Jim Guthrie is a Canadian singer-songwriter. He used to be in the band Royal City
until they disbanded in 2004. He also worked with Islands
on Return to Sea
. He was born and raised in Guelph, Ontario and currently lives in Toronto. Guthrie first made a name for himself by releasing a series of self-produced cassettes, and subsequently released albums on Three Gut Records. He was nominated for a Juno Award for his album Now, More Than Ever
. His song "Hands in My Pocket" appeared in a television commercial for Capital One's Canadian branch in 2005.