“Bachmann's music blends meaty chunks of blues, country, honky tonk, and other rootsy sounds create an enticing sonic concoction of Americana... ”
— Phoenix New Times
Sonoran Desert soaked, good-timin' stonerbilly
With a mellow, easy voice and wise songwriting that hints of a life of honest living, "Bachmann's music blends meaty chunks of blues, country, honky tonk, and other rootsy sounds create an enticing sonic concoction of Americana." Jim has been entertaining the Phoenix scene over the past decade. He's easily at home playing any venue, whether its a theater show at the Historic Orpheum Theater, the Van Buren, the Crescent Ballroom in Downtown Phoenix, down home classic Arizona Honky Tonks such as Handlebar J, the Museum Club in Flagstaff and historic roadhouses like Rooster's Country in Mesa and the Yucca Tap Room in Tempe.
He's shared the stage with heroes and friends such as Billy Joe Shaver, Whitey Morgan and the 78's, Dallas Moore, Shinyribs, The SteelDrivers, Ray Herndon, Ramsay Midwood, Mike and the Moonpies, Tony Martinez, The Reeves Brothers, Jeremy Pinnell, Paul Cauthen and more. Bachmann's music blends Americana, Roots, Blues and Country into a sound that stays true to tradition while serving up his own blend of Sonoran Desert soaked good-timin' stonerbilly.