Jessica’s Brother is a London based folky-Americana band consisting of songwriter Tom Charleston, Jonny Helm on drums, and bassist Charlie Higgs – although for their debut album they’ve roped in friends to fill out the sound. Jonny and Charlie were working together in a framing business but wanted to form a band – a wish catalysed into reality when Jonny’s girlfriend, Jessica, introduced him to her brother Tom – a songwriter in need of a band. From such a stroke of fortune came Jessica’s Brother and this slow-burner of laid back contemplation of life.
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Sure, I could climb high in a tree, or go to Skye on my holiday. I could be happy. All I really want is the excitement of first hearing The Byrds, the amazement of decades of Dylan's music, or the thrill of seeing a band like The Long Ryders live. That's not much to ask, is it?