|James Power is a writer, musician, composer, singer,
and artist who has performed in a number of diverse bands
throughout the NYC/NJ/PHILA area over the past decade.
James released his first two solo recordings in 2007
entitled, REAL, REAL MAN and the acoustic-only
SONGS FOR BROKEN HEARTS.
In 2009, James worked with the legendary JERRY LAWSON,
original lead singer of THE PERSUASIONS, and finalist
on the 2010 NBC SING-OFF, on a tribute recording
to the late REVEREND CLAUDE JETER of the
SWAN SILVERTONES (available at iTunes)
While continuing to write & record with THE LATE MODEL
HUMANS, for his 3rd solo album, A COWGIRL'S SUICIDE, released
in 2010, James has written, produced, & recorded
songs with artists such as THE UPTOWN HORNS,
BLAIRE REINHARD and THE MIDNIGHT TEARS.
The title song, A COWGIRL'S SUICIDE, is featured in the
critically acclaimed independent film LAID OFF , which
has won several independent film awards and was
shown at the 2010 CANNES FILM FESTIVAL.
James can also be seen in producer/filmmaker KEITH LEWIS'
2010 documentary A LESSON IN A CAPPELLA, which features
some of the greatest A Capella practitioners of our time.
In 2012, James created songs for the NY WRITER'S
COALITION podcast series based on poems by NYWC members.
James continues to perform and be involved in a
number of original projects in the New York City area.
Videos of his songs can be seen on his YOUTUBE page.