Jad Fair

Profile:
Jad Fair is a pioneering musician and a world-famous outsider artist. He is best known as the co-founder and front man for the band Half Japanese. His recording credits include collaborations with Moe Tucker, Daniel Johnston, Kramer (2), Yo La Tengo and Teenage Fanclub. Jad's artwork is featured on a few of these collaborative efforts and on most of the Half Japanese recordings. His paintings and paper cuttings have been exhibited in Glasgow, New York, Melbourne, Toronto, Berlin, Brighton, Austin, and San Francisco.
Brother of David Fair.

Born: June 9, 1954 in Coldwater, Michigan, United States
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Albums

P 4005 Jad Fair - Everyone Knew...But Me album art Jad Fair Everyone Knew...But Me(LP, Album) Press Records P 4005 US 1983 Sell This Version
G-2 Jad Fair - Monarchs album art Jad Fair Monarchs (Album) Iridescence Records G-2 US 1984 Sell This Version
nml 8506 Jad Fair - Best Wishes album art Jad Fair Best Wishes (Album) Iridescence Records nml 8506 Germany 1985 Sell This Version
S.012.CS Jad Fair - Roll Out The Barrel album art Jad Fair and Kramer (2) Jad Fair and Kramer (2) - Roll Out The Barrel (Album) Shimmy Disc S.012.CS US 1988 Sell This Version
BAAL 22 Jad Fair - Great Expectations album art Jad Fair Great Expectations (Album) Bad Alchemy BAAL 22 Germany 1989 Sell This Version
JAD 9-4 Jad Fair - Jad Fair And Daniel Johnston album art Jad Fair And Daniel Johnston Jad Fair And Daniel Johnston - Jad Fair And Daniel Johnston (Album) 50,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000 Watts Records JAD 9-4 US 1989 Sell This Version
Kitty Kitty 001 Jad Fair - Monster Party album art Jad Fair & Gilles-V. Rieder* Jad Fair & Gilles-V. Rieder* - Monster Party(CD, Ltd) Kitty Kitty Records Kitty Kitty 001 Switzerland 1991 Sell This Version
PA 91062 Jad Fair - Greater Expectations album art Jad Fair Greater Expectations(CD) Psycho Acoustic Sounds PA 91062 US 1991 Sell This Version
PAPLP 009 Jad Fair - I Like It When You Smile album art Jad Fair I Like It When You Smile (Album) Paperhouse Records PAPLP 009 UK 1992 Sell This Version
Megaphone 012 Jad Fair - Jason Willett, Jad Fair, Gilles Rieder album art Jason Willett, Jad Fair, Gilles Rieder Jason Willett, Jad Fair, Gilles Rieder - Jason Willett, Jad Fair, Gilles Rieder (Album) Megaphone Records (3) Megaphone 012 Canada 1993 Sell This Version
SALD 226, none Jad Fair - Monsters, Lullabies... And The Occasional Flying Saucer album art Jad Fair & Phono-Comb Jad Fair & Phono-Comb - Monsters, Lullabies... And The Occasional Flying Saucer Shake The Record Label SALD 226, none Canada 1996 Sell This Version
DBC205 Jad Fair - DQE And Jad Fair album art DQE And Jad Fair DQE And Jad Fair - DQE And Jad Fair(CD, Album) Dark Beloved Cloud DBC205 US 1996 Sell This Version
Avan 052 Jad Fair - We Are The Rage album art Jad Fair & The Shapir-O'Rama Jad Fair & The Shapir-O'Rama - We Are The Rage(CD) Avant Avan 052 Japan 1996 Sell This Version
OLE 309-1 Jad Fair - Strange But True album art Jad Fair & Yo La Tengo Jad Fair & Yo La Tengo - Strange But True (Album) Matador OLE 309-1 US 1998 Sell This Version
VIRUS 228 Jad Fair - Enjoyable Songs album art Jad Fair And Jason Willett Jad Fair And Jason Willett - Enjoyable Songs (Album) Alternative Tentacles VIRUS 228 US 1999 Sell This Version
WRM001CD Jad Fair - I Like Your Face album art Jad Fair & The Shapir-O'-Rama* Jad Fair & The Shapir-O'-Rama* - I Like Your Face (Album) Wire Monkey WRM001CD US 1999 Sell This Version
SHM-5095 Jad Fair - The Sound Of Music (An Unfinished Symphony In 12 Parts) album art Jad Fair & Kramer (2) Jad Fair & Kramer (2) - The Sound Of Music (An Unfinished Symphony In 12 Parts)(CD) Shimmy Disc SHM-5095 US 1999 Sell This Version
JAG34 Jad Fair - The Lucky Sperms: Somewhat Humorous album art Jad Fair & Daniel Johnston Jad Fair & Daniel Johnston - The Lucky Sperms: Somewhat Humorous(CD, Album) Jagjaguwar JAG34 US 2001 Sell This Version
VIRUS 274CD Jad Fair - Words Of Wisdom And Hope album art Teenage Fanclub & Jad Fair Teenage Fanclub & Jad Fair - Words Of Wisdom And Hope (Album) Geographic VIRUS 274CD US 2002 Sell This Version
none Jad Fair - FairMoore album art Jad Fair & R. Stevie Moore Jad Fair & R. Stevie Moore - FairMoore(CD) Old Gold none US 2002 Sell This Version
none Jad Fair - Sunshiney Sunshine album art Jad Fair Sunshiney Sunshine(17xFile, MP3, Album, 128) Not On Label (Jad Fair Self-released) none US 2004
Friend Number Nine Jad Fair - Whale album art Jad Fair & Bill Wells Jad Fair & Bill Wells - Whale(CD, Album) Friends And Relatives Records Friend Number Nine US 2004 Sell This Version
none Jad Fair - His Name Itself Is Music album art Jad Fair His Name Itself Is Music(13xFile, MP3, Album, 128) Not On Label (Jad Fair Self-released) none US 2009
none Jad Fair - Hello Stinky album art Jad Fair Hello Stinky(36xFile, MP3, Album, 128) Not On Label (Jad Fair Self-released) none US 2009
none Jad Fair - ? album art Jad Fair ?(37xFile, MP3, Album, 128) Not On Label (Jad Fair Self-released) none US 2009