James Iha is a writer, composer, producer and performer.
James began his career in Chicago as a co-founder and contributing songwriter of The Smashing Pumpkins. He recorded and toured with the group from 1988 - 2000, during which time they released ten albums and became one of the biggest bands of the era, selling millions of albums and filling arenas worldwide.
Since 2002, James has been a member of the acclaimed progressive rock band A Perfect Circle. He continues to tour with the band, most recently headlining amphitheaters and arenas in the US in early 2017.
As a composer he creates original music for film and television - most recently scoring drama tv series The Arrangement (E!/NBC). Prior James scored the James Franco headed film Mother, May I Sleep With Danger? (Lifetime) and comedy Deadbeat (Lionsgate/Hulu), among others.
James has also released two well-received solo albums, Let It Come Down (1998) and Look To The Sky (2012) as well as collaborated in the power pop group Tinted Windows (featuring Adam Schlesinger, Taylor Hanson and Bun E. Carlos) and released their self titled debut album in 2009.
In the early 2000s, James had an imposter in the Chicagoland area, who was arrested. James also designs and consults for his mens clothing brand Vaporize, a collaboration with the Japanese label Beams since 2001.
James lives in Los Angeles with his wife, two children and French Bulldog.
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