James Buckey

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Birthday
15, 1980
Birthplace
Jacksonville, FL
Birth Sign
Pisces
Birthday
15, 1980 (age 38)
Birthplace
Jacksonville, FL

About

Guitarist who found fame as a member of the American indie rock act Family of the Year, whose breakout album Loma Vista was released in 2009. His band's music has become frequently used in movies and television shows like Girls, Being Human and Underemployed. 

Before Fame

He grew up in the Jacksonville, Florida area and studied audio at Full Sail University.

Trivia

His song "Hero" was featured in the Oscar-winning film Boyhood (2014) and subsequently became a top ten hit in countries like Australia. 

Family Life

He has a sister named Christina and brothers named Dan and Gregg. 

Associated With

His band has played shows with Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros, led by Alex Ebert.