Jeff decided to leave Emerson Drive in August 2002 to work on his songwriting career. To date, Jeff has a song called "I See Heaven" on Emerson Drive's debut CD.
JEFFREY "JEFF" DEAN LOBERG
Birthday: October 20, 1976
Born: Beaverlodge, Alberta, Canada
Hometown: Beaverlodge, Alberta, Canada
Height: 6' 4"
Martial Status: married -- Summer 2004
Children: 1- a son
Siblings: 2 sisters (Kaila & Kristy), 1 brother (Pat)
Musical Influences: Eric Clapton, Buddy Holly, Everly Bros.
Instruments: bass guitar, acoustic guitar
Hobbies: fishing, hanging out with my Dad & brother
Pet Peeve: Danick grinding his teeth
Boxers or briefs: briefs
I sleep in... boxers
I never leave home without: my guitars
Drink: wine or Captain Morgan's
Snack: salt and vinegar chips
Ice Cream: Rolo
Restaurant: Jack Aster's
Book: don't have one
Movie: "Analyze This" & "Meet The Parents"
TV Shows: Friends
Cartoon: South Park
Sports Team: Edmonton Oilers
Song: "Fall Into Me" (Emerson Drive)
Actor: Robert De Niro
Actress: Julia Roberts
Musical Artist: Sheryl Crow
Album of all time: The Cream of Clapton
Amusement Park Ride: roller coasters
I first realized I wanted to be an artist: 3 years after I hit the road!
I want to be a singer/songwriter because: I just love writing songs.
The most exciting part of my career so far: going on tour with Toby Keith
Strangest gift I've received: I have no idea
Most unusual thing I've been asked to do:
I was asked to play on stage in my briefs
Did I do it? yes
Most unusual job: peeling logs
First paying gig: B.J.'s, a bar in Grand Prairie, Alberta
Job I would rather starve than do: nothing
My hero is: My father, because he has done everything in the world to help me reach my dream
Posters on my wall as a kid: The Doors, Coverdale Page, Eric Clapton
First childhood crush on a star: Daisy Duke
Worst date: I've never had a horrible date
Ideal date: dinner, drinks and a theater play
If I could tour with anyone it would be: Sons of the Desert
If I could meet anyone, dead or alive, and ask him/her one question, it would be: Buddy Holly & Company, I would ask them to miss their plane
Being on the Road so much must leave you exhausted. How do you refuel? Fishing, writing songs, and Captain Morgans.
What's the best song on the album to drive and sing along to? "Looking Over My Shoulder".
What's the best and worst thing about driving on a tour bus? Best of Bus: bunks. Worst of Bus: 400 horsepower.
Who taught you to drive? When, where, and in what car? My Grandfather on a farm tractor when I was 14.
What is your worst habit? Biting my lip
Which band member is the best driver? The Worst? We're all still alive
Give us some driving advice? Keep it between the lines.