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Photo Gallery: 2016 Middle of the Map Fest, Wednesday

Middle of the Map fest kicked off on Wednesday with an array of Kansas City, Lawrence, and touring acts. This year, the festival utilized smaller

Terribly Intentional: Nicholas St. James to celebrate his true form at album release show

In October of 2014, Nicholas St. James performed in front of a large crowd in the theatre of the Lawrence Arts Center. The folk artist

Album Reviews Articles

Album Review: Nicholas St. James – “Theatres”

by Nathan Cardiff I realize it’s only February, but the most fascinating musical moment of this whole year might be a kazoo solo. That’s right;


Watch: Nicholas St. James at the Gaslight

It appears Nicholas St. James works very well under pressure. Nestled in the tiniest of corners in North Lawrence, the outdoor stage at the Gaslight


As folk as possible: Nicholas St. James to join lineup at Folk Alliance International

This week hundreds of folk musicians and fans will spill into the Sheraton Crown Center and Westin Crown Center Hotel in Kansas City for the


I Heart Local Music’s “SXSW Bound” Festival scheduled for February

Get pumped, I Heart Local Music’s “SXSW Bound” is coming to the Jackpot! The annual, two-day event draws hundreds of attendees every year and helps


Bands to look forward to in 2015

We don’t believe in making year-end “best of” lists because, quite frankly, they’re rude. It’s rude to compare bands against one another, because achievements come


Twas the Night Before Christmas, Lawrence Edition (A Visit From St. Nicholas St. James)

Editor’s note: As you take off for the holiday (or if you’re soldiering through it), please enjoy this Lawrence version of “Twas the Night Before


Watch: Tyler Gregory / Nicholas St. James deliver unforgettable and unique performance at Lawrence Arts Center

We know there’s been a lot of love for Tyler Gregory lately, but his Saturday night performance at the Lawrence Arts Center with Nicholas St.


I Heart Local Music Presents: Something and the Whatevers / Monster / Nicholas St. James

Friday night’s show at the Replay was one of those events that was just so weird it worked. Three unlikely bands came together and, through