The boys of James Barker Band just released their debut EP, Game On and we couldn’t be MORE excited about the success these gentlemen are already having!
The boys are already at #2 on the iTunes Country Albums chart with 3 of their tracks charting on the iTunes Country chart.
Way to go, JBB!
To further celebrate the boys’ success, we’ve put together a list of 6 facts you need to know to become the ultimate James Barker Band fan (hint: it involves cheeseburgers).
1. James’ father, Kevin, is an auctioneer, which is where James picked up the ability to auction as well! You might catch James auctioning off merch, beer and even members of the band at their live shows!
2. Connor and Bobby both completed diploma programs in Emergency Services; Connor in Police Studies and Bobby in Pre Service Firefighting.
A post shared by Connor Brock Stephen (@connorbrockstephen) on Feb 20, 2017 at 4:29pm PST
3. Taylor does a fantastic Grinch impersonation.
4. The first time the band went down to Nashville, they got tattoos together… it was also the first tattoos ever for James and Connor.
A post shared by Connor Brock Stephen (@connorbrockstephen) on Jan 21, 2017 at 11:57am PST
A post shared by James Barker (@jamesbarkerman) on Oct 11, 2016 at 1:59pm PDT
5. The key to their hearts is a Junior Bacon Cheeseburger from Wendy’s.
6. No members of James Barker Band have any piercings! Well, not that they know of…
A post shared by James Barker Band (@jamesbarkerband) on Feb 22, 2017 at 11:11am PST
And now you know just a little bit more about our fave new Canadian country boys.
Make sure to check out their EP Game On below and tweet us @umusic to let us know why YOU love James Barker Band!
BTW, have you seen this AMAZING video of the boys playing Most Likely?! Watch below: