Jake Perrett

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Jake is available for gigs, musical theatre, and recording from his home studio. A competent sight-reader and familiar with most styles.
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PAST AND PRESENT CREDITS That Joe Payne - Hybrid drummer, playback, vocoder. Rea Shilian - Hybrid drummer and playback. Aderyn - Live and studio drummer. Khaki Scouts - Own Original Band Eleanore and the Lost - Live (with playback) and studio drummer.​ ​ Tribute Acts in UK theatres Traveling Wilburys’ Tribute - “Jim Keltner” Honky Tonk Angels country tribute Keeping Bad Company - with playback Lipstick On Your Collar - Dep drummer Location: Berkshire, South East UK. Easy access to London and major motorways. Instruments: Drum Kit and Percussion, Roland SPD-SX, Pads and Triggers, Logic Pro, Ableton Live 11, Mainstage 3 ​ Recording Credits: D. Marin Perez, Aderyn, DZ Riley, Gregory Dean Fortune, Jakob Falcon, AJ Hans, Lisey Tigra, Khaki Scouts, Eleanore and the Lost, Miranda Amess, Blue Eyed Sky Function Band: ​ The Weekend Party Band - DK Management - 2015-2019 with the majority of that time as band leader DK Management - regular dep for many of their other bands including The Hype, Only By The Night, Anthem, Gentleman of the Road 'The Skip Jacks' - Band Boutique - regular dep drummer Tailored Entertainment - Dep drummer Other bands include Harmonix, Function Band, and Felix Hagan ​ Musical Theatre ​​ ‘Blues Brothers Xmas Special’ - Arts Theatre, West End. Dep drummer 42nd Street - Upstairs at the Gatehouse, London. Dep Drummer. ‘Top Hat’ - Upstairs at the Gatehouse, London. ‘Anything Goes’ - ‘Upstairs at the Gatehouse’, London Fanatical The Musical - Dep Drummer Oliver! - Leatherhead Theatre Showcase - Rhoda Mcgaw, featuring music from Broadway Hairspray - ‘Capitol Theatre’, Horsham ‘Love Happens Here’ - LGBT Cabaret at Stockwell Playhouse, London. ‘Thoroughly Modern Millie’ - Landor Theatre, Off West End. Dep drummer. ​ Education: ​​ 2015 - Present - Ongoing 1-to-1 Private Tuition with various tutors including Pete Riley, Richard Brook, Todd Sucherman, Neal Wilkinson, Dave Weckl, Peter Erskine, and Bruce Becker 2013 - 2015 - Academy of Contemporary Music, Guildford. 1st Class Degree, BMus (Hons) in Professional Music Performance.

Jake's Reviews

From customers:

Toby E
9 years ago

Jake has been a fantastic student at the ACM and has become a wonderful young drummer and is certainly a musician to look out for in the future.

John L
9 years ago

Jake is a superb team player and collaborator, with a professional attitude at all times." John K Miles MMus - Composer and Music Leader

