"Jerad is quite simply one of the very best drummers I've come across in the last few years.
peerless technique, gorgeous sound, both at the service of a powerful musical mind, consistently surprising and challenging.
he has this surprisingly rare quality, which I haven't experienced that often in my musical life: he makes you play at your best level, just by being not at your service or at his, but at the service of music itself. every musician in the band becomes transcended by such pure musicianship." -Jean Michel-Pilc