Jacob MacMillan is a singer-songwriter from Georgian Bay, Ontario, Canada . He writes a variety of alternative folk rock. He currently lives and writes in Nelson, B.C.
Jacob spent his childhood singing with his father, Jim MacMillan. Growing up in this environment Jacob was inspired to play guitar and began writing songs by age 10.
In high school he created a band "The Philistines" with his best friends Jon Mink, Nathaniel Mink and Evain Maurice. They recorded an amateur original album and played locally at fundraisers, bars and house parties.
Jacob went on to study jazz guitar at Guelph University. After dropping out, he found work in a factory. After four years of night shift, Jacob decided to pack his life into his van and moved out west to reunite himself with his true dreams of playing music.
Growing up Jacob's biggest musical influences include: Bob Dylan, Paul Simon, Modest Mouse, Sublime, The Strokes and Elliott Smith. You can find Jacob performing in the Kootenays of B.C. He most recently performed at Horseshoe Tavern for his debut album release June 2019.
Currently Jacob is completing his second album which will be released December 2020. Expanding his career Jacob united with the band “Modern Bob'' as lead vocals and bassist. Jacob also performs electric guitar with the band “The Tokanees”, a seven piece classic rock band from Grand Forks B.C.
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There are many artists in our communities ranging from musicians, digital artists, wood crafts, and much more. Many people with great talents reside here and outlying areas that would only amaze those who heard or saw their art. PMT Studio would like to extend a helping hand in sharing with others your talent. We, as a community, need to support those who bring excitement and life to this area. Located in beautiful Grand Forks, British Columbia we provide services to local clients as well as global clients.
With our sound engineer Michel Pétulli on hand your project will always sound great. Over 25 years of experience in the field and studio starting in Vancouver, BC. We believe in making your project shine and enjoy the process of creating music you'll be happy with.
At PMT Studio the attitude is 1% what happens before we get your project and 99% how we leave it when we are done! After many eclectic collaborations and world wide productions to our active lists on all continents; we hope to enable more artists to get the best chance they can by starting at the root of any worthwhile production. The artists vision…
We start by getting separate mono tracks for optimum results and stereo mixes can also benefit extremely from our Mastering services. We than proceed to listen and envision the corrections to be made for the ultimate playback experience on any system of any quality. As any well engineered piece of work, it should be heard and enjoyed!
This might involve some coaching to the artists we are working with as to how to get the best takes for the project at hand and the rudimentary art of using some FTP servers and "Skype", who has been since 2006 our favorite tool for contacting clients and transferring folders, amongst other elements of our tool box . Our goal is simple…
"Making You Happy To Be Heard"