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Jake's Song list

The below list is just a section of songs taken from my iPad from previous gigs put into a random order. This should be a good indicator of the extent of my repertoire and the genres I am comfortable performing in. It only includes covers but of course I'm happy to learn original songs too.
Crazy Little Thing Called Love
Shut Up and Dance
Hound Dog
It Must Be Love
Does Your Mama Know
Take the A Train
I'm Not Okay
Somebody Told Me
Purple Rain
Chelsea Dagger
Dance Monkey
Hot Stuff
Sweet Home Alabama
Smells Like Teen Spirit
Be My Baby
Lets Dance
Wake Me Up
Put Your Records On
Knock On Wood
Learn To Fly
The Cave
The Pretender
Take Me Out
I Will Wait
Are You Gonna Go My Way
La Bamba
With a Little Help From My Friends
Livin' La Vida Loca
Our House
Feel It Still
Harder To Breathe
All Right Now
Back To You
Proud Mary
Merry Christmas Everyone
Shape Of You
Summer of 69
Fat Bottomed Girls
Message in a Bottle
One and Only
Brown Sugar
Don't You Want Me Baby
Alright Now
I Wish
Can't Take My Eyes Off Of You
She's Electric
Marry You
Just The Two Of Us
Rule The World
Fly Me To The Moon
Good Times
Dancing Queen
Galway Girl
Twist and Shout
I Want To Break Free
Green Green Grass
Mustang Sally
Merry Christmas Everybody
Three Little Birds
Hooked On A Feeling
Lets Stay Together
Better Half Of Me
Da Do Ron Ron
Song 2
Ho Hey
Go Your Own Way
Higher and Higher Band
Locked Out Of Heaven
Lady Marmalade
Lets Spend The Night Together
Blurred Lines
I Bet That You Look Good On The Dancefloor
All Star
Sir Duke
Watermelon Sugar
Eight Days A Week
You Make My Dreams Come True
I'm A Believer
Enough Is Enough
Run To The Hills
The Rock Show
Son Of A Preacher Man
Highway To Hell
No Diggity
This Love
Place Your Hands
Tush - ZZ Top
Love Story
River Deep Mountain High
All My Loving Beatles
Ain't Nobody Here But Us Chickens
Ain't No Sunshine
Day Tripper
My Girl
Love On Top
Dancing In The Dark
I Love Rock N Roll
Sweet Caroline
Sky Full Of Stars
All Over The World
Shake It Off
Black And Gold
Living On A Prayer
Crazy In Love
Sunday Morning
Running Down A Dream
Sway Drums
Wild Horses
Everything I Do
New Shoes
Karma Chameleon
Free Fallin'
24K Magic
Filthy Gorgeous
Teenage Kicks
Daydream Believer
Little Lion Man
(Sittin' On) The Dock Of The Bay
REM - It's the end of the world
You Can Call Me Al
Bad Guy
Walking On Sunshine
Sex On Fire
Time Warp
Last Nite
Park Life
Get Lucky
I Shot The Sheriff
Aint No Mountain High Enough
Isn't She Lovely
Hard To Handle
You and Me
Ain't Nobody
Adventure Of A Lifetime
Gangsters paradise
Autumn Leaves
American Pie
Bohemian Rhapsody
Plug In Baby
Wishing Well
Give Me The Night
When The Sun Goes Down
Hit The Road Jack
Tutti Frutti
The Way You Make Me Feel
Call Me Blondie
Hey Jude
Don't Stop Me Now
Stacy's Mom
Walking On The Moon
Can't Stop The Feeling
Please Please Me
Rock Around The Clock
You Really Got Me
Feeling Good
Grow Old With Me
Signed Sealed Delivered
Counting Stars
Year 3000
Rather Be
Hold My Girl
Where Is My Mind
Forget You
A Thousand Years
American Boy
Figure It Out
Viva La Vida
Don't Start Now
Not Alone Anymore
Pride and Joy
My Hero
Lost In Music
Uptown Funk
Everyday I Have The Blues
Gold Dust
I Saw Her Standing There
Use Somebody
Somebody To Love
Keep On Movin'
One - Kodaline
Why Do Fools Fall In Love?
Sunny Afternoon
Baby One More Time
I Believe In A Thing Called Love
Hey Ya
Don't Stop Believing
Hammer To Fall
Long Train Running
Ex's and Oh's
All the Small Things
Every Breath You Take
Soul Man
Chasing Cars
Lovely Day
Handle With Care
Johnny B Goode
I Feel Good
Rolling In The Deep
I'll Be There For You
Runaway Baby
Back For Good
Got My Mind Set On You
Jailhouse Rock
You Can't Hurry Love
You Do Something To Me
Seven Nation Army
