Monday, December 6, 2010

Jeremy Davis :*

Jeremy Clayton Davis (born February 8, 1985) is an American bassist, and the oldest member of the alternative rock band Paramore.

Jeremy Davis was born on February 8, 1985 in North Little Rock, Arkansas. Davis is the bass player in the band Paramore. He has been playing bass for almost 13 years, influenced by Victor Wooten, Marcus Miller.

In 2002, at the age of 16, he was living in Franklin, Tennessee, where he played in a funk cover band called The Factory where he met Hayley Williams. Through Williams, Davis met the other members, brothers Josh Farro and Zac Farro. In 2005, John Janick, founder of record label Fueled by Ramen, signed a contract with them.

Davis also stated that his favorite bands are Deftones, Death Cab for Cutie, Thrice, Sigur Rós, Paper Route and Mew.

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