Yellowjackets: Parallel Lions

Setting a high bar for contemporary jazz in the ’80s, the Yellowjackets have spent decades dodging genre labels and limitations. Venerable L.A. jazz quartet the Yellowjackets first formed as guitarist Robben Ford’s backing band for a 1977 solo recording. The group then spread roots through a string of 1980s recordings under its own name, with

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