Jay Tibbitts is a professional drummer and music producer currently based in Los Angeles, CA.
In 2017, Jay completed his Master's in Music at Indiana University, toured the US with David Archuleta (American Idol), performed at the national Jazz Educator’s Network conference with Randy Brecker and IU’s top jazz ensemble, and completed a tour to Austria with a sextet led by world-renowned jazz guitarist Dave Stryker.
As a registered BMI artist, Jay’s music has been heard on FX’s “Sons of Anarchy,” ABC Family’s “Switched at Birth,” CBS’s “Under the Dome,” and various TV shows on MTV. He has also recorded for numerous Warner/Chappell albums that have been featured on other major TV networks as well as viral Buzzfeed videos.
With other professional groups and independent artists, Jay has traveled to perform in France, Monaco, Italy, Canada, the Dominican Republic, Aruba, Austria, Croatia, Brazil, and most major cities across the United States.
Recently Jay has been writing and producing with his original project The Strike and drumming for artists like David Archuleta, Victoria Canal, Caleb Hawley, and many others.