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For other people named Jeffrey Walker, see Jeffrey Walker (disambiguation).
Jeff Walker
Carcass by Christian Misje 03.jpg
Live at Hole in the Sky, Bergen Metal Fest 2008
Background information
Birth name Jeffrey Walker
Born (1969-03-25) 25 March 1969 (age 45)
Origin St Helens, England
Genres Death metal, grindcore, punk rock, country rock
Occupation(s) Musician, songwriter
Instruments Vocals, bass guitar, guitar
Years active 1985–present
Associated acts Carcass, Brujería, Blackstar, Electro Hippies

Jeffrey Walker (born 25 March 1969) is a bass guitarist and vocalist from Windle, St Helens, UK. He is best known for his work with the death metal / grindcore band Carcass for which he is also the main lyricist. Before Carcass, he played in the punk band Electro Hippies. After the demise of Carcass, he went on to form Blackstar with two former Carcass bandmates. In some territories the band was called Blackstar Rising.

In addition, he made cover artwork for a few albums, including Scum by Napalm Death. He is also credited for the cover art to the cult Axegrinder album Rise of the Serpent Men. He also designed Diamanthian's (a Liverpool based death metal band) logo, as well as producing their debut album.

Whilst in Liverpool, Walker was well known amongst radical activists, especially for his work as a hunt saboteur.

Jeff along with Bill Steer ran the short-lived record label Necrosis, which was an imprint of Carcass' label Earache Records and that signed bands such as Norwegian group Cadaver and Repulsion from the USA. Jeff Walker also reputedly painted the cover of one of the editions of Repulsion's Horrified.[citation needed]

Walker also appeared in an episode of the science fiction comedy Red Dwarf. He performed as 'Gazza', a 'neo-Marxist nihilist anarchist', the bassist of the band 'Smeg and the Heads' in the 1989 episode "Timeslides" along with Carcass bandmate Bill Steer as the "whacked-out crazy hippy drummer" 'Dobbin'.

A solo album, Welcome to Carcass Cuntry, was released on 9 May 2006 on Fractured Transmitter Records under the moniker Jeff Walker Und Die Fluffers. The album consists of covers of country/blues songs with a metallic twist. Various guest appearances on the album including former bandmates Ken Owen and Bill Steer, as well as members of the band HIM.

Walker appeared as a guest singer on Napalm Death's The Code Is Red...Long Live the Code album, on the track "Pledge Yourself to You". He has also worked with This Is Menace, singing on the tracks "Onward Christian Soldiers" and "Pretty Girls" while also supplying vocals to Mnemic's "Psykorgasm". He has appeared live with the Finnish grindcore band To Separate The Flesh From The Bones.

He is currently touring with the reformed Carcass, who made an appearance at Wacken Open Air. His bandmate Bill Steer hinted in a recent interview[1] that a new Carcass album could be possible.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Bill Steer interview for Voices from the Darkside". Voicesfromthedarkside.de. Retrieved 15 September 2011. 

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Chron.com
Tue, 25 Nov 2014 08:52:30 -0800

Second, a collaborative president would draw up what Jeffrey Walker, vice chairman of the MDG Health Alliance and co-author of "The Generosity Network," calls Key Influencer Maps. This leader would acknowledge that we live in a system in which a ...
 
New York Times
Mon, 24 Nov 2014 18:12:09 -0800

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Columbia Daily Herald
Thu, 20 Nov 2014 23:07:30 -0800

Survivors include his wife, Mary Brown; sons, William Walker, Jeffrey Walker, Tony Walker and James Brown; daughters Lisa Baxter, Valarie Walker, Treece Venson and Carla Brown; sister, Charlene Bills, 22 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.

The Australian

The Australian
Tue, 25 Nov 2014 21:13:45 -0800

It will be produced by Essential Media and Entertainment's Ian Collie (Saving Mr Banks) and Andrew Knight with Jeffrey Walker, Daniel Nettheim and Jonathan Teplitzky set to direct. Playmaker Media's The Code will return with writers Shelley Birse and ...

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CBS Local
Fri, 07 Nov 2014 06:56:52 -0800

On two occasions, Sapirman allegedly ordered the husband out of the house. “This wasn't a one time prank. He returns two times, interviewing them two separate times,” Det. Sgt. Jeffrey Walker, Suffolk County Police Department, told CBS2's Carolyn Gusoff.
 
The Philadelphia Tribune
Tue, 18 Nov 2014 04:45:00 -0800

The officers are Thomas Liciardello, 38; Brian Reynolds, 43; Michael Spicer, 46; Perry Betts, 46; Linwood Norman, 46; and John Speiser, 44. An earlier and related investigation of another allegedly corrupt narcotics officer, Jeffrey Walker, resulted in ...

Huffington Post

Huffington Post
Thu, 02 Oct 2014 22:15:00 -0700

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Broadway World
Thu, 20 Nov 2014 03:15:00 -0800

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