Johnny Cash, Kurt Cobain, Sex Pistols, Ramones, Nirvana, the Misfits, Bad Religion, Black Flag, Green Jellÿ, Minor Threat, Motörhead, Black Sabbath, Venom, AC/DC, Megadeth, Pantera, Metallica, Marty Robbins, Avenged Sevenfold
Jacob is also a punk/metal guitarist.
Rockin' tropes associated with himself and his works:
- Ascended Fanboy: He is also known to be a fan of webcomics like Housepets!, Sabrina Online and Transmission. His ideas were noticed by the creators themselves.
- Author Appeal:
- His love for punk rock, country music, and heavy metal is reflected in his works. In terms of specific characters:
- It's also noted that Jacob is pro-gun and a staunch supporter of the 2nd Amendment. Some of his characters are often seen using firearms (Especially revolvers.).
- Expect a ton of ShoutOuts to BMovies, genre-savviness, and creators like Shane Black. When you see a work set during Christmas, you'll get what we're talking about.
- Creator Thumbprint: Expect a reference to trains, rock music, and guns in his works.
- Gun Nut
- Odd Friendship: With Jordann Edwards. They remain close friends despite having radically different drawing styles, musical tastes, family upbringings, and political/religious views.
- Sir Swears-a-Lot: Jacob will always use profanity in his comics or lyrics.
- Three Chords and the Truth: Jacob's guitar style consist mostly of power chords.