9 to 5
Whole Lotta Shakin'
Rescue Me
Suspicious Minds
The Best
Friday I'm In Love
Stratus Live
Breakfast At Tiffanys
Don’t Look Back In Anger
Dance With Me Tonight
Country Roads
Stayin' Alive
No Scrubs
Just The Way You Are
Shake, Rattle and Roll
Blue Suede Shoes
Here Comes The Sun
I Heard It Through The Grapevine
Baggy Trousers
Backstreets Back
Buck Rogers
I Predict A Riot
Dreaming Of You
Can't Get Enough
Bohemian Like You
At Last
Cantaloupe Island
Blinding Lights
Enter Sandman
All I Want For Christmas Is You
Greatest Day
I Gotta Feeling
500 Miles
Great Balls of Fire
Pencil Full Of Lead
Hey Soul Sister
Brass In Pocket
Raise Your Glass
Hold Back The River
Dancing In The Moonlight
All Day And All Of The Night
Bring Me To Life
I Wanna Dance With Somebody
Play That Funky Music
Would I Lie To You
Blame It On The Boogie
After Midnight
Burning Love
Ain't No Stopping Us Now
A Town Called Malice
Champagne Supernova
Price Tag
Disco Inferno
Here We Go Again
Dancing In The Street
Car Wash
Save Tonight
Love Machine
Basket Case
Master Blaster
Mr Blue Sky
In Too Deep
Stand Me
We Are Family
Teenage Dirtbag
Mr Brightside
The Middle
Moves Like Jagger
I Can't Feel My Face
I Want You Back
By The Way
I Put A Spell On You
Had Enough
Pretty Woman
Brown Eyed Girl
Back To Black
I Won't Back Down
Sweet Child Of Mine
All Night Long
Stuck In The Middle With You
Girls Just Want To Have Fun
Don't Stop Til You Get Enough
Mamma Mia
Castle On The Hill
What Makes You Beautiful
You've Got The Love
Can't Buy Me Love
Man, I Feel Like A Woman
One Way Or Another Blondie
New York New York
Billie Jean
I'm Yours
Are You Gonna Be My Girl
99 Red Balloons
Thinking Out Loud
Bennie and the Jets
All About That Bass
Never Too Much
Le Freak
All I Want - Olivia Rodrigo
You're The One That I Want
Film / TV music, Musical theatre, Classical crossover, Christmas, Classical, Electronic, Drum 'n' Bass, Electro-Swing, 1920s era music, 1930s era music, 1940s era music, 1950s era music, 1960s era music, 1970s era music, 1980s era music, 1990s era music, Folk, Bluegrass, Ceillidh, Country, Folk rock, Rockabilly, Jazz, Blues, Cabaret, Dixieland, Gypsy jazz, Jazz fusion, Latin jazz, Modern jazz, Postmodern jukebox jazz, Ragtime, Swing, Barbershop, Gospel, Avant garde, Easy listening, Experimental, Light music, Marching, Noise music, Originals, Pop, Acoustic, Ambient pop, Americana, Covers, Disco, Funk, Funk rock, Hip Hop, Karaoke, Motown, R&B, Soul, Top 40, Tribute, Vintage, Rock, Alternative rock, Britpop, Classic rock, Glam rock, Hard rock, Hardcore, Heavy metal, Indie, Pop rock, Post rock, Power rock, Progressive rock, Punk rock, Rock 'n' Roll, Synth rock, World music, Calypso, Caribbean music, Cuban music, Spanish music, Samba, Tango, Ska, Salsa, Skiffle, Polka, Latin, Reggae, Mariachi, Merengue, German music, Italian music, Jewish music, Hawaiian music, Flamenco, Bossa nova, African music, Contemporary Christian, Military, Traditional church music, Baroque, Contemporary classical, Early music, Fanfare, Medieval music, Opera, Renaissance, Ambient, Breakbeat, Deep house, Dubstep, EDM, Electronica, Garage, House, IDM, Industrial, Jungle, Techno, Triphop, Irish rock, Brazilian music
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Event types:
Theatre / Show, Wedding, Wedding proposal, Hotel / Restaurant event, Bar / Club / Venue event, Private event, Corporate event, Charity event, Concert, Recording session, Cruise, Burns night, Birthday party, Christmas party, New Year's Eve
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Other skills:
Drum technician, Transcription, Sound technician, Fluent sight-reader, Fluent improviser, Ableton Live, Instrumental teaching, Theory teaching
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