Jason Krekel loves strings! He loves banjos and guitars especially and employs them to great rhythmic effect in the Firecracker Jazz Band of which he is a founding member! Krekel been a part of the Asheville Music scene for 25+ years. A part of such influential regional acts as Snake Oil Medicine Show, Sufi Brothers and Mad Tea Party, he has recorded with countless bands of various styles across the region. His sage wisdom of experience helps drive his fellow jazz men to be the best they can be on stage and off!