Jessy Greene

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Jessy Greene
Foo Fighters Live 29.jpg
Jessy Greene (right) with the Foo Fighters
Background information
Occupations violinist, cellist, vocalist
Years active 2002–present
Associated acts Geraldine Fibbers, The Jayhawks
Website www.jessygreene.com

Jessy Greene is a violinist, cellist and vocalist from St. Paul, Minnesota. She was a former member of Geraldine Fibbers and The Jayhawks.

Career[edit]

Jessy has played with a number of artists including Wilco, Atmosphere, Joseph Arthur, Soul Asylum and Dessa of Doomtree. She has toured with several artists, including Foo Fighters for 18 months in 2007 and 2008. She has also appeared with Pink as part of a 10-piece string section on American Music Awards in 2008, and as the only string player on Pink's Funhouse Tour in 2009. She played at Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Festival as part of Exene's band the California Mothership in 2010.

She is featured on Foo Fighters' "I Should Have Known" on the album Wasting Light, which also features Krist Novoselic of Nirvana on bass.

She has also recorded with Ben Harper, Joseph Arthur and Dhani Harrison in their band Fistful of Mercy.

Her song "Time Bomb" was featured at the end of the Burn Notice season 2 finale called "Lesser Evil".[1][2]

Discography[edit]

Albums[edit]

  • Blue Sky (2002)[3]
  • A Demon & Her Lovers (2006)[4]

Guest appearances[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Jessy Greene Official website, news section, "Time Bomb" Splashes Burn Notice Viewers". 2009-03-09. Retrieved 2009-03-10. 
  2. ^ Burn Notice, Season 2 Episode 16
  3. ^ "Jessy Greene confronts the past on solo `Blue Sky'.(VARIETY / FREETIME)(LOCAL MUSIC)". Star Tribune. Minneapolis, MN: HighBeam Research. Retrieved 2009-03-10. 
  4. ^ "CD Baby: JESSY GREENE: A Demon and Her Lovers". Retrieved 2009-03-10. 

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