Toronto-born singer/songwriter/guitarist Jamie James began playing guitar at age 13 and played out in Detroit-area rings, especially Bob Seger’s, in the first ’70s. After shifting to Southern California, Wayne created the rockabilly revival group the Kingbees in the past due ’70s. Once the group dissolved within the middle-’80s, Adam started playing with previous Stray Felines Lee Rocker and Slim Jim Phantom in addition to headlining at Hermosa Beach’s Lighthouse place. Adam fulfilled Harry Dean Stanton after one of is own shows in 1990 plus they started collaborating soon after. In 2000, Adam released his single album Crossroads and in addition made an appearance on that summer’s Hootenanny tour, which also included Chris Isaak, Dave Edmunds as well as the Reverend Horton High temperature on the costs.