Sounds Like: The Paul Butterfield Blues Band, James Cotton Blues Band, Galactic, Robben/Mark Ford Blues Band
Label: Zuluzu Records - Indie, GJTUNES
Manager: Road Dawg Touring
Bio: Based out of New Orleans since 1990, Rockin' Jake evacuated briefly to Ft.; Worth TX then to St. Louis in 2005 after being flooded out by Hurricane Katrina.. After many years in St. Louis and garnering a "Best Blues Artist" nomination (Riverfront Time Best Of St. Louis awards) in 2011, Rockin' J... See Full BioMore Info
Blues- Rockin' Jake has been hailed by many as one of the premier harmonica players in the country. His original sound is a hybrid of second line, swamp funk, blues and zydeco with influences from Paul Butterfield, Big Walter Horton, James Cotton, The Meters,WAR, J. Geils Band, Clifton Chenier, and the Fabulous Thunderbirds. Jake has conjured up this formula that is blowing crowds away from coast to coast. Widely known as a touring juggernaut among his peers, his schedule of over 200 performances per year include clubs, concert venues, and festivals.
Join Rockin' Jake for his triumphant return to the Sprucewood Inn! Some new material and players that you will love! What happens at the Sprucewood stays at the Sprucewood!
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