Announced last Feb. 6 from their official Facebook page, HAIRSTORM is pleased to welcome Jesse Smith (aka Jesse Jamez) as the band’s new drummer.
Jesse is an active drummer in the Seattle music scene playing with a number of bands and musicians in and around the Seattle area. Originally from Haledon, NJ, Jesse has also played and toured with alt-rock band, Fall From Grace. Considered by his fellow musician peers as a technical and articulate drummer, Jesse was mentioned in the Dec 99 news section of Modern Drummer magazine. Other achievements include endorsement deals with various drum products such as Soultone Cymbals, Silverfox Drumsticks, and Aquarian Drumheads. Besides being a prolific drummer in the Seattle music scene, Jesse is a renowned business owner successfully managing Uberbeatz Studios, a rehearsal and recording studio in Lynnwood, WA. Jesse's drummer influences include Steve Smith, Nick Menza, Tommy Aldridge, Deen Castronovo, Blas Elias, Scott Travis, and Tommy Lee.
Blaine, CJ, Jonny, and Primo are honored to have Jesse in HAIRSTORM. Welcome to the Storm, Mr. Jesse Jamez!!!
You can catch HAIRSTORM at the following shows:
- Feb 24th at the Royal Bear in Algona, WA
- April 7th at the Point Casino in Kingston, WA
- May 26th at the Swiss in Tacoma, WA
- June 16th at the Oxford Saloon in Snohomish, WA
For more info on the shows listed, head over to the Shows page. Stay tune for more show announcements.