Jake Sommers - Wild Business Growth Podcast #155: Drummer for Luke Combs

Jake Sommers – Wild Business Growth Podcast #155: Drummer for Luke Combs

What’s life like at the top of the music world? And what does it take to progress from small venues to selling out football stadiums? These answers and more from this week’s Wild Business Growth Podcast guest, Jake Sommers. Jake is the Drummer for Luke Combs. Listen to the episode on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, and your other favorite podcast platforms.

Episode 155: Jake Sommers – Drummer for Luke Combs

Jake Sommers, the Drummer for Luke Combs, joins the show to share his journey from giving up video games and committing to drumming to touring the world as one of the most popular bands in music. Hear what’s driven the success of Luke Combs, how performing on TV compares to stadiums and arenas, what goes on behind-the-scenes on SNL, his practice routine and drumming idols, and what he said to John Mayer. This episode covers everything from hometown concerts to Jake’s pregame routine. Here’s a small sample of what you will hear in this episode:

  • Did Jake know drumming was his career path when he was younger
  • How did he meet Luke in the first place
  • At what point did it feel like things were really starting to pick up
  • What was the feeling when Jake stepped up to the drums at The Garden
  • Who has he been starstruck by
  • What stretches does he do
  • How many times has he played their most popular songs
  • What goes into his identity as a drummer

Connect with Jake at JakeSommersDrums.com and on Instagram at @JakeSommers7.

Enjoy the shoooooow! Check out the show notes below for much more detail.

Show Notes

Jake Sommers - Wild Business Growth Podcast #155: Drummer for Luke Combs
A couple of lefties
Jake Sommers - Wild Business Growth Podcast #155: Drummer for Luke Combs
The bonus guest had incredible composure throughout the interview
Jake Sommers - Wild Business Growth Podcast #155: Drummer for Luke Combs

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