Jimmy Leslie

Jimmy Leslie

Jimmy Leslie is a San Francisco-based singer, writer, and guitar slinger who draws on classic rock and soul inspirations to create vital modern roots music. He has a vibrant tenor voice, is an accomplished wordsmith, and has developed a signature guitar style. Leslie slaps and plucks deep, groovy rhythms, and his “trigger finger” technique adds flamenco-like flourishes. He uses his Stratocaster’s tremolo bar to create a slide-like effect on inventive chords and lyrical leads. Reverbs and echoes create a sense of otherwordliness. Leslie laces dreamy... more