Norah Jones meets Dave Grohl

Saint James is an acoustic cover band located in Southern CA, showcasing the talents of Gwendolyn Edwards Karkenny and Aubrey Dana.  Bringing their improvisational sensibilities to a diverse range of covers, Gwen and Aubrey enjoy surprising audiences with quirky song choices and unique arrangements of well-known songs.

Described as Norah Jones meets Dave Grohl, Gwen & Aubrey have a heavenly gift for haunting harmonies and unique arrangements that achieve a big sound with sharp simplicity.  They each have earned reputations as great live performers, and together they light up a room with their chemistry and combined talent. 

Gwendolyn's sensual, soaring vocals & original works are featured in a number of movies and commercials, contributing to the catalogs of Crucial Music, Warner Chappel Music, Figure & Groove, and winning an LA Music Award. She has fronted a band performing her originals across LA for over a decade. Aubrey has been performing as a pro guitarist since the age of 14, playing with various touring acts, cover bands, and recently fronting a Foo Fighters tribute band.

Songs range from Michael Jackson to Sinatra, Prince to Britney Spears. The instrumentation blanketing their buttery vocal harmonies includes Aubrey on guitar, Gwendolyn on piano, drums and cello depending on the situation.  Whether tasteful background music or fun, audience-engaging crowd pleasers, Saint James brings a unique appeal and sophistication.



Billie Jean | Michael Jackson

Back In Black | AC/DC

Time Like These | Foo Fighters

With Or Without You | U2

I Will Follow You Into The Dark | Death Cab For Cutie

Hysteria | Def Leppard

When The Party's Over | Billie Eilish

Little Red Corvette | Prince

Don't Stop Believin' | Journey

You Shook Me All Night Long | AC/DC

Just What I Needed | The Cars

Barton Hollow | The Civil Wars

The Sound Of Silence | Simon & Garfunkel

Creep | Radiohead

I Got A Girl Crush | Little Big Town

Hell Of A View | Eric Church

Poison & Wine | The Civil Wars

Shallow | Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper

Complicated | Avril Lavigne

To Be With You | Mr. Big

Best Of You | Foo Fighters

Toxic | Britney Spears

Fix You | Coldplay

Sex And Candy | Marcy Playground

Forget You | Ceelo Green

Need You Now | Lady Antebellum

She Will Be Loved | Maroon 5

Just The Way You Are | Bruno Mars

Drops Of Jupiter | Train

Fools Rush In | Elvis Presley

Wicked Game | Chris Isaak

Time After Time | Cindy Lauper

Hallelujah | Leonard Cohen

I Had Me A Girl | The Civil Wars

Devil's Backbone | The Civil Wars

Born To Be Wild | Steppenwolf

All About That Bass | Megan Trainer

7 Nation Army | The White Stripes

The Flame | Cheap Trick

Wild Horses | Rolling Stones