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 6 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|
|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 (in progress)||Album|
My entire discography is available for streaming/downloading at: jakehaws.bandcamp.com
- “At ‘Sgt. Pepper’ 50th anniversary, Utah artists look back — and set the record straight” – Daily Herald 6/3/2017
- “Downtown Provo’s longest-running concert venue, Muse Music, to close down permanently” – Daily Herald 3/17/2017
- “Utah County musicians prep ‘Revolver’ tribute show” – Daily Herald 7/28/2016
- “Album Review: Adding Machines – Death & Taxes” – Provo Music Guide, 6/1/09
- “Concert Review: Adding Machines” – Rhombus Magazine, 9/29/09
- “Song Review: Drifting Away by Adding Machines – 8.7/10″ – IndieRockReviews.com, 9/08
- “It’s Only Rock and Roll, But They Like It” – Daily Universe, 2/22/2006
- “One-Man Band” – BYU Magazine, Fall 2007
- “Competition at Muse Music to name Provo’s superior songwriter” – Daily Herald, 1/28/10