// keyboards // vocals

Joe is from Doylestown and has been playing in the Philadelphia area for over thirty years.  Joe has played with many bands including Wineskin, Freeport, AfterShock, Rhythm Bandits, Kelly Stratton Band, Road and many others.


// drums // vocals

Born and raised in Chicago Jim moved to New Hope in 2013.  Prior to this move, Jim was the drummer for Brian Wilson for ten years, with whom he toured most of Earth and won a Grammy Award for the album “Smile”.  He also played on the Energizer Bunny ads for fifteen years which might explain his love and respect for quarter notes.  In addition to his masterful drumming, Jim has infected RAKE with a passion for vocal artistry.


// guitars // vocals

Known to many as a Doylestown attorney for the past thirty years, Jeff’s real passion is for performing with rock ‘n roll bands.  He is a veteran of the local club scene playing as a member of The Insiders, Shack Daddys, AfterShock and now RAKE.  Jeff takes on many of the band’s lead vocals and supports RAKE’s sound with acoustic guitar, electric guitar and whatever percussion a song calls for.


// bass // vocals

A “Home-Grown” Doylestown boy, Bud has been playing music in and around this musical hemisphere for ….a long time. Dating back to Doylestown’s own Cold Spring Creamery band, Hickory Hollow, Fabulous Gigsters, the Taberknuckle Triples, and more recently Uno Mundo. Besides enjoying being part of Rake, he presently plays in the RedX (pronounced Red Ex) band.


// guitars // vocals

Jack is a Doylestown resident and owner of Memorable Affairs Catering.  He attended Berklee College of Music. Jack plays lead guitar for RAKE and is astute in blending vocal harmonies.  He also plays in the Central Bucks Rotary Band, BKWG.

Rake is a Classic Rock band based in Doylestown, Pennsylvania. Rake specializes in songs from the 60’s to the present that are written with intricate composition and vocals. Check us out at our next show and consider hiring Rake for your private or corporate events.