Press Release

A NEW ALBUM FROM JAMES O’HARA: Heavily influenced by the school of Chicago blues with a modern twist.



We are pleased to announce the release of the long awaited debut album “James O’Hara” by blues singer and guitarist James O’Hara. The album celebrates James' 30 odd years of experience in the worldwide Blues scene (he started out in 1985 and broke through in the 90’s with a band called The Detonators) and is available everywhere on streaming media or most popular download sites now!



The band are from West Yorkshire UK with an unbeatable line-up consisting of: James vocals and guitar, Paul Corry 2nd guitar, Marc Layton-Bennett drums, Clinton McFarlane bass and Jon Burr harmonica. The nine original tracks on the album were written in collaboration with lyricist Joanne Thomas.


Listen to:


A Bottle of Gin

Still a Man

Caught in the Mire

Sugar Coated Lies


The full album is one click away  here

Tel: +447947440288