iTunes

Opening the iTunes Store.If iTunes doesn't open, click the iTunes application icon in your Dock or on your Windows desktop.Progress Indicator
Opening the iBooks Store.If iBooks doesn't open, click the iBooks app in your Dock.Progress Indicator
iTunes

iTunes is the world's easiest way to organize and add to your digital media collection.

We are unable to find iTunes on your computer. To preview and buy music from Jesse Davis! by Jesse Ed Davis, download iTunes now.

Already have iTunes? Click I Have iTunes to open it now.

I Have iTunes Free Download
iTunes for Mac + PC

Jesse Davis!

Open iTunes to preview, buy, and download music.

iTunes Review

Following his stint as Taj Mahal’s guitar player, Jesse Ed Davis embarked upon his first solo album, which plays more like the soundtrack to a 1971 party as Davis booked a few days’ worth of studio time, stocked the place with alcohol and “party favors” and invited some friends over to jam while the tape rolled. Cameos by Eric Clapton, Leon Russell, Gram Parsons, Merry Clayton, and Gloria Jones flesh out the sound even if the performances are a little boozy compared to 1973’s Keep Me Comin’, but just as there’s a relaxed surrender to Neil Young’s Tonight’s The Night, Jesse Davis is a great lazy day/Sunday morning record starting with the slow burning swagger of the blues-rocking “Reno Street Incident.” Davis lays the boogie down thick in a hip-shaking jam on Pamela Polland’s “Tulsa County” but his incredible guitar work doesn’t surface until the explosive solo in “Washita Love Child.” Easily the grooviest jam here, “Every Night Is Saturday Night” leans hard on classic soul replete with a wailing horn section and catchy, barbed, chorus hooks.

Biography

Born: September 21, 1944 in Norman, OK

Genre: Rock

Years Active: '60s, '70s, '80s

Jesse Ed Davis was perhaps the most versatile session guitarist of the late '60s and early '70s. Whether it was blues, country, or rock, Davis' tasteful guitar playing was featured on albums by such giants as Eric Clapton, Neil Diamond, John Lennon, and John Lee Hooker, among others. It is Davis' weeping slide heard on Clapton's "Hello Old Friend" (from No Reason to Cry), and on both Rock n' Roll and Walls & Bridges, it is Davis who supplied the bulk of the guitar work for ex-Beatle Lennon. Born...
Full Bio
Jesse Davis!, Jesse Ed Davis
View in iTunes

Customer Ratings

Contemporaries