One of the most talented Singer, Musician, Songwriters on the Rizing Sun roster, his fiery vocals can be heard on manyy Rizing Sun projects. A very spiritual man, Joe, who is the featured vocalist on the new Tribe album Resurrection, one of the vocalists on our new Gospel album. Joe is a very dedicated individual, and has managed to augment his singing career by running his company Solid Dry Wall in the Sacramento area of California. Joe is also a Rizing Sun staff producers.
Another of Rizing Sun's most inventive artists, who is a staff producer for our label, and a member of Shampen & The Chill. James is a very spiritual individual, and has many faith based productions to his credit. James who comes from a musical family, plays multiple instruments, and has a magnificent voice, truly a gift from God. Based in the picturesque area of California Ojai, he is a well know fixture in the Santa Barbara area, and has performed with many of todays great entertainers. James will have a new album coming out on Rizing Sun, heading his own group, look for it soon on the Sun. l
1972 Played guitar in the progressive rock group 'Listen' which won the Melody Maker's first rock music contest in London and subsequently appeared on BBC radio and television and released a single on EMI recorded in Abbey Road Studios. 1977 Received a B.A. degree with honors and distinction in music 1979-80 Studied lute at the Schola Cantorum in Basel, Switzerland with Eugene Dombois Formed the band Full Moon and played around Switzerland Has resided in Japan since 1981.