Jesse Meade

Jesse Meade


Jesse Meade is a 27 year old singer-songwriter now living in Eugene, Oregon. He accompanies himself with his own finger-style, acoustic guitar playing while performing both original material and an array of cover songs.


Influences include artists like: Ray Charles, Hank Williams, Chuck Willis, Elizabeth Cotten, Otis Redding, Jimmie Rodgers, Aretha Franklin, Percy Mayfield, John Hurt, Sam Cooke, Patsy Cline, Fats Domino, and Dinah Washington.

Born in Utah on the Navajo reservation, grew up in Connecticut and western Colorado.

Learned to play guitar by ear from Mississippi John Hurt albums.


Only homemade albums that are given away at shows.

Set List

1. You Win Again(H. Williams(Hank Williams/Ray Charles version))
2. He's Got You(H. Cochran(Patsy Cline version))
3. Dreaming With Tears In My Eyes(W. O'Neal, J. Rodgers(Jimmie Rodgers version))
4. Before I Grow Too Old(D. Bartholomew, A. Domino, R. Guidry(Fats Domino version))
5. Out Of Sight(T. Wright(James Brown version))
6. I Need Your Love So Bad(W.E. John(Little Willie John/Irma Thomas version))
7. I Want To Walk You Home(D. Bartholomew, A. Domino(Fats Domino version))
8. I Had A Dream(R. Charles, R. Harper(Ray Charles version))
9. Blues Stay Away From Me(A. & R. Delmore, H. Glover, W. Raney(Delmore Brothers version))
10. You Were Lyin' To Me(Percy Mayfiled)
11. Trouble In Mind(R.M. Jones(Fats Domino/Big Bill Broonzy version))
12. I Wish It Would Rain(R. Penzabene, B. Strong, N. Whitfield(Temptations version))
13. Valley Of Tears(D. Bartholomew, A. Domino(Fats Domino version))
14. Savannah Mama(Willie McTell)
15. Nobody Cares For Me(John Hurt)
16. (I Heard