Jake Haws is a songwriter/film composer based out of Orem, Utah. His original music has appeared in numerous projects including the films Scout Camp and Hanging Five.

As an accomplished and prolific recording artist, he has released 7 full length albums, 4 EPs, and various other releases. He has performed hundreds of concerts including performances at the Sundance Film Festival and opening for the notable indie rock groups Menomena, The Appleseed Cast, Neon Trees, and 31 Knots.

From 2005-2011, Jake owned and managed Muse Music Cafe, a music venue and recording studio in Provo, where he organized and promoted over 1000 events and recorded and produced over 100 artists, including Neon Trees and Drew Danburry. While running the business, he also graduated from the BYU School of Music with a degree in Sound Recording and worked as a Sound Engineer at the LDS Motion Picture Studio and as a Global Marketing Intern at Sony Music Entertainment in New York City.

In 2012, he recorded 50 original songs over the course of 50 weeks and documented his progress in a blog called 50 Songs in 50 Weeks.

He currently produces weekly episodes of Making Music with Jake Haws, a podcast which looks behind the scenes at the creative process of writing and recording music. He also performs as part of The Fab Folk, an acoustic Beatles tribute duo.


Year Artist Title Type of Release
1998 Made In The Shade Demos Demo Compilation
2000 Made In The Shade Made In The Shade Album
2001 Made In The Shade Fighting Fools EP
2002 Declaration Awakening Demo Compilation
2002 Jake Haws Ocean Album
2006 Declaration Panic Button Album
2008 Declaration Technology EP
2009 Adding Machines Sweet Dreams EP
2011 Adding Machines Death & Taxes Album
2012 Jake Haws 50 Songs In 50 Weeks Triple Album
2015 The Fab Folk The Fab Folk EP
2016 The Fab Folk Revolver: An Acoustic Tribute Album
2018 Jake Haws Good Grief Album

My entire discography is available for streaming/downloading at: jakehaws.bandcamp.com



  • The Noise Orchard – As a hobby, I write reviews about the music I’m listening to.
  • Mind of a Marketer – A blog I write about interesting ideas in advertising and business.
  • Interactive Resume – Includes pictures and videos to supplement my written resume.