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James Hearne

Rank #36 US Philadelphia, PA Folk / Singer/Songwriter / Americana


Sounds Like: Ryan Adams, Frightened Rabbit, David Gray, Lucinda Williams, Bon Iver

Bio: I sings the songs that I write with my own two hands. Well, I sings them with my voice; I write them with my own two hands. And really, I guess I only really write with one hand. I tried writing with the other one once; it was unsatisfying. And illegible. Not that it's all that legible with the g... See Full Bio

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  • The Shane Alan Swaim Experience - A Journey Through Americana in Story and Song (Artist) The Shane Alan Swai...
    Hi James, I am listening to "Inventing the Game." Great relaxing folk song with brilliant lyrics and tempo. Musically, Shane
  • David Namerow (Congas/Hand Percussion) (Artist) David Namerow (Cong...
    INVENTING THE GAME slides into my veins and spreads its claws deep, holding me with unrelenting insistence and a groove plowed clean, deep and dangerously direct.
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Q: Great music James. Are you familiar with your ancestory?
A: Much less than I should be; I keep meaning to bother my relatives to talk more about it. I'm the youngest of my siblings, and I think I missed a lot of conversations, what with wanting to go out and play after dinner. I do know that my great-grandfather on my mother's side was a composer of choral music, under a fair number of different pen names, and his daughter, my grandmother, sang with two of her sisters on the radio in the 1930s in Chicago. Are YOU familiar with my ancestry?

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