CD Reviews

Central Louisiana native, Jim Pharis, is an incredibly unique blues musician...his fingerstyle guitar work is excellent”

— Elmore Magazine April 2016

Jim Pharis plays solo acoustic guitar with aplomb on one of the absolute funniest songs of 2015...”

— Blues Blast Magazine December 2015

he does mighty fine pickin’ and he has a jolly sense of humor – you can hear the Louisiana-Bluesiana influences. ”

— The Significato Journal Sept. 2013

Booker Reviews

"Jim Pharis has played for Spirits several times. We always look forward to his performances. He is an unbelievably talented guitarist and plays a style of music that's not heard often. Good singer and good story teller. Keeps our audiences well entertained."      ”

—   Charles Ward - Spirits Food and Friends Alexandria, La.

Hey Jim, I just wanted to share with you that I got some wonderful compliments about your recent performance. Our staff said you were extremely professional and talented (they’re musicians, so they would know!) and I heard from several patrons as well that your show was awesome! Thank you so much for being a part of our schedule! ”

— Rachel Delanoix - MOD Coffeehouse, Galveston, Tx.