Photo © Sasha Arutyunova 2015
WXPN’s Helen Leicht has named him Best New Artist, and KCRW’s Chris Douridas has featured him at School Night. Jacob Snider’s debut, CARRIER, featuring Armand Hirsch and produced by Tony Berg (Andrew Bird, Blake Mills, Lucius), was released in 2015. Strings were composed and performed by Rob Moose (Sufjan Stevens, Bon Iver, Ben Folds), and Jesca Hoop sings at the record’s close. While attending Columbia University, Snider performed at South by Southwest, The Philadelphia Folk Festival, and Irving Plaza. He has shared stages with The Civil Wars, Matisyahu, Parachute, Livingston Taylor, Mike Brun, Shaina Taub, Shawn Colvin, Kate Davis, Alan Hampton, Krystle Warren, and RJD2.