Jacob was born and raised in Upstate New York near Albany and developed his passion for music throughout high school and college.
He began writing music in middle school, but was pretty abysmal at it. Over time, he's developed and in October of 2016, released his first EP entitled "Where Did You Come From." He continues writing and has begun preliminary work on his first full length album.
Musical inspirations include The Decemberists, Glen Hansard, The Counting Crows, Lucius, Damien Rice, Alexi Murdoch, Van Morrison, The Talking Heads, etc.