• Artist: Jesse Brewster
  • Title: Chesapeake
  • Genre: Country - Bluegrass
  • Mood: Sentimental/Ballad
  • Speed: Medium (78-95)
  • Instruments: Acoustic Guitar (Guitar, Banjo, Mandolin), Electric Guitar (Clean, Overdriven), Bass
  • Track type: Lyric - Full Length
  • Date added: 2/18/2014
  • Lyric themes: Storytelling, Reminiscing, Admiration/Respect, Sentimental, Longing
  • Lyrics: I can’t recall a time when You weren’t standing there front and center in my mind Home of my forefathers or was it three That shaped your shores for 300 some-odd years And as I’ve traveled wide, and ventured far I can always feel your currents gently pulling me back Oh Chesapeake You’re coursing through my veins Sure as winters bring the rain Ohh Chesapeake It’s been so many years It feels like only yesterday Loyal and ready by your weathered docks Our old skipjack’s rarin’ for the deep A noisy raft of waterfowl take to the air That for longer than man have called this bay their home Come and gone with the seasons like the ice and snow A cycle that’s repeated a thousand times Oh Chesapeake You’re coursing through my veins Sure as winters bring the rain Ohh Chesapeake It’s been so many years It feels like only yesterday No prose so eloquent or rhyme so sweet Can shine a light on all the secrets you keep No high flying plane or satellite Can describe the beauty of your moonlit nights Oh Chesapeake You’re coursing through my veins Sure as winters bring the rain Ohh Chesapeake Ohh Chesapeake It’s been so many years It feels like only yesterday
  • Keywords: simple, americana, Bass, Guitar

About Jesse Brewster

Jesse Brewster

San Rafael, CA United States

Live in San Francisco

Singer, songwriter and guitarist Jesse Brewster's sound fuses a Rock/Americana style he describes as "Tom Petty and Lynyrd Skynyrd get into a bar room brawl with Neil Young and John Mayer." Brewster's parents brewed his love for music at an early age. There was always something on the record player, be it Willie Nelson, The Stones or Bob Marley. At the age of 12 he started his first band with his brother Jim on drums ...

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