Val James, from Albuquerque, New Mexico, has been playing guitar since she was 7 years old, and singing and writing songs since she was 14.
She comes from a family of musicians, who encouraged her to explore
her talents and take each step to the next level of
expression through music creation.
She's always writing new songs and learning new popular songs that her audience enjoys!
While she plays some covers, her original tunes are gritty, true, full of emotion, which you can feel in the lyrics,
and the way she sings them.
Val’s tunes showcase different rhythms and styles, with blues, rock,
folk, and even Caribbean and Latin flavors. on her new album!
she believes that life experience makes perfect songs, and she uses the blues story telling style to paint a picture of of these life lessons
by turning them into music.
She wrote an album, entitled "Don't Worry, Baby," OUT NOW!!
Val believes that life is too short not to follow your passions.
Many people are surprised to know that she quit her day job in July 2017,
and is now recording, playing music, promoting herself,
and teaching music full time to children!
Val James brings a new fresh sound to the old lovable blues with
solid rhythm guitar playing, a rock/country feel,
and a sassy rock vocal on top.