Jeff Winner


JEFF WINNER (aka Jeff E. Winner) is a music & film producer, researcher, and historian. He has written for the OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS "Grove Dictionary Of American Music," the MIT PRESS anthology "Sound Unbound" (with CHUCK D of PUBLIC ENEMY, MOBY, and STEVE REICH), features in "Electronic Musician" magazine, and liner notes for the DVD/CD series "OHM: The Early Gurus Of Electronic Music" (with SONIC YOUTH, BOB MOOG, JOHN CAGE, and BRIAN ENO). Jeff was also editor/interviewer for "WE ARE DEVO," the band's first biographical book (Firefly Press), and is the Consulting Producer of the forthcoming official Devo documentary film.

Since 1996, Mr. Winner has been a curator of The RAYMOND SCOTT Archives. His Scott projects include: the acclaimed "MANHATTAN RESEARCH INC." and "THREE WILLOW PARK" collections detailing Scott's pioneering electronic music and inventions; the "MICROPHONE MUSIC" compilation of famous 1930s "cartoon jazz" immortalized in classic Warner Bros. "LOONEY TUNES" starring BUGS BUNNY, "THE REN & STIMPY SHOW," and "THE SIMPSONS"; and the award-winning documentary film "DECONSTRUCTING DAD," featuring multi-Academy Award®-winning movie score composer JOHN WILLIAMS ("STAR WARS"/"HARRY POTTER"), MARK MOTHERSBAUGH, and DJ SPOOKY aka Paul D. Miller.

Among Winner's current activities is an eclectic collection of "artistic" ringtones titled, "THE TELE-TONE PROJECT" with FRANK BLACK (THE PIXIES), THE RESIDENTS, DAVID J. (BAUHAUS/LOVE & ROCKETS), NEGATIVLAND, movie-soundtrack composer STEVE BARTEK (OINGO BOINGO), and French music legend JEAN-JACQUES PERREY.

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