The First Song Released from our NEW album!!!

Introducing: "Sleep"- the first song released from our upcoming new album!

This is a song by composer Eric Whitacre which Alfred performed (all 16 voice parts and all 8 cellos!!!) with the words from Robert Frost's poem-Stopping by the Woods…

Upcoming Events!

Spring is on its way- And is bringing lots of fun, exciting news from AJB!!!!


March 5th:

The Alfred James Band will be receiving a RESOLUTION from the city of Philadelphia on Thursday, March 5th in honor of our recent…

WE WON!!!!

We can't even begin to express our gratitude to Councilman David Oh and his entire staff for making this such a wonderful experience for us!!!  

We'd also like to give a huge shout out to our illustrious judges!!

Here are…

Philadelphia Boys Choir to Sing on Upcoming AJB Album!!

We are sooooo incredibly honored to announce that the Philly Boys Choir will be singing on three songs for our upcoming album!!!  Here is a picture of Jeff Smith the director and Alfred going over notes for the arrangements :)


Stay Tuned For Upcoming Album News!

To our dear (very) patient fans! :)

The album is coming…the album is coming …We PROMISE! And it is sounding AWESOME! We will be doing some serious recording this month and we can't wait to share with you…


New album halfway done!

As you all know, we've been hard at work on our new studio album and we're pleased to announce that we're halfway done! We're looking at a spring / early summer 2013 release if all continues to go well! A…


2 Chances to see AJB at Burlap & Bean this month!

You have 2, yes, 2!, opportunities to see Alfred James & Chris Despo perform at Burlap & Bean in Newtown Square this month Chris Despo & his spectacular band will be there this Saturday night, 7/7! Show starts at 8:00…


Progress on the new album!

Work on the new AJB album is moving along nicely! We just started working on the 5th song (Dream Alone)... More info and hopefully some teaser tracks to come soon!


OnTap Blog AJB article & photos!

Our great friends Louise & Rich Uznanski are not only awesome people, but fantastic photographers who have taken some gorgeous photos of the band over the past couple of years! They've now combined a bunch of photos, music, and a…


New show added -- Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts!

We are thrilled to be returning to The Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts as an opener to The Philadelphia Orchestra's Rhapsody in Blue concert on Saturday, March 10th! Our show is 100% free to the public, so come out…


In the Studio!

An update on our new album... we have 4 songs almost completed... Wait, Up Up Down Down, Forgotten, and Riki Tiki Tavi... the rest are in the works... We're taking our time with this one and working with some absolutely…


Alfred James on Good Morning America December 23rd!!

Alfred will be heading up to NYC with the Philly Boys Choir this Friday, December 23rd, for a performance on Good Morning America!!! He'll be accompanying the choir on cello!!! So much fun -- tune in and check it out!