• Playlist
Playlist save clear
Your playlist is currently empty.

James Cohen

James Cohen


Winnipeg, Manitoba


James Cohen - vocals, guitars
Lloyd Peterson - guitars, backing vocals
Bruce Jacobs - bass guitar, backing vocals
Gerry Atwell - keyboards
Steve Martens - drums


James Cohen

Contact Info


For booking and media inquiries:
Bobby Gale
Plug Music Inc

Share This Artist



James Cohen is a Winnipeg, Manitoba based singer, guitarist and songwriter whose band, James Cohen and the Prairie Roots Rockers released their self-titled debut album on Soccermom Records/ Warner Music Canada in October 2011.

James and his band have had four singles chart nationally on the Mediabase Canadian Active Rock Chart including the song “So Long Sweet Deception” which appeared in the Top 50 for 16 weeks in 2012 reaching as high as #32.

They also played Canadian Music Week in Toronto in 2012 and 2013.

His 2008 independent album, Here In Real Life also received airplay on several college and commercial radio stations.

After completing a university degree, James graduated from the Guitar Institute of Technology in Hollywood, California where he learned about taking his playing and song writing to the next level. After finishing school he moved back to Winnipeg to begin working but he never gave up his passion for music and continued to write songs year after year. He is living proof that one should never give up on their dreams!



view all 34 tracks 34 tracks found
James Cohen "A Better World"
Album: Here in Real Life
Genres: Americana, Anthemic, Classic Rock, Roots, Country, Rock, SurfBeat
Moods: Anthemic, Contemplative, Dark, Emotional, Relaxing
James Cohen "California"
Album: Here in Real Life
Genres: Rock/Pop, Roots, Singer/Songwriter, Country, Pop
Moods: Adventure, Attraction, Clear Headed, Dreamy, Yearning, Dramatic
James Cohen "Does Anybody Remember Rock and Roll"
Album: Here in Real Life
Genres: Chugging, Classic Rock, Indie Rock, Rock/Pop, Roots, Country, Pop
Moods: Anthemic, Driving, Rocking, Upbeat, Wistful, Happy
James Cohen "Dont Say A Word"
Album: Here in Real Life
Genres: Anthemic, Classic Rock, Rock/Pop, Roots, Singer/Songwriter, Rock, Country
Moods: Aggressive, Clear Headed, Danceable, Rocking, Simple, Relaxing
2 Albums found

Recent Placements

  • Film: "Gone Tomorrow - Film (Canadian Indie)"

    Five years after taking the fall for his younger brother, a tormented ex-con flees parole to find his kidnapped baby niece. One step ahead of the police, and one behind an unraveling criminal syndicate, he must once again sacrifice everything in the name of family.

     James Cohen and the Prairie Roots Rockers -These Long Nights

    IMDB Page

add private note Private Notes

Click here to add a private note. Private notes can only be viewed by you.

add comment Comments

Click here to add a comment. Comments can be viewed by everyone.