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Jesse Dayton

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$10.00
Date
Thursday
November 21, 2019
Time
Doors 7:30pm
Showtime 8:30pm
Location
Dan's Silverleaf (map)
103 Industrial Street
Denton TX 76201

Jesse Dayton’s story reads like a who’s who of American music.  Want to talk about being “born into it”?  Imagine a 15-year-old kid born and raised on the Texas/Louisiana border, playing his Telecaster guitar in all-black zydeco bands in Lake Charles, Louisiana; honky-tonk country bands with members left over from the Starday Records’ George Jones days around his hometown of Beaumont, Texas. Dayton was underage and sneaking into night clubs to play shows ’til 3am with east Texas blues legend Little Mack Minor (cousin of Lightning Hopkins and Mance Liscomb), until eventually he was spotted by Gulf Coast hit producer Huey P. Meaux. Mr. Meaux approached Dayton and asked him to record with zydeco star Rockin Dopsey at Houston’s hit factory, Sugarhill Studios. And the story just keeps getting better.

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