- From Uneeda, West Virginia. Lives in Parkersburg, WV.
- Began pro career as fiddler with the Goins Brothers Band.
- 1994, released “The Old Mountaineer” album on Hay Holler Records.
- 1995-2003, was a member of Ralph Stanley’s Clinch Mountain Boys.
- 1998, released “Southern Flavor” album on Freeland Records.
- 2003, released “Fiddlin’ the Old Time Way” on Rebel Records.
- After leaving Stanley’s band, he formed a bluegrass band called James Price and Kentucky Reign and a country band called James Price and Native Country.
- 2022, died at the age of 57.