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Snap Jackson & the Knock on Wood Players / Bio

Snap Jackson: lead vocals/banjo/ukulele
Shane Kalbach: vocals/fiddle/mandolin
Eric Antrim: vocals/guitar
Brian Clark: vocals/upright bass

Snap Jackson & the Knock on Wood Players are an acoustic quartet hailing from Stockton, California. These four gentlemen effortlessly blend Americana, Bluegrass, Soul, and Old Time Music to create a unique, fresh, and energetic sound. It is obvious from the moment this group takes the stage that they are ready to have a good time. They have been featured on the same bill with such notable acts as Old Crow Medicine Show, Alison Krauss & Union Station, Carolina Chocolate Drops, Punch Brothers, Peter Rowan, Greensky Bluegrass, and Vince Gill, just to name a few. Whether it's a street corner, theatre, house concert, or outdoor festival, these boys are sure to leave a lasting impression. Be sure to catch them in a city near you.

Grass Valley Bluegrass Festival
Strawberry Music Festival
Hobbs Grove Music Festival
Good Old Fashioned Bluegrass Festival
Parkfield Bluegrass Festival
Lake Havasu Bluegrass Festival
ROMP (Owensboro, KY.)
Thomas Point Beach Bluegrass Festival (Brunswick, ME.)
Brown Barn Bluegrass Festival
Scott Valley Bluegrass Festival
Susanville Bluegrass Festival
Cycle Oregon Music Festival (Portland, OR.)
Big Sur Music Festival
IBMA multiple showcases (Nashville, TN.)
Slim’s (San Francisco, CA.)
Boulevard Music (Los Angeles, CA.)
Empire Theatre W/ Darol Anger
Mendocino Theatre
West Side Theatre
Guitar Player Live (Put on by Guitar Player Magazine)
Live on Capitol Public Radio
Britannia Arms (Official after party for the Santa Cruz Blues Festival 09’ & 10')
Best Americana Band nominee in the 2009 and 2010 M.A.M.A. Awards
Snap Jackson, Banjo Player of the Year nominee in the 2011, 2013 and 2014 Northern CA. Bluegrass Awar
Voted Best Bluegrass Band in the 2013 Northern Ca. Bluegrass Awards
Snap Jackson, Male Vocalist of the Year nominee in the 2013 and 2014 Northern CA. Bluegrass Awards

Deering Banjos
Kala Ukuleles
Dean Markley Strings
D’addario Strings

Antonio Borrego III

General Info

Band Members
Snap Jackson-banjo/ukulele/vocals, Shane Kalbach-fiddle/mandolin/vocals, Eric Antrim-guitar, Brian Clark-bass/vocals
Artist Name
Snap Jackson & the Knock on Wood Players
Home Page
Active Since
Americana / Bluegrass / Acoustic

Contact Info

Stockton, CA
Antonio Borrego III