The Artist, Ani DiFranco and James Taylor will appear on the upcoming album from saxophone legend Maceo Parker, according to What Are Records? (WAR). dial: MACEO is the follow-up to Parker's 1998 album, Funkoverload, which he supported on a tour with the Dave Matthews Band, The Artist and DiFranco. Parker also recently appeared on The Artist's Rave Un2 the Joy Fantastic and DiFranco's To the Teeth. Parker, whose son, Corey Parker, raps in his band, has played with such funk legends as George Clinton and James Brown. dial: MACEO is due April 18.