Jim Lawrence has been playing for over 35 years in the Ithaca and upstate New York music scene, playing styles from Jazz, Folk, Motown, Fusion, and Pop to New Wave, Bluegrass and Rock n' Roll.  (see Jim's bands)

He also plays in the musical duo with Roger Bacorn called "Hot Biscuits", playing wineries, coffeehouses, restaurants and pubs.

In 1984 his band "The Choice" won the BBC Great American Rock n' Roll Talent Search.
From 1985 to 1991 Jim was the lead singer in "The Kinetics", and has recorded at Electric Wilburland Studios, MasterView Soundcrafts Studios, and Pyramid Sound Studios.

Jim has been in opening acts for Graham Parker, The Del Fuegos and The Gang of Four.

Jim's current band:

Hot Biscuits


Email Jim:
JSL10@cornell.edu