Jeff Martin

Musician

Jeff Martin

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Jeff Martin is a Canadian guitarist and singer-songwriter best known for fronting the rock band The Tea Party, but also enjoying success as a solo artist. The Tea Party received 13 Juno nominations, and sold more than a million copies. Martin’s solo career ran from 2005 until a reunion tour with The Tea Party in 2011.

Born in Windsor, Martin graduated from Sandwich Secondary school and began studying music at the University of Windsor. He formed The Tea Party with fellow Sandwich graduates Jeff Burrows and Stuart Chatwood, and played in multiple venues and festivals in Windsor.

Born Jeffery Scott Brill on October 2, 1969, Martin married Melissa Barrett in 2016 and has a son, Django James. Martin is now a permanent resident of Australia.

Sources:

The Tea Party

Jeff Martin – Biography

Return to the edges of twilight: The Tea Party to kick off tour in Windsor