James Ferris / Bio

James Ferris passed away on 12/31/2011 from pancreatic cancer, I am keeping this site up for everyone's enjoyment and so that James may still live thru his music. Thank you to all for your kind words and support. Love, Patty (James' wife aka PattyShark on RN). PLEASE READ BIO BELOW...

!THE NEW SOUND OF THE TEXAS BLUES! Texas musician,multi-instrumentalist, recording artist, singer-songwriter of "Don't Mess With Texas" fame, James Ferris has performed for millions of fans throughout his career including national television shows and award winning commercials.Ferris has performed WITH (not opening for) many major acts including (but not limited to) James Brown, Stevie Ray, Freddie King, Bobby Keys (Rolling Stones), Eric Johnson (album), Johnny Dee & the Rocket 88's, Bad Rodeo, John Earl's Boogieman Band, Voodoo Lounge, Brat, Celebration, Sante Fe, The Bluenotes even Mel Torme and many others. Being a full-time musician/entertainer, when James is not working on his own original career, he is the most sought after "Mick Jagger" impersonator in the country, with his uncanny resemblance and voice to match rock icon. James and his band are currently recording their third album to be released early summer of 2011.

General Info

Band Members
James Ferris (keyboards/vocals), Terry Humphries (guitar/vocals), Vernon Jones(bass/vocals) and Ricky Turner (drums)
Artist Name
James Ferris
Profile Page
Active Since
Blues / Rock / Country

Contact Info

Dallas, TX
Ferris Music Publishing BMI

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