Welcome to the homepage of James Clem, American Roots Musician. James has over thirty years of playing down home roots music and has played in about every style of music in this genre. His main focus now is a mix of acoustic Delta blues, ragtime, vintage country and swing.  Whether playing solo or as a duo with Ken West he has received worldwide acclaim.  He regularly performs in the Pacific Northwest and toured England in 2010 and 2013. In addition to soulful vocals and finger picking and slide guitar skills he is known as a premier ukulele player and has played several including the Seattle and Portland Ukulele Festivals and the London Ukulele Cabaret in London, England.