Jeff Langston comes from Eugene, Oregon. He moved to Boston in 1992 to study at Berklee College of Music. While there he performed in a wide variety of musical situations, including the American Repertoire Theater production of "Ubu Rock". He moved to New York in 1996. When not performing with the Johnsons he can be heard with singer Reuben Butchart or his improvisational duo with drummer John Bollinger.