“Engaging songs with a quirky vocal delivery. Songs full of hooks and striking chord changes. He’s a joy to work with and I look forward to hearing what he comes up with next!”
From Bristol, UK, Nigel is a singer/songwriter of upfront songs, influenced by the likes of Johnny Cash, The Beatles, Willie Nelson, John Prine, Bruce Springsteen and classic country, folk and blues.
His songs are an eclectic collection, covering; true stories, imaginings and observations - often with some humorous self-awareness added for good measure. People have said that the song’s remind them of; Neil Diamond, Leonard Cohen, Edwin Collins, Smiths, The Coral and Marc Almond.
Live performances involve Nigel enthusiastically and dynamically delivering his songs with a guitar and his versatile voice, guaranteed to raise many a smile in the audience. Some of the highlights of Nigel's live performances; Tetbury Musiic Fiesta, Support for American group Ravis Cole on UK tour, "Southern Sounds" Country Showcase, "Harefest", Bristol Balloon Fiesta
This year he has also been featured on radio shows both live performances and recorded songs; BSR FM, Somer Valley FM, Longside Radio, BCFM, Radio Brum, BBC Radio Bristol.
For 2019 Nigel is also taking part in a "Song A Week" challenge, with other songwriters from around the world. Each week a specific topic has been set and a new song is written, recorded, posted online and often performed live - quite a challenge, but great fun!
Currently Nigel is preparing for more live shows, writing both solo and with collaborators and recording new songs for release.