Jeff LaBar

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Jeff LaBar
Jeff LaBar at Festivalna Hall, Sofia, June 15, 2011.
Background information
Birth name Jeffrey Philip LaBar
Born (1963-03-18) March 18, 1963 (age 55)
Origin Darby, Pennsylvania, U.S.
Genres Glam metal, heavy metal
Occupation(s) Musician
Instruments Guitar, bass guitar, cello, keyboard, acoustic guitar, vocals
Years active 1985–present
Associated acts Cinderella
Naked Beggars
Website Jeff Labar Official Site
Cinderella Official Site

Jeffrey Philip LaBar (born March 18, 1963, in Darby, Pennsylvania) is an American guitarist most famous for playing in the band Cinderella, in which he replaced original guitarist Michael Smerick, also known as Michael Kelly Smith. LaBar also has a side band with Cinderella bandmate Eric Brittingham called Naked Beggars. During Cinderella's temporary break-up in the mid-1990s, LaBar supported himself by running a pizza shop with his brother and by doing assorted construction jobs. LaBar and Cinderella recently completed their 20th anniversary tour with fellow rock veterans Poison, who were also celebrating 20 years in the business.

LaBar married Debinique (Debby) Salazar on January 25, 2006 on stage in Pottsville, Pennsylvania before a Blue Öyster Cult concert. In April 2007 LaBar and his wife parted ways with Naked Beggars. They hosted an internet radio show "Late Night with the LaBar's" on He has a son named Sebastian from a previous marriage. Sebastian is in a band called Mach22.

Jeffs debut solo record was released August 2014 and available on iTunes, Amazon, Best Buy and Jeff will be touring his solo record with his son Sebastian and Jasmine Cain.

Jeffs video "No Strings" is available on YouTube.

1985 to present - Cinderella 2004 to 2007 - Naked Beggars 2008 to 2009 - Freakshow 2013 to 2014 - Cheap Thrill 2014 to present - Jeff LaBar Solo

External links

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