New podcast with Malcolm Gladwell

Feb 28, 2020

The latest episode of the podcast Broken Record features an in-depth conversation between James and author Malcolm Gladwell that touches on James Carolina youth, the nature of songwriting and more. James also performs two songs from his new album, American Standard. Click here to listen now!

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Feb 21, 2020

American Standard will be released next Friday, February 28, available digitally, streaming, CD and vinyl. For the audiophile in your life, check out this video featuring the special limited-edition, hi-fi pressing on 2LPs at 45 RPM for superior sound.

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iHeartRadio ICONS — LIVE radio & streaming!

Feb 20, 2020

Don’t miss James and band’s LIVE performance across 250 radio stations nationwide!

On Thursday, February 27, iHeartRadio ICONS will present James Taylor: In Celebration of American Standard with host, Jim Kerr. The show will feature James and band — including guitarist, John Pizzarelli — performing songs from the new album and discussion about the recording process. For more information, please visit

James Taylor: In Celebration of American Standard will be streamed live live at next Thursday night at 7pm ET!

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Redeem your CDs & Enter to win tickets to the Canadian Tour!

Feb 19, 2020

Every ticket for James’s upcoming US and Canadian tours includes a CD or digital download of American Standard. Ticket buyers should receive an email containing redemption codes and instructions — please check your inbox for that email and contact [email protected] if you are still waiting, or if you need assistance.

Canadians: enter to win a pair of concert tickets here! Still need tickets? Visit the Schedule page to get yours now!

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Behind the scenes!

Feb 14, 2020

James has had a busy few weeks and we’ve got behind-the-scenes photos! On January 30, James, Kim and cellist, Owen Young, performed at the Library of Congress in DC to honor long-time Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. The LBJ Foundation event celebrated the presentation to RBG of the Foundation’s “Liberty & Justice for All Award”. Click here to see photos from that event.

Also last month, James welcomed Jane Pauley and her CBS crew to TheBarn to tape James’s CBS Sunday Morning appearance. You can find a gallery of photos from that day here. Last but not least, head here to see candid photos from James’s recent visit to NYC’s Ed Sullivan Theater for The Late Show with Stephen Colbert!

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Berkshire Eagle feature

Feb 7, 2020

This week, James’s hometown newspaper — the award winning Berkshire Eagle — featured a wonderful overview of Break Shot and American Standard by longtime feature writer, Clarence Fanto. Click here to read that article, and don’t miss the recent Los Angeles Times piece as well.

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