The band members of ‘Hourglass’ are devoted to and inspired by the
artistry of James Vernon Taylor, the legendary American singersongwriter
and guitarist. A five-time Grammy Award winner, James Taylor was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2000. He is one of the best-selling music artists of all time, having sold more than 100 million records worldwide.
In 1997 Taylor released Hourglass, which Wikipedia describes as “an introspective album that gave [Taylor] the best critical reviews in almost twenty years. The album had much of its focus on Taylor's troubled past and family.” Taylor told Rolling Stone magazine that the album’s”spirituals for agnostics”. James Taylor has previously said that he has assembled the best
musicians in the world to play with him. The ‘Hourglass’ band members are highly acclaimed performers in their own right. Based on Long Island & Queens, NY, this seven piece band has dedicated many hours to achieving James Taylor’s iconic “live” sound........playing a wide range of James Taylor classic songs – from “Fire and Rain”,”Mexico”, “Shower the People”, “Carolina In My Mind”,etc. So we invite you to just sit back and “Close Your Eyes”.