Catch James in performance at Port Fairy Folk Festival, Saturday, March 8th, 2014, and in Canberra at the National Folk Festival, April 18th-21st (Easter 2014).
James's New Show About Country Towns
Songs for a Season at Ghost Town Bridge
Songs for a Season at Ghost Town Bridge is a combined CD and book of songs and prose poems. The songs and poems in the book are also presented as a CD album of sung and spoken word performances. All the tracks are one-take recordings of James singing / reciting and accompanying himself on acoustic guitar or mandolin.
The CD/Book is available at all James' performances or order direct by email here.
James Griffin is a songwriter, singer, poet, spoken word performer and broadcaster who has shared concert stages with Bob Dylan and Elvis Costello, co-written hit songs with Joe Camilleri and Lee Kernaghan and hosted literary television and radio programs.
James is a current recipient of a Creative Research Fellowship at the State Library of Victoria where he is researching Victorian country towns to complete a trilogy of Ghost Town Bridge song, poem and story collections.