James Kimo West

James Kimo West

Westernmost Music

Music composer in Los Angeles, California

About James

Besides his many composing credits for features, network and cable TV, web shows and advertising, Jim Kimo West is also known as long-time guitarist for the world's most successful musical satirist, "Weird Al" Yankovic. Their recent CD, " Mandatory Fun" debuted at #1 on Billboard and won the Grammy for Best Comedy Recording. Kimo is also known as one of the top Hawaiian " slack key" guitarists on the planet and has had many placements in TV and film.

Name: James Kimo West

Lives in: Los Angeles, California

Company: Westernmost Music

Occupation: Music Composer

Unique traits: orchestral music, acoustic and world genres, Hawaiian and Polynesian, quirky rock and any guitar based styles.


  • Grammys (4) Platinum records (3) gold records (6) ASCAP composer awards

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  • Since: February 2013
  • Last online: > 2 weeks ago
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