A violinist since the age of 7, James is a founding member of Roots-Rock & Roll band ‘The Buffalo Skinners’. The group have traveled extensively, performing at prestigious festivals including Glastonbury, The Cambridge Folk Festival, Tramlines, Truck Festival, Kendal Calling, Camp Bestival, and BBC Radio 2’s Live in Hyde Park event.
James has been fortunate to have his band’s songs played on various BBC radio stations, such as BBC Radio 2, BBC Radio 1, BBC 6 Music, BBC Scotland, and BBC Wales. Esteemed radio presenters like Steve Lamacq, Janice Long, Bob Harris, Cerys Matthews, Paul Jones, and Dermot O’Leary have shared the band’s music with their listeners.
Now based in Leeds, James brings his live circuit expertise to Strada Music International LTD, supporting his roster of artists on their live journeys with passion and experience.