Jakobs Castle, passion project of magnetic artist Jakob Nowell (son of late Sublime vocalist Bradley Nowell), is proud to announce their signing to the legendary Epitaph Records. Born into music royalty, there is no denying that Jakob is influenced by his father's legacy, but Jakobs Castle is anything but a nostalgic rehash. Staying cutting-edge while retaining the keen sense of melody that endeared his father's music to millions of people all over the world, Nowell's mission for the band is to "mix California's past with the fresh mystery of internet underground culture."
Signing to Epitaph is a full circle moment for the musician born into the thriving California punk scene, yet deciding to forge his own musical destiny in a way that's relevant to today's generation of listeners. "The tagline I've always had for this project is beach meets internet," Jakob summarizes. "Once you swim in these songs for a while, that description makes perfect sense.