in a performance with Rick Danko at the Lonestar Roadhouse, Gregg Allman came up to our dressing room and asked the band I was playing with if we wanted to come down to the stage and play some blues with him! Uh….yeah…sure!!! Sparks flew and the rest is history!

Jeff Plays The Tonight Show with David Crosby & Friends

During the Spring 2017 David Crosby & Friends Tour, David and ensemble were invited to perform on Jimmy Fallon’s Tonight Show in NYC. David’s new CD is called Sky Trails and the opening cut, written by James Raymond is called, “She’s Gotta Be Somewhere” which was performed live featuring a 3 part horn section! See […]

Jeff Meets Paul McCartney rehearsing w/ Croz

During rehearsals with David Crosby, Jeff had the extreme pleasure of meeting one of his true idols in the music business, the one and only Paul McCartney! Words cannot express …..

David Crosby & Friends

Jeff just completed a month long tour of Europe with long time collaborator David Crosby! The Sky Trails Band features CPR alumni, James Raymond on keys, Stevie DiStanislao on drums and new friends, keyboardist/vocalist Michelle Willis and Mai Leisz on bass! David is planning more dates with this SkyTrails Band in 2019 so stay tuned! Previous tour […]


We are offering all 3 of Jeff’s CD’s on sale this Holiday Season for $15 plus shipping!!  Jeff’s debut, “From The Core” recorded in the Oregon Caves featuring Jon Anderson from “Yes”; the latest Jazz Is Dead release, “Grateful Jazz”, featuring some of Jeff’s most inspired electric guitar playing performing incredible interpretive versions of Grateful […]

Who/What is Jazz Is Dead?

Some have been confused when they hear the name “Jazz Is Dead” wondering what is meant by the name of the band. JID is a play on words describing an ensemble of renowned musicians honoring the iconic compositions of the Grateful Dead, but not really sounding “like” the Grateful Dead…talking it to an “altered reality”. This celebratory CD “Grateful Jazz” features […]

Stone House Concert Series!

Our monthly Oregon-based “Stone House Concert Series” always features a special guest as well as original music & select covers by Jeff Pevar & Inger Nova Jorgensen supported by the incredible musicians that form our house band.  For those interested in adding their names to the Stone House Concerts private mailing list, please send your […]

JP Radio Interview On Tour With Jazz Is Dead 2015

  A segment from “Tales From The Golden Road” featuring David Gans and Gary Lambert as they interview Jeff Pevar about the 2015 Jazz Is Dead tour and the Newest Album “Grateful Jazz”.

The Newest JID Album “Grateful Jazz”!

Honoring the iconic music of the Grateful Dead with original interperative arrangements by this legendary ensemble. Featuring world-renowed musicians: T Lavitz, Rod Morgenstein, Jeff Pevar, Dave Livolsi, Alphonso Johnson, Jerry Goodman, Luis Conte, Bill Evans, Howard Levy and Bill Holloman.

Jeff Jams w/ Croz

While Jeff was in LA for tour rehearsals David Crosby played a solo show in Santa Barbara at Soho, a music venue Jeff performed at numerous times with a myriad of artists, years ago, when Jeff lived there. This was the first time Jeff & David shared the stage in many years and it was […]