Making Music with Jake Haws

Making Music with Jake Haws is a podcast dedicated to the exploring the creative process of writing and recording music featuring original songs and guest collaborators.

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episode 97: Ep. 97: Jack Mergist and I Write a Sequel Song to Weezer's "Only In Dreams"

For this episode, I meet up with Jack Mergist. We talk about how he balances his music and film projects and we challenge ourselves to write a sequel song to the Weezer classic, "Only In Dreams." Visit for more info.



episode 96: Ep. 96: Michael Stanley and I Jam on The Beatles

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 21 October 2019  23m

episode 95: Ep. 95: Cody Butler - Interview, Performance and Song Collaboration

In this episode, I sit down with singer/songwriter Cody Butler (aka The Boy and His Dog aka Cody Francis). He plays some tunes and we talk about his musical endeavors and life. We also collaborate on a song together called "Moving Forward," which is abou...


 08 October 2019  55m

episode 94: Ep. 94: Dawn Red Sun and Audrey Olivier - Interview and Music

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 24 June 2019  33m

episode 93: Ep. 93: Song "Reminders" (Influenced by Nirvana Unplugged)

In this week's episode, I highlight a song from my "50 Songs in 50 Weeks" series, influenced by the gloomy sounds of Nirvana's unplugged performance of "Something In The Way."


 11 June 2019  7m

episode 92: Ep. 92: Mike McClellan and I Create "Man on the Moon" (Modern Dance Pop Song)

In this podcast episode, Mike McClellan and I get together and collaborate on a song. We use the "track and hook" method, which is an approach to songwriting and production used extensively in pop music. We came up with this catchy dance pop tune called ...


 28 May 2019  31m

episode 91: Ep. 91: Song "Brand New Life" (Influenced by The Lumineers)

This is a love song I wrote for my wife and put on my latest album, Good Grief. Influenced by The Lumineers. Visit for lyrics and more info.


 06 May 2019  8m

episode 90: Ep. 90: Song "Thinkin Bout You" (Frank Ocean Cover)

This week, I'm sharing an acoustic cover I recently recorded of the Frank Ocean song, "Thinkin Bout You."


 22 April 2019  6m

episode 89: Ep. 89: Modern Disco Song "This is Who We Are" (collaboration with Dawn Red Sun)

For this episode, I break apart a modern disco song I recently collaborated on with Dawn Red Sun. The sound is influenced by Leon Bridges' tune, "You Don't Know." For lyrics and more info, visit


 16 April 2019  11m

episode 88: Ep. 88: Song "Humans" (Mellow Indie Rock Instrumental)

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 08 April 2019  5m