New Single Reviewed in Mob York City

Jake Clayton’s new single, “Ain’t No Rest for the Wicked” was just reviewed on the Mob York City website. The writer, Nicole Killian, had these things to say: 

-“in his new single “Ain’t No Rest for the Wicked” he produces…

Feature Article in American Songwriter

American Songwriter, a premiere website, print magazine, and podcast, recently posted a feature article on Jake Clayton.

Jake is an avid songwriter with multiple album releases under his belt and a growing list of co-writes with rising Artists. The article…

New Jake Clayton Single Released

Jake Clayton is at it again with a rockin’ new cover of the Cage the Elephant classic, “Ain’t No Rest for the Wicked”. As a natural born performer, Jake Clayton is no stranger to adding his own unique spin to…

Performance on "Ellen"

Jake Clayton joined Tanya Tucker & Grammy winning Artist & Producer Brandi Carlile for a performance on Ellen this week. The appearance came right on the tail of Tanya Tucker claiming her 1st ever Grammy wins. She won two this…

12 Days, 12 Songs, 12 Instruments

This year for Christmas Jake Clayton decided to entertain all the folks at home by posting a daily video as a play on "The 12 Days of Christmas". For the twelve days leading up to Christmas, Jake played 12 different…

Performance on "The Tonight Show"

Jake Clayton has performed in the band for Country Music legend, Tanya Tucker, off-and-on for the past 10 years. Recently, Tanya released her first album in 17 years and it has flown to the top of the charts! As part…

Recording Music for Documentary Trailer

Jake Clayton recently got the opportunity to record the music that plays in the trailer for an upcoming documentary on Country Music legend Tanya Tucker. The music was recorded in Jake's own studio, JD's Joint, with his studio partner…

On Tour in the Rocky Mountains

Jake Clayton has headed out west to the mountains of Colorado & Wyoming for 6 weeks worth of shows. Jake has been making this trip once a year for the past 5 years to headline the "Music In the Park"…

Performing on the CMT Awards

Jake Clayton was on stage with Country Music legend Tanya Tucker for one of the most talked about performances at this year's CMT Awards. The live rendition of Tanya's 1972 smash "Delta Dawn" also featured Shooter Jennings on piano and…

Jake Clayton Releases New Album

Jake Clayton's 5th release has just hit the market! The new album "Show-Me State of Mind" features 10 cover songs of traditional Country Music & Fiddle Tunes that Jake grew up playing. The album serves as a tribute to his…

Performance on WSM Radio

(June 3) 

Jake Clayton recently made an in-studio appearance on the legendary WSM Radio in Nashville! Jake appeared as a guest on Bill Cody's "Coffee, Country, & Cody" morning show to promote his new album "Show-Me State of Mind". Bill…

Playing Music with Dennis Quaid

Jake Clayton recently played music with actor Dennis Quaid at the famous Gruene Hall in New Braunfels, TX! Quaid met up with Country Music legend Tanya Tucker and her band (that includes Jake Clayton) to perform several songs during the…