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 several times between 2010 and 2018. In addition to soulful vocals and finger picking and slide guitar skills he is known as a premier ukulele player and has played several festivals including the Seattle, Portland and Irish ukulele festivals and the London Ukulele Cabaret in London, England in 2013 and 2014. He toured Europe in 2016 and 2018 playing Ireland's National Ukulele Festival and blues guitar gigs in England, Belgium, France and Holland. You can hear his music on Pandora, Spotify, iTunes, Amazon mp3 and mail order his CD’s via CD Baby. Look for his new CD to be released in May, 2019.