Jesse Macht, singer/songwriter and actor, has a passion for performing and writing that likens him to some of his idols: Billy Joel, Jon Brion, Glenn Phillips, John Lennon, Glen Hansard, Neil Young and Gram Parsons.
Macht is a refreshing reminder of the power of pop song goodness. His music has been compared to current artists like David Gray, Five for Fighting, Gavin Degraw, and Jason Mraz. Jesse is part of the L.A. music songwriter community performing at the Hotel Cafe, Room 5 and WitZend with the likes of great local talents like Stephen Wrabel, Jesse Thomas, Katie Boeck, and The Rescues.
A former co-writer and guitarist of the lauded band Burn Down the Mission, Jesse just finished participating in ASCAP'S LESTER SILL WORKSHOP, one of 12 selected songwriters mentored by the likes of Lindy Robbins, EMAN, Ron Fair, and Greg Kurstin and many more. He's been participating in writing camps and working with pop producers like Jens Ged (Enigma etc), Mitch Dane (Ryan Horne etc), and writing with outstanding writers like Audra Mae (Warner Chappel), Heather Longstaffe (EMI - Sony Universal), Sean Douglas (Warner Chappel), Josiah Rosen (Augustana), Jacqueline Becker (Capitol - RedOne...