Heading to Canada to start rehearsals with KOBRA and THE LOTUS. Tour starts
June 23rd with KISS and DEF LEPPARD
June 5, 2014 Shooting
Video Footage for Gear Gods with Rob Mestas.Here is a little taste of what is to come.
October 10, 2013 Jake
departs White Wizzard: "It is time for me to
get off this ship. "Words have no power to
impress the mind without the exquisite horror of their reality. " -Edgar Allan Poe. I bought the ticket and I took
the ride. Thanks for the memories!" -Jake Dreyer
August 26, 2013 "Shreds of Insanity" at Carvin
Hollywood: Prepare for tons of sextuplets, arpeggios, really wide vibrato and
other annoying guitar noises. I will do my best to try and keep up with these
great players.-Jake Click the link below for more info: https://www.facebook.com/events/164177703773154/
June 25, 2013
"The Devil's Cut" Solo Lesson Part 1: Click below to see Jake and
Will's GuitarWorld.com lesson video where they break down some of their
favorite guitar solos from the new White Wizzard
album "The Devil's Cut". https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tAK2n741NaI
February 20, 2013 Jake in the Studio: Just finished tracking the guitar solos with producer
Ralph Patlan (Megadeth,
Michael Schenker) for the new White Wizzard record titled "Devil's Cut". Be on the look out for some new studio videos in the next few days.
"Devil's Cut" is set to be released on Earache Records in May 2013.
January 26, 2013 Jake is playing NAMM: Stop by the Kahler booth
#5727 (Hall B) on Saturday, January 26th at 3:00 pm and catch Jake playing
some tracks of his EP "In the Shadows of Madness".
January 12, 2013 White Wizzard "Out of Control": The
Scion AV Metal (Earache 25th Anniversary) showcase was a killer show. Thanks
to everyone who came out to see us play. Check out the video for a look at
what was going on at the Glass House. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=htn6mSJyCvkAugust
18, 2012 Jake is currently on tour with White Wizzard:
Check out the latest video of Jake and WW performing "Torpedo of
Truth" live in NYC and go to the Press tab to read reviews of Jake's
1, 2012 Jake releases first single with White Wizzard:
White Wizzard has just released their new single
via Earache records entitled "Torpedo of Truth" check out Jake's
leads at the 0:25-0:51, 1:18-1:30 and the 4:13-5:14 mark. The White Wizzard North American Assault tour starts this Thursday
August 9th in Kansas City, Mo and wraps up on Wednesday August 29th in Tempe,
AZ. Be sure to check out the rest of the dates under the Tour tab.
20, 2012 Jake w/ White Wizzard in BURRN Magazine: Check
out this review and interview of White Wizzard's
recent Tokyo show in Japan's Heaviest Metal Magazine BURRN!
July 5, 2012 Jake releases New Video for Ultimate Guitar.TV: In this 2nd video lesson
for Ultimate Guitar Jake breaks down a B harmonic minor lick using various
lead guitar techniques. Check
out the entire lesson here.
June 23, 2012 Eitan Muir performs cover of Beyond the
Tranquil Descent: Check out this great cover of Beyond the Tranquil Descent
by 16 year old guitarist Eitan Muir. It is an amazing honor to have someone cover your work.
15, 2012 Jake on tour in North America/Canada in August:: White Wizzard will kick-off a headlining tour in Kansas City,
MO on August 9th with direct supoort provided by
Icarus Witch and Widow. Click on the Tour page for more information on dates
May 12, 2012 Club Quatro: Shibuya, Japan: Had a great time
in Japan! Sold out show. Amazing Fans! Special thanks to Tetsu
and George from Trooper Entertainment for taking great care of us while we
were over there.
April 20, 2012 Jake is heading to Japan: White Wizzard will be
playing their first ever show in Tokyo, Japan on May, 12th. Read
the details here.
February 13, 2012 "Do's and Don'ts of Playing Live" the 2nd article by Jake in
Guitar World.com. Click here to
2011 Ended 2011
on a great note. Special thanks to Chris Broderick for allowing me to help
him out with his Winter Guitar Retreat with Alex Skolnick(Testament).
