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» Submitted From: » by Liz Jones » Posted: 6 November 07
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Before James Apollo packed up and moved to the mean streets of New York City, he got his kicks the Midwestern way. He only recently just left our city in pursuit of bigger and better. Regardless of locale, he’s still a product of the ever-expanding Twin Cities talent pool I speak so fondly of from week to week. Why must all the good ones jump ship, though? Hey, if we’ve got to sacrifice one from time to time, I reckon that New York is a more than worthy contender. His smart, down-tempo, blues infused brand of Americana might be suited for a city like New York, anyway.

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Although Apollo traces his roots back to the great state of Kansas (Libertyville, precisely), I’d like to think he spent his better years honing his songwriting skills in Minneapolis. Regardless of the fact that he’s already got three full-length releases to his name, James is