Nik Freitas-Saturday Night Underwater

┬áLike many of you, my first exposure to Nik Freitas came from his involvement with Conor Oberst and The Mystic Valley Band. Before Oberst’s first solo record came out Kari and I went to see him perform in Omaha at The Anchor Inn with Jenny Lewis. The Mystic Valley Band was already formed at that point, and they even played a couple of songs that … Continue reading Nik Freitas-Saturday Night Underwater

Nik Freitas, The Submarines @ Schubas 4/20/11

I first became aware of Nik Freitas the same way most people did. He played an integral part in Conor Oberst’s Mystic Valley Band on the album Outer South. After a few spins of that record, Nik became my favorite non-Conor part of the record, and I’ve been wanting to hear him perform live by himself since I saw him with TMVB a couple years … Continue reading Nik Freitas, The Submarines @ Schubas 4/20/11