ABOUT

Country and classic rock lead guitarist, singer and songwriter living in Grand Rapids MI. Currently singing and playing lead guitar for Nine Quarters Short a rocking new outlaw country band from Grand Rapids.

I've played many gigs and festivals across the USA, U.K. and Australia most recently supporting Mitchell Tenpenny with the Jimmy Sarr Band.

Screen name:
Aussie Nick Music
Member since:
Nov 25 2018
Active within 1 week
Level of commitment:
Very Committed
Years playing music:
30
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
More than 3 times per week
Available to gig:
1 night a week

Influences

Mainly outlaw and classic country from old and the new breed of artists but really any great roots music gets me going. Mark Knopfler was my original inspiration to pick up the guitar.

Instrument experience:

Lead Guitar:
Expert
Acoustic Guitar:
Advanced
Background Singer:
Advanced
Vocalist - Bass:
Moderate
Mandolin:
Moderate

EQUIPMENT

Main guitars - Nash T-63 Tele (b-bender), Les Paul 50's reissue, Suhr strat, Martin / Maton / Gibson acoustics (steel & nylon), Duesenberg Starplayer TV Special and Eastman mandolin.

Main amps - Dr Z Z-Wreck Jr, Tone King Imperial MKII, Matchless Lightning and Dr Z Remedy.

A bunch of cool pedals, high quality mics and home studio gear

MUSIC