Tobias Ben Jacob

Tobias Ben Jacob

One half of the alt-folk duo Jacob & Drinkwater who started his career as part of The Roots Union with BBC Folk Award winners Phillip Henry and Hannah Martin. Their tenure included playing live at Maida Vale Studios for 'Late Junction' and recording in Nashville, Tennessee.

In 2014 he formed a duo with Lukas Drinkwater and recorded The Burning Low EP garnering airplay and kudos from Fresh On Net, BBC6, Radio 2, Amazing Radio, Louder Than War and BBC Introducing.

In 2017 he released a full band album A Polyphonic Life featuring a line up boasting John Elliott and Tim Heymerdinger of the Little Unsaid, Emily Barker, Phillip Henry of Edgelarks fame, and Lukas Drinkwater. Two songs from the album will feature in the UK indie film 'Tomorrow' directed by Martha Pinson with Martin Scorsese as Executive Producer.