In the Get to know our Coaches feature we have our coaches share a bit more about themselves, their experience in the music industry, what inspires them and what interests they have outside of music.
Today we have guitar and Bass coach Max Jacobs!
Favourite three Albums?
Grace - Jeff Buckley
Frank - Amy Winehouse (or Back to Black)
Go Farther In Lightness - Gang of Youths
Best live show you have attended?
Gang of youths at the Hordern Pavilion
Snarky Puppy at the Enmore Theatre
Tedeschi Trucks at the Enmore Theatre
What are your career highlights?
Playing a sold out show at the Factory Floor with my band, The Hideaways.
Who inspires you?
BB. King, Amy Winehouse, David Bowie, My Dad, Father John Misty, Jeff Buckley, Wes Montgomery and 1000 more!
Name a song that is your guilty pleasure?
No guilt involved but one people may not expect would be "I Wanna Dance With Somebody" - Whitney Houston - great tune.
Interests and hobbies apart from music?
Collecting vinyl and playing pool.
What's your hidden talent?
Tetris - packing a car for a gig is a skill not everyone is born with.