Jesse Daniel Edwards is an award-winning independent songwriter from the small mountain town of Julian, CA and currently residing in Nashville. Apart from his work as a solo artist, he spent five years on the road with The Smart Brothers, releasing 4 recordings and performing with the likes of John Prine, Jason Mraz, and First Aid Kit.
Known for his passionate vocals and smart lyrics, JDE’s sound is infused with Americana, rock, pop, and a touch of soul. A recent review described him as, “evoking the best of World Party and Tears for Fears” (Indie Radar, Best Breakout Acts of 2016). His music has been featured in radio, TV, and independent films and is available on Netflix, Spotify (featured artist), and Pandora. Who the hell is World Party?