Artist Name: Jesse Morgan
Song Title: Mr. Jive
Jesse Morgan – Mr. Jive
Classic R&B – Is Very Much Alive Under The Watchful Performance of JESSE MORGAN
Jesse delivers an all-original catalog of Soulful R&B Rock music, re-energizing this interminable sound with the evolution of technology – Jesse’s music is Transcending, Seasoned, and Delectably formulated in his own veneer. Feel the passion of an alluring Soulful Experience delivered in every track: JESSE MORGAN.
With a reservoir of studio production experience, Jesse’s music production and record labels included Dee Jay Records, Lemon Tree Records, Fantastic Records, Parliament Records, Anchor/ABC Records, Universal Music Publishing Group, and Now Tramp Records; exposing his fans to a broader genuine style – synthesizing Pop, R&B/Soul, Funk and Rock, reaching a collective divergent audience – relishing the flavors of every performance. A Featured Headliner in concerts, nightclubs, and back-up with many major recording artists from around the world. The Singer/Songwriter harvests a rich original style, making his compositions both classic and contemporary. His arrangements are fearlessly seasoned, smart, and sensual, developing “Old-School” influence from such artists as (Jackie Wilson, Wilson Pickett, Otis Redding, Roy Orbison, Ray Charles, Aretha Franklin, Bee Gees, James Brown, etc.) too many to list all here, to be sure – however, Jesse’s diverse interest is in all forms of music. The evolution of Jesse Morgan today brings together The JESSE MORGAN Band delivering a Synthesis, Righteous, Power-House of R&B/Soul that Rocks. In the early years of his music career, Jesse’s first band experience was formed with a four-piece pop/rock group called The Wanderes while in high school, where he played bass guitar and lead singer; shortly after high school Jesse was tapped as one of The original Mopptops out of Hawaii; as a long-haired rocker back then was lead vocalist playing rhythm guitar – fuelled by the energy of the band’s music, live performances and traveling brought Jesse much success in the early years of his music career based out of Hawaii his home town. Experience the seductive and alluring influence of JESSE MORGAN’s Album, now on Tramp Records; Pure Sustained Attitude…… For Worldwide Bookings: a year in advance – email Jesse’s Management at email@example.com for details…
Tell us how you fund your music projects.
I have a home studio from which I write my music, and it all starts there; then with other musicians to build the structure of the song. Once I think I have something, and then it’s time to go into the recording studio to lay the tracks after all the arrangements…
Tell us if you will change the style of your music to get signed.
I’m always open to change if I think it’s an improvement. However, I know who I am and my capability, and what style works for me as an artist.
Elaborate on this song.
Mr. Jive is about a street hustler working the streets so he can live the life of a well-kept dude that gets the respect he thinks works for him. Street Mentality is his world.
Tell us if you have a guideline or standard set for your music production.
Yes, no matter the end result it must be a quality product that stands the test of time – 40 years from now the overall aspect of the recording still sounds great!
Tell us your preparation for a live performance and how you make sure the quality of sound is high.
Good musicians, soundman who knows how to deal with bad acoustics… so you can give your best in every performance by making everyone feel they have front row seats no matter their seating 🙂
Discuss how to live healthy.
Eating what’s healthy, augmented with supplements, ensure good night’s rest and stay away from drugs, and overdoing alcoholic beverages.
Tell us if you are in control of your performance or you are still learning.
IN CONTROL: If the music is there, so am I!
Tell us that precious moment you chose music as a career.
During my last year in high school; my band and I were already playing professional gigs while in high school.
Tell us the greatest feedback you have ever received on a song of yours.
I don’t know because people will tell you anything to hang with the band. But I have my secret favorites, and they usually turn out to be the ones most others like.
Tell us your side interest apart from music.
Motorcycling on my Harley and entertaining myself with playing my guitar and singing alone at home (I know that’s music…..LOL!).
Tell us if you prefer singing as a solo artist to collaborating with others.
I like working with my own band and getting ideas from others as we work together for either a show or recording session.
Tell us the artist that influenced you.
Jackie Wilson, Otis Redding, Aretha Franklin, Ray Charles, Whitney Houston, Bee Gees, etc. too many to name: I know I haven’t named anyone contemporary; these guys above set the bar high. If you find a good artist, you will need the whole package to move him or her to the top with the great ones.
Tell us the full details of this song.
Wow! I will say this; an ex-girlfriend’s mother would tell her he is jiving you. No wrap on the girlfriend back then…..LOL! So I came up with the song because I knew of some of those jives …
Tell us the organization you will set up to fight a cause and state your reason for fighting the cause.
The truly poor in poor neighborhoods. Help to give them better education is the way to escape that way of life.
Tell us your mood while performing.
Upbeat and exhilarated…..a natural high!
Tell us the mistakes to avoid in the music business.
Don’t believe everything you hear and be well informed before committing.