Jarid Craig

Jarid Craig grew up in Southern Illinois where he began playing drums for his family’s Polka band at 6 years old. He started drum lessons at age 8 and picked up guitar at 13. He attended
Southern Illinois University’s School of Music in Carbondale, IL and has decades of touring, performance, and teaching experience. Jarid lives in Pflugerville, TX and is active in Austin’s music culture. He has performed with Braydon Zink, Black Irish Texas, The Fabulous Polkasonics, and Silo Road. Jarid believes that a true appreciation of the eclectic is one of the keys to becoming a great performer.