Jesse Dayton it’s fair to say is a Texan guitar legend who’s previously recorded with Johnny Cash and Waylon Jennings and he’s just about to release his first UK album in 10 years which we recently described as “a superb album which really does have something for everyone both lyrically and sonically”. Dayton played the lead parts alongside his personal hero Glen Campbell, right after Campbell was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s and he’s just finished performing aboard the “The Outlaw Country Cruise” with Lucinda Williams, The Mavericks and Steve Earle. If that isn’t all enough to convince you then catch him on his UK tour later this month – dates and a slightly wobbly video of him playing are below.
Jesse Dayton 2017 UK and Ireland Dates
Oct 23 Nottingham – The Maze
Oct 24 – Sheffield – Greystones
Oct 25 Glasgow – Stereo Party
Oct 26 Leeds – Brudenell Social Club
Oct 27 Newcastle – Gosforth Civic
Oct 28 Kilkenny – Cleeres
Oct 30 Belfast – Errigle Inn
Oct 31 Dublins – Whelans Halloween
Nov 1 Winchester – Railway
Nov 2 London – Borderline – Folk and Roots Centre
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