Hailing from Snowdonia North Wales UK, Daryl James fuses gritty blues with Celtic influenced raw acoustic roots, bringing to life his down to earth and soulful songs with truly innovative and enchanting musicianship. Having sold everything he owned and hitting the road with a backpack and guitar, he has never looked back and has many stories to tell in his music. From his humble beginnings in Australia as a busker in, Daryl has gone on to internationally tour with acts such as The Beautiful Girls, John Butler Trio, The Superjesus, and Glen Matlock of the Sex Pistols.Daryl’s passionate live performances evoke everything from introverted retrospection to wild untamed dance-floors. With an earthy blend of pure acoustic and gritty overdriven guitars he plays with innovative tunings, intricate finger-picking and body percussion, to all out driving blues/rock riffs and soaring solos. Topped off with haunting, smooth yet husky vocals, whether it's with his homemade full foot drum set and live looping, or with his full band, he guarantees a live show that will have your feet and jaw on the floor!
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