"a traditional singer songwriter of the type that we don’t get to see too much of these days, a true storyteller"
Chris Farlie
W21 Music
"Simon is a great songwriter, I've always loved his songs but I especially love the direction his new songs are taking him in"
Keren Morrall
Forever British Country
"Simon is a true example of what can perhaps be described as British Folk Country. His songs are true, his songs are relatable, his lyrics are real and his voice is calm, measured and delightful to listen to..."
Rik Holmes
Silverball Country

about Simon

Simon James, UK Americana/Country recording and performing artist.

A singer songwriter of many years, Simon blends his love of folk, country, rock and blues to create beautiful songs that work equally well solo or with his full band ‘The Deep River Pilots’
Simon has played the majority of UK Americana and Country festivals last year to coincide with his top 40 UK Country album launch and top 10 single ‘broken too long’. Simon has a large following and can be seen playing many established venues across the UK. In 2017 Simon was nominated Horizon act of the year at the British Country Music Awards and played at the Best of British night Simon will be launching his second album in 2019.


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