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Eddie Jobson

Eddie Jobson Fast Facts
Birthday ***, 1955
Place of Birth Billingham, England
Age 66 years old
Zodiac Sign Taurus
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Eddie Jobson

Edwin Jobson is an English keyboardist and violinist noted for his use of synthesizers. He has been a member of several progressive rock bands, including Curved Air, Roxy Music, U.K., Jethro Tull and Yes. He was also part of Frank Zappa's band in 1976–77. Aside from his keyboard work Jobson has also gained acclaim for his violin playing. He won the "Lifetime Achievement" award at the 2017 Progressive Music Awards. In March 2019 Eddie Jobson was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as a member of Roxy Music.

Birth name Edwin Jobson
Born April 28, 1955, Billingham, England
Genres Progressive rock, experimental rock, art rock
Occupation(s) Musician, composer, producer
Instruments Violin, keyboards, vocals
Labels Capitol, EMI, Private, Globe Music
Associated acts U.K, Jethro Tull, Roxy Music, Frank Zappa, UKZ, Yes
Website Eddie Jobson's Official site
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About Eddie Jobson

English keyboard player and violinist who played in several notable progressive rock bands, including Roxy Music, Jethro Tull, and Yes.

Eddie Jobson before fame

He met the qualifications for admittance into the Royal Academy of Music, but had to wait a year before attending because of his age.

Achievement of Eddie Jobson

He also scored films and television shows, including almost 100 episodes of the television series Nash Bridges.

Eddie Jobson family life

He was born in Billingham, England.

Associations of Eddie Jobson

He also played with Frank Zappa from 1976 to 1977.

Top Facts You Did Not Know About Eddie Jobson

  • Roxy Music members
  • Jethro Tull (band) members
  • Curved Air members
  • British rock violinists
  • Private Music artists
  • English rock keyboardists
  • British expatriates in the United States
  • 21st-century violinists

Latest information about Eddie Jobson updated on June 14 2021.