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Jake Hughes

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About Jake

I'm a hard working, versatile musician living and working in Brighton. I'm looking for Dep and function work.

23 year old drummer, degree level graduate from Brighton Institute of Modern Music. I've been playing festivals and parties for four years pro-dominantly with afrobeat/ Ska band Town of cats but I have worked with a great variety of bands and artists during this time.

Performance details
I can perform outdoors
I have a car I can use to travel to gigs
I can perform with backing tracks
I can perform while walking around a venue
I own a PA system
Encore awards
4th Encoreversary
Electronic, Folk, Pop, Rock, Afrobeat, World music, Australian music, Brazilian music, Bossa nova, Calypso, Caribbean music, Cumbia, Latin, Reggae, Salsa, Samba, Ska, Spanish music
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Event types:
Bar / Club / Venue event, Wedding, Wedding proposal, Funeral / Memorial service, Church service, Hotel / Restaurant event, Private event, Corporate event, Charity event, Concert, Recording session, Theatre / Show, Cruise, Burns night, Birthday party, Christmas party, New Year's Eve
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Other skills:
Fluent improviser, Drum technician, Instrumental teaching
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From customers:

Annabel S, 3 years ago

Smooth tone, a variety of dynamics, adventurous with texture, proffesional and musicality on point. Jake brings fresh, passionate and solid drumming skills to cater for all genres. Would highly recommend 10 out of 10

Julie F, 3 years ago

I’ve played with Jake in many projects over the years and it’s always been a pleasure. Jake’s drumming is memorable, precise and confident and he fits well in any musical project!