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Pointing to “authentic” performers like Tom Waits, soul singers like Otis Redding, Sam Cooke or Bill Withers, and the old blues icons who inspired him. James explains, “They weren’t precious about what they did; they didn’t put themselves on a pedestal. I want my music to be respected, but I’ll still sit down at the bar to have a beer with you. My goal is to make music that stands the test of time.”
James was highly tipped in Rolling Stones ‘Top 10 Country Songs and Americana Songs to Hear Now Popmatters’.
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