Former front man of the band "Tuesdays Waiting" has amazed people with the first album Backhanded Compliment. The grassroots growth from this energized acoustic rock band has listeners turning their heads with amazement from influences ranging from The Beatles,George Michael, to Jars Of Clay, Toad the wet sprocket, and Matchbox 20. The songs are "passionate" and have a "lot of energy" rave critics. James' music gets the crowd moving, and the display of emotion through his vocals is unbelievable. This band is sure to be a success. This new incarnation backing James includes guitarists Sean Halley, bassist Josh Gordon and drummer Steve Ferrone. The James Albin They have teamed up with Grammy winning producer John Jones of Duran Duran & Fleetwood Mac (etc) fame and are currently "in session" in Hollywood, California.