James recently earned the opportunity to play the Grand Ole Opry by winning the 2018 WSM Road Show Live Finale on Saturday, March 24th at AJ's Good Time Bar in downtown Nashville. James will play the Opry on the same night as Opry Member and Country Music Hall of Famer Alan Jackson in 2018. The date will be announced as soon as it has been scheduled.
The 2018 Tumbleweed lineup has been announced and James will be playing a set on Friday, June 15th from 5 - 6 PM. Other performers include Cody Johnson, Marty Stuart, Robert Earl Keen, Dale Watson, Shooter Jennings, Tyler Childers, Ward Davis, & many more!
James is heading to historic Bakersfield, CA this weekend to play the Haggard Boxcar Festival. Kern Pioneer Village will open the newly restored boyhood home of country music legend Merle Haggard on April 9.