James is a drummer, mentor, composer, arranger, leader and producer living in Nanaimo B.C.

Photos taken by Doug Fetherston in the Fall of 2020 @ Queens Hotel and Nanaimo Entertainment Centre..

Blue Plate Special fundraiser recorded Oct 2020 released 2021  https://nanaimoblues.ca/blues-plate  

Nanaimo Virtual Jazz Festival March 2021 https://nanaimojazzfest.ca/festival/

2021 - I am on a new album and cd of Hamish MacDonalds which you can buy or check out here.

Live recording with Astrid Lyre Trio from Oct 14th 2019 at Osborne Bay Pub here...

Studio recording with Astrid Lyre Trio "Coming Home" released Nov 5th 2019

Photo credits on this website also include - Peter Sinclair, Bill Jorgensen and Wink Richardson

Interview on drumming with Alexis Deighton MacIntyre October 31st 2017.

Interview with Rick Gibbs at islandjazz.ca from June 9th 2016.