A BIT ABOUT JAKE

Jake Schepps's nimble touch and deep sensitivity to the five-string banjo’s idiomatic qualities are deeply rooted in traditional and progressive bluegrass styles, yet it’s his insatiable curiosity and open spirit that have brought him to the exciting frontier of new acoustic music... 

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NPR - TINY DESK CONCERT

EXPOSED ZIPPER

Playing Marc Mellits

ABOUT THE QUINTET

The string band instrumentation of banjo, mandolin, guitar, violin and bass—canonized as the quintessential bluegrass combo when Earl Scruggs teamed up with Bill Monroe in 1945—is rewired, rebooted and re-contextualized by the Jake Schepps Quintet on their new album Entwined...

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Herringbone

by Marc Mellits

Farewell Blues