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live afternoon music with Nick Hensely

Nick Hensley is the former lead singer and co creator of The District,

a regional act from the upper Midwest, co based out of St. Paul, MN and Chicago, IL.

Hensley created Love Songs For Angry Men shortly after The District called it quits in 2002. 

Hensley’s alias, stage name and alter ego, Love Songs For Angry Men, originated as a bad joke…

similar to other shorter lived band names like Amish Puppy Mill and Billy’s Little Secret. 

Unfortunately, for Nick and his band members, more than 12 years later... …THE NAME JUST WON’T GO AWAY!


Hensley’s 2 STUDIO ALBUMS were released (in 2009 and in 2013) to sold out crowds in

Saint Paul and MPLS, MN. The albums are currently available at all major retailers, live shows

and the web. Both records have received several rave reviews from different media outlets

including a 4 star reviewfrom Paste Magazine and and a best of 2010 local selection

of the City Pages.