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Royal James

Royal James

Folk / alternative / blues Santa Cruz, CA  US
Ribbon 50% of sales go to the charity Beat Making Lab.
Something Beautiful - The Final Cut.mp3
Something Beautiful - The Final Cut.mp3
Little Girl in the Music Box
Little Girl in the Music Box
Love Offline
Love Offline
Mayra started it!
Mayra started it!


"Love Offline" -take 1


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  • jaimze (Artist)
    love your sound...great songwriting...wishing you much success...Jaimze in Seattle
  • egon erger (Artist)
    egon erger
    enjoyed "love offline" and "something beautiful". beautiful tunes and vocals. love the pure delivery. best wishes and success, egon erger
  • Mike Glendinning (Artist)
    Mike Glendinning
    Excellent songwriting.
  • Chuck Brunicardi (Artist)
    Chuck Brunicardi
    "Something Beautiful" is your moving acoustic guitar and voice Royal James. Huge fan. All best wishes.
  • Erin Rose Conner (Artist)
    Erin Rose Conner
    Your guitar work is crystalline beauty. Your lyrics are hopeful and I hope you find the bandmates you are looking for because your music needs to be much more widely heard. ...
  • John Revitte (Artist)
    John Revitte
    Outstanding songs Royal!!


  • Been Playin' since I was little.
  • Oh, just that, my name is, like, Royal James.  Y know?



Royal James



Sounds Like: Yusuf Islam (aka Cat Stevens), John Prine, CSNY, Paul Simon, John Gorka

Bio: I am here in Santa Cruz, CA to stay. At the moment I'm not booking engagements, I'm writing and haunting local open mics to meet the right people to form my first band in twenty long, solo years. I needed the experience connecting with audiences and having to wear all the hats I've become a mor...See Full Bio

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Twitter_icon_for_status: Just joined #musicforgood on @ReverbNation - now 1/2 of my song sales are donated to @beatmakinglab http://t.co/j4dwnT3qWn

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Q: Where have you been? Give me a call 719 you know the rest. Ken

A: I'm sorry. i have a reason. I have a brand new song which you will hear before ANYONE, as has oft been the case, because you have ever been my #1 fan and supporter. Soon, so very soon, all will be revealed. You will understand and know that I have missed you profoundly while UNABLE to call or write. Please withold assumption. All sincere goodwill, me Droogie.

Asked by Ken Bretag. Answered on Fri Jun 06 2014

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