Artist Feature: Jesse Morris and The Shakedown
Jesse Morris and The Shakedown are soul, roots & reggae troubadours from the Bundjalung Hills of the Byron Bay hinterland. Coming from a family of musicians, Jesse Morris is the son of Australian blues & roots legend John Morris (aka Brother John) from the Blues Preachers, and brother of Sydney singer-songwriter Kieran Morris. In April 2018 Jesse Morris and his band released their new album ‘The Shakedown’, showcasing the words and music of Morris with special features from a number of the Northern Rivers roots reggae masters. ‘The Shakedown’ celebrates roots culture, island vibrations and African-Caribbean rhythms.