MP3 James Combs - To Know You Is To Save You
Equal parts quirky and powerful, acoustic and electronic, and sprinkled with psychedelia dust. This indie rock Angeleno''s music is sonically rich, lyrically sharp, and has been heard in TV shows like "Six Feet Under", "Entourage", and "Dexter."
12 MP3 Songs
ROCK: College Rock, FOLK: Anti-Folk
Literate lyrics, emotional performances, inventive songwriting, and lush arrangements give Angeleno James Combs'' songs their special kick.
The LA Weekly calls James "a troubadour of uncommon charisma" and "unstoppable." James'' career as solo artist and chief songwriter for the alt rock band Arson Garden has included a Peel Session performance for the BBC, a Lollapalooza, MTV, multiple European tours, and recent slots on bills with established artists like Tom Verlaine, Tenacious D, Jackson Browne, Kristin Hersh, Ed Harcourt, and Imogen Heap''s Frou Frou, as well as up-and-coming friends Kelly De Martino, Inara George, Michael Andrews, Marjorie Fair, and the 88.
His tracks have lately appeared in HBO''s "Six Feet Under" and "Entourage", Showtime''s "Dexter", NBC''s "Las Vegas", TNT''s "Saved", ABC''s "Men In Trees", several MTV shows, and the upcoming film "Bickford Shmeckler''s Cool Ideas".
James'' albums have been released by respected indie labels like Ubiquity and Priority - and he is producer of KCRW''s radio program "New Ground", hosted by Chris Douridas. In addition to his solo material, James is a member of two bands:
The Plush Interiors with Linda Good (https://www.tradebit.com
and Black Olive with Kelly De Martino (https://www.tradebit.com
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