TjP, Born in Detroit Michigan and relocated with family to Southern California.
Raised primarily in the Arts and went towards the music industry at a very young age where he had a very fruitful career for decades.
TjP , continues to be devoted to the Arts and has also developed another fruitful career as a Commercial Real Estate Broker in his domicile, South Redondo Beach. Out to make a difference his fresh approach to Real Estate falls in line with his all encompassing comprehension of peoples needs along with a second to none customer service record. See http://www.loopnet.com/Profile/3264685220/Tj-Parker/ for more info.
TjP has been extremely prolific in developing a new musical sound based around his deep rooted Blues and R&B influences and will continue on this path of implementation for a new and fresh approach to these well known genres.
Solo Recording Projects
- 2012 :: New C. D. titled "FTWOL" released by Blue Siren Records
with 8 songs all written by Tj Parker
- 2004 :: New C. D. titled "Vision" released by Blue Siren Records
with 11 (5-- for promo copy) songs all written, performed, arranged
and produced by Tj Parker
- 1995 :: Signed to Ice bone Records for the release of his debut
LP "Last Time It's Gonna Rain"
- 1993 :: Signed to Mike Varneys Blues Bureau International label
for the release of the compilation LP "S. F. Blues Summit Volume 1"
Recording & Touring Credits as a Featured Guitar Player
- Belinda Carlisle - Live Your Life Be Free (MCA Records)
- Charlie Sexton - Live at the Palace (Released in Japan)
- Hiroshima - East (CBS Records)
- Hiroshima - Another Place (CBS Records)
- Shalimar - The Look LP
- Rockwell - Somebody's Watching Me LP
- Spinners - Crossfire (Motown Records)
- Tavares - (Motown Records)
- Charlene Oliver - (Motown Records)
- Brian Wilson
- Marilyn Martin
- Stephanie Reach
- Marvin Hamlish, Jr.
- Whitney Houston
- Spooky Tooth "live" in - Europe 2005
- Tj Parker band :: House of Blues Festival, playing on the bill
with Buddy Guy, Brian Setzer, Little feet.
- Tj Parker Band :: Earth Day at the Santa Barbara Bowl Opening
for Michael McDonald, Jackson Browne, David Crosby and Christopher
- Tj Parker Band :: Manhattan Beach,Hermosa Beach, Long Beach, Costa
Mesa concert series.
- Belinda Carlisle (World Tour)
- Charlie Sexton (World Tour)
- Gary Wright (Recording and Tour)
- Hiroshima (3 World Tours)
- Three Dog Night (World Tour)
- Arsenio Hall (Two appearances with Belinda Carlisle)
- Knight Rider (Guitar & Vocal session)
- Music Producer of all Lexus events coordinated in O.C and L.A.
T.V. and Movies
- Coors light Commercial :: lead vocal and all guitars
- Last Dragon :: Soundtrack performance
- O'Hara :: T.V. Soundtrack
- Soul Train Music Awards :: Hiroshima with George Duke
- Joy of Sex :: Entire soundtrack performance
- Japan Airlines Commercial :: Lead Vocal