Author Archives: deeperbeats

Upcoming Gigs: August 17th and 18th!

I’ll be on the drums with musical theater composer Addison O’Donnell on August 17th, rocking out on his new works in “Clueless: The Music and Lyrics of Addison O’Donnell“! When: August 17th, 7:30 pm. Where: The Laurie Beechman Theatre is located … Continue reading

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Upcoming Gig: June 29th with Elle Winston at Ella Lounge!

I’m on drums for the amazing Elle Winston at Ella Lounge on Avenue A / Houston in the East Village here in New York at 10 pm! Come hang out with us as Elle sings amazing r&b soul. Great music, … Continue reading

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NYC JUNE 22ND: Snap Drag Drum Duo at Experimental Music Series Da-Yin!

I’ll be tearing up the stage with amazing percussionist Jane Boxall (http://www.janeboxall.com/) as Snap Drag Drum Duo at the monthly experimental music series entitled “Da-Yin” along with other amazing experimental music acts on June 22nd, 8 pm at Ran Tea House, … Continue reading

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Upcoming Gigs: June 2013!

I’ll be with Jane Boxall as part of our percussion duo: Snap Drag Drum Duo on June 22nd as part of an experimental music showcase, details link here:: Da-Yin Experimental Music Showcase I’ll be with Lauren “Elle” Winston on June … Continue reading

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New Music / New Photos / New Video!

Happy Summer! I’m so excited to post a ton of new artistic goodies for your eyes and ears. Click on my audio page for new music with some amazing musicians I had the pleasure of working with (Luke Schwartz (guitar), … Continue reading

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Upcoming Gigs: May and June!

I’ll be at Somethin’ Else Jazz Club (212 E. 52nd Street, 3rd Floor) with Bobbie Crow’s Octet Jazz / R&B project on Monday, May 20th at 7 pm and with Lauren Winston on June 29th at Ellas Lounge on Avenue … Continue reading

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Multimedia Work from Percussionist Noah Demland!

Noah Demland is an percussionist out of Columbus, Ohio and has an amazing multimedia piece he worked on entitled “Secret Transmissions” from a series entitled “geographies #1″ Check out the link below and explore his website there as well! http://thequietnorth.wordpress.com/2013/05/15/secret-transmissions/

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Mixtape: Hip Hop / Neo Soul

As a professional musician who has worked in this industry in various capacities (music journalist, educator, performer) I’m a music fanatic and there isn’t much that I don’t listen to. I make playlists of songs to play along to as … Continue reading

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Interview with Virago Magazine!

Kristen Elizabeth from Virago Magazine was nice enough to interview me about drumming, practicing and longevity in the business. Check out the interview here: http://www.viragomag.com/spotlight-on-jessie-nelson-drummer-extraordinaire-brooklynite-music-lover/

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Upcoming Gigs for May!

I’ll be on the drums / percussion for LaGuardia Performing Arts High Schools’ production of Cabaret May 2nd-5th and also on the drums for Bobbie Crow’s jazz orchestra at Somethin’ Jazz Club on May 20th. Details TBA! 

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