|Born||Denton, Texas, U.S.|
|Genres||Pop, R&B, jazz, classical|
|Labels||Art of Life|
|Associated acts||Yukihiro Takahashi, Laurie Anderson, Steps Ahead, Members Only, Robin Gibb|
Tunnell has worked with Yukihiro Takahashi, Laurie Anderson, Steps Ahead, and Member's Only. His band Trilateral Commission includes percussionist José Rossy of Weather Report. He is a member of the Rodney Holmes Trio, which includes bassist Alphonso Johnson, also from Weather Report. He is a featured artist on the Origin Records releases Time Within Itself and Origin Suite.
- "Independent Music Production Firm". Buffalo Sound. Retrieved 2011-10-22.
- ""James ("jimi") Tunnell, born in Denton, Texas, began his wide-ranging musical career as a classical/jazz trumpet player."". Buffalosound.com. Retrieved 2011-10-22.
- "Home". Jimi Tunnell. Retrieved 2011-10-22.
- "Members Only | Discography". AllMusic. Retrieved 2015-03-10.