Click the link below to see some pictures of the two of us rehearsing Jason
Becker's "Perpetual Burn". Click
November 20, 2011 Watch Jake's ROCK BAND NETWORK Video here. See the game before you buy
here to purchase
November 17, 2011 Gear Review: Jake Dreyer on his Bogner Ecstasy
Head Read how Jake gets his signature sound: Click
here to read
November 17, 2011 HARMONY OF THE SPHERES is now live on ROCK BAND NETWORK.. With Jake
Dreyer on guitar and Adam Sagan on drums you can expect only the highest
difficulty level for all Xbox 360 players. Click this link to get
10, 2011 The Frets of Fury tour is going great. WHITE WIZZARD is kicking ass all
over North America. To see a review of the Atlanta show Click here
September 14, 2011 Jake is going to Europe. WHITE WIZZARD will join ICED EARTH on the
European leg of the American metal band's 2011-2012 World Dystopia Tour! The
tour begins on October 30th in Bochum, Germany. For all tour dates go to Jake's official tour page
September 8, 2011 Jake Dreyer joins WHITE WIZZARD. â€œI am
extremely excited to be a part of White Wizzard! I
have been a fan of theirs since the "GTO" ep came out in 2009.
Cannot wait to get out on the road and tear it up on the Frets of Fury tour
in October! Just want to say thanks to all the guys in the band and
especially Jon Leon and Cory Nagatoshi for getting
me prepped for the upcoming dates. See ya out on
the road!' For
more information click here
August 23, 2011 Jake takes the stage with Neil Turbin'sDeathRiders at the House of Blues Sunset in LA. Check out
the video of "Armed and Dangerous" here:
July 22, 2011 Learn how to play the solo in "Harmony of the Spheres" by going
to Ultimate-Guitar.com and watching the featured video of Jake's guitar
here for the full lesson
July 15, 2011 Metal Insider's interview with Jake on the "Current State of
Instrumental Music" at metalinsider.com
July 11, 2011 "Confessions of a Shreddie" Exclusive
Audio Interview on Horns Up Rocks: Listen to the interview at hornsuprocks.com
July 1, 2011 Noisecreep exclusive interview "Jake
Dreyer: Guitar God in the Making." Read the interview at noisecreep.com
June 29, 2011 Singled Out: Drawing of the Three; the story behind the song.
Antimusic.com has all the information about the writing and recording of the
final track off the newly released EP. antimusic.com
June 23, 2011 "In the Shadows of Madness" receives a 9/10 overall score on Apoch's Metal Review. Check out the entire review at apochs.net
June 16, 2011 Check Out UNSIGNED AND UNHOLY: JAKE DREYER BRINGS THE GUITAR WANKERY at metalsucks.net
May 11, 2011 "In the Shadows of Madness" has been accepted into Pandora's
Music Genome Project. It will take about 8 weeks for the tracks to become
available to all Pandora listeners. Keep checking the website for further
updates. Two of four new instructional videos I filmed have been uploaded via
Reign-licks.com. Check out the links below: Both songs in the opening and
ending sequences are from the new EP! I would like to thank Christian Reign
Gray for his awesome video and promotional services as well as Dave Shankle for getting us hooked up! Be sure to check out
all the other great licks and artists at Reign-Licks.com
April 4, 2011 The new solo EP "In the Shadows of Madness" has just been
Mastered by mastering pro MaorAppelbaum
(Yngwie, Tony MacAlpine, Halford) the EP sounds killer! Can't wait for it to be
released! Be sure to check out Maor's website for
more information on his mastering services at maorappelbaum.com.
January 6, 2011 Special thanks goes to Travis Ernst for the amazing cover art! Be sure to
check out more of his work at travistroy.com. Great guy to work with!
December 17, 2010 As of 5AM this morning all of the tracking has been complete!!! Long
weekend full of putting the finishing touches on the EP back at Boogie
Tracks! I would like to thank everyone involved up to this point: JJ Crews
producing/engineering, Chaz Butler (for laying down keys as well as assisting
engineering) and of course the amazing Adam Sagan and Noah Martin for doing
an awesome job on the drums and bass! Now off to JJ in Nashville for Mixing!
September 25, 2010 Just finished tracking guitars for the EP in North Hollywood, CA. Special
thanks to Bogner Amplification for bringing over
their arsenal of heads and cabs. For all you gear nuts out there we used the Bogner Shiva 20th anniversary, Ecstasy 20th anniversary