James Gilmore is an alt-folk singer-songwriter from Portsmouth, New Hampshire. His latest single "Plastic Armor Hide" was released in March to critical acclaim leading to many high profile performances across the country, including the 2019 Bunbury Festival in Cincinatti headlined by Fall Out Boy, The 1975, & Greta Van Fleet.
He released his debut album, 'Hurt n' Wrong', in 2012. His songs 'Plastic Armor Hide', 'Black Dimes', and title track found regular rotation on major local radio stations including 100.3 WHEB, 92.5 The River, and 98.7 The Bay. In 2014, Gilmore released his 'Rained Upon & Left the Ink' EP leading to a nomination for Best Singer-Songwriter at the 2015 Spotlight Awards, a place in the 2014 Bunbury Music Festival lineup headlined by Flaming Lips, Fallout Boy, and Paramore, and a spot at the 2014 Florida Music Festival headlined by Aer, Less Than Jake, and Ed Kowalczyk. In 2018, Gilmore rejoined the world of touring when he crossed the pond to Ireland in February. There, he performed alongside many notable Irish songwriters and was featured on Indie Arena Radio in Cork City.