JAKE JACOBS

COUNTRY United States      

Biography

BORN:
Philadelphia, PA

LIVES IN:
Los Angeles

DRUMMING SINCE:
1964

CURRENT BAND/PROJECTS:
Producing Los Angeles Based Band, "B Wreck"; Local Blues Artists Shari Pourto and Jay Edwards Bands; Producing Bob Malone (keyboardist for John Fogerty); Iam Greene Studios

BIGGEST INFLUENCES:
Buddy Rich, Ringo Starr, Hal Blaine, John Bonham, Philly Joe Jones, Shelly Manne, Art Blakey, Steve Gadd, Jeff Pocaro, Bernard Purdie, Paul Price, Stanton Moore, Eric Clapton, BB King, Earth Wind & Fire, Tower of Power, Oscar Peterson, Count Basie

FAVOURITE ALBUM YOU PLAYED ON:
"Dangerous" -- Natalie Cole

FAVOURITE ALBUM YOU DIDN'T PLAY ON:
"The Road To Escondido" -- Eric Clapton and JJ Cale

CAREER HIGHLIGHT:
Recording and/or Performing with: Natalie Cole, Al Green, Solomun Burke, Bobby Blue Bland, Drummer for The Los Angeles Raiders (Colisuem), Olsen Twins, Peaches & Herb, Peter Himmelman, Jamie Glaser (Jean Luc Ponty), Sony Playstation Games, Soundtrack for "Judging Amy", CatDog, The Young Dubliners, Three Dog Night

FAVOURITE SABIAN CYMBAL:
HHX Manhattan Ride

David Collier

Director Of Percussion, Illinois State University

Barrett Martin

Walking Papers, The Barrett Martin Group

DANNY LAMAGNA

Clinician, Sworn Enemy, Suicide City

Billy Knockenhauer

Morne

MIKEY PHILLIPS

Janelle Monae