Posts by BRANDEN JAMES

BRANDEN & JAMES release a brand new music video

BRANDEN & JAMES have just released their first of several new music videos for their cover of, Somewhere Only We Know” Filmed and recorded in the same studio in Bruges, Belgium, the two explore the intimate musical connection they have with one another. The video transports the viewer to a place that only the duo…

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Silent Night

The 200th anniversary of the timeless holiday song, Silent Night, is this year. The melody was written in 1818 by Franz Gruber with the text having been written two years previously by a young Austrian priest named Joseph Mohr. It was first performed on Christmas Eve in 1818 at a small Episcopalian parish in Austria.…

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Our New York City Debut

Many of you know that James lost his sister, Ally, to cancer when she was just 31 years old. It was that tragic event that would change his life trajectory forever and he would be enveloped with a no regrets burning desire to do everything in life he always wanted. In September of 2014, James…

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Announcing our New Album

We’ve just done the craziest thing. We borrowed money (a lot of money) and hired one of the top classical-crossover producers in the world with whom to record a full-length studio album. We secretly escaped to a UNESCO world-heritage city called Bruges in Belgium from mid-May to mid-June and recorded the whole thing. When I…

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BRANDEN & JAMES announce their new full-length studio album

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE PRESS CONTACT: Fuzzy Image Media 213-915-6026 info@fuzzyimagemedia.com Monday, July 2nd, 2018 BRANDEN & JAMES are proud to announce: A brand new album and crowdfunding partnership with IndieGoGo to fund the project. (Las Vegas, NV) — On Monday, July 2nd, BRANDEN & JAMES will launch their crowdfunding efforts to fund their dream album…

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East Coast Shows

East Coast shows! We’re so blessed to announce we’ve been invited to play several shows on the East Coast. Four the past three years, we have had our mainstay show with Four Divo at The Sharon L. Morse Performing Arts Center in The Villages, Florida. Since Fernando Varela and I were on America’s Got Talent together,…

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Uprising

Uprising. What’s the first thing that comes to mind when you think of the word “uprising”? There is the song by the iconic English rock band, Muse called Uprising which has lyrics that read, “They will not force us They will stop degrading us They will not control us We will be victorious. So come…

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The Performance Rollercoaster

Wanna know what a performance rollercoaster is really like? Read this new blog with writing contributions from JAMES. For most of my life, I’ve been a “fringe performer.” What I mean by that is that I think fear has kept me from ever really believing I was any good at the cello, so I’ve never…

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