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Jake Roberts is a music writer, record producer and DJ, whose work has included additional drum engineering on Duran Duran's Astronaut album.


For the past few years Jake has enjoyed a residency at London’s celebrity hot spot The Met Bar, performing for icons such as Slash (Guns N’ Roses), David Gray, Marilyn Manson, and Joaquin Phoenix. He has also been a member of Funkface with Roger Taylor releasing two singles "Lost This Feeling" and "Shine", with appearances with Taylor at some of America’s most celebrated venues like Cielo, Body English, Webster Hall, House of Blues (Atlantic City), as well as a surprise set for a The Smashing Pumpkins post-concert party in Chicago.

Jake has also contributed additional drum engineering to Duran Duran's Astronaut album tracks "Nice" and "Want You More!". In 2004 Jake and Roger Taylor contributed a remix of "Hold On Me" to the 5 track single "Love Revolution", released by British boy band Phixx.

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