The Journey

by Jim Adkins

Released 2015
Released 2015
A Journey of smooth, melodic compositions filled with groove, passion and a sprinkle of rock and blues!

City Streets

by Jim Adkins

Released 2008
Clear Image Records
Released 2008
Clear Image Records
A smooth guitar journey of melody,nice grooves, passion and pristine technique.
NOTES
This is the fifth solo release for Jim Adkins and the second release on the Clear Image Label. This cd is packed full of melody,groove and pristine playing that Jim is known for. It features ten new recordings, nine original and one cover.The cd starts with the title track "City Streets" and features well known trumpeter and producer Bill McGee.The second track is the radio hit "Lost In The Moment", a very …
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License To Play

by Jim Adkins

Released 2004
Clear Image Records
Released 2004
Clear Image Records
Smooth, funky & melodic jazz guitar over r&b & rock rhythms to musically satisfy the soul.
NOTES
This is the fourth cd for Jim Adkins and his first release on Clear Image Records. Jim is an eight time winner of V.O.C.A.L. (Virginia Organization for Composers and Lyricist)and also a past winner of the 1999 BILLBOARD SONG CONTEST in jazz. Jim's third recording "Turning Point" produced a top 40 song on the smooth jazz charts and his earlier recordings were selected for complition cds such as Billboard Song Contest Top 21 …
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Turning Point

by Jim Adkins

Released 2002
Clear Image
Released 2002
Clear Image
Instrumental smooth jazz with r&b grooves. Features hollow body, nylon and acoustic guitars
NOTES
Turning Point is Jim's best work to date. The cut "Into The Storm" climbed into the top 40 of the National Smooth Jazz charts and spent several weeks there. This project was produced by smooth jazz staple Ken Navarro and features some of the best musicians in the country.

Jim is an award winning songwriter/guitarist. His most notable award was placing 2nd in the International BILLBOARD SONG CONTEST in jazz. He also won nine awards …
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