Boston based musician Jesse Ahern tours New England's coast as a solo artist. He has played his fair share of dive bars and small clubs but has also worked the stages of the House of Blues Boston, The Fillmore in Denver and the LA Palladium. He has opened for Lenny Lashley, Willy Mason, Cock Sparrer and has toured with the Dropkick Murphys and Frank Turner He continues to gig regionally, nationally and internationally. 

His last album "Searching For Liberty" has had airtime on 91.9 WUMB Local Folk with Perry Persoff, 106.1 WSCA The Kitchen Sink with Jason Brown and WUMD 89.3 Not Just Twinkies And Hohos with Shaugy. In 2020 he toured Europe  in support of his latest EPs available for digital download at Jesse Ahern Music

Listening to Ahern's last two EPs it's clear he's really settled into a sound of his own, although influences like his beloved Clash or early Johnny Cash are evident. On the 2018 EP his working-class identity shines through on “What's Wrong" especially since its first line is "'What's wrong with a picket line..." and it is the kind of insistent rocker that allows no escape. The stark Americana of "On Our Own" is another portrayal of common folk.” - Jay Miller

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