“It’s no surprise to learn that James Rose has previously lived in the UK as there’s a distinct Beatles vibe to this Californian songwriter’s new single. Its message of peace and understanding only adds to that feel and a little West Coast warmth finishes things off nicely.”
— Songwriting Magazine
“James Rose‘s relaxed, blissful “Simplicity” may make you feel like you’re somewhere on a tropical island, but his lyrics aren’t always as optimistic. The Los Angeles musician is an explorer who takes note of every moment passed, bringing us along on his journey—joyous or not.”
— Magnet Magazine
“Sun kissed pop with elements of psych from Los Angeles based musician James Rose. Simplicity is orchestral rallying pep talk to push through the barriers of fear and can be enjoyed above.”
— Diamond Deposits
"simplicity/Can't Stop dreaming" OUT now!
After breaking his leg and canceling a thirty day tour, James Rose has been lost in a musical existential haze. New things are brewing in New Orleans while he prepares to head back to his home town of Los Angeles to record a new series of songs. Stay tuned for upcoming shows and news!