Nick Shaheen


Lead Guitar, Drums, Other Percussion, Violin, Trumpet, Keyboard, Piano, Background Singer, Harmonica, Banjo, Mandolin, Fiddle, Dobro.


Nick Shaheen is a singer-songwriter based in Chicago, IL. Nick recently finished his second full-length studio album (due in February) leveraging several talented Chicago musicians to compliment his rhythm guitar, vocals, and harmonica.

WEBSITE: .nickshaheenmusic

- Strong lyrical and melodic songs combined with a unique sound
rooted in Folk/Americana/Rock led by singer/songwriter Nick
- Perform energetic live shows in Chicago and beyond at places such
as Mayne Stage, Lincoln Hall, Schubas, Hard Rock Cafe, and
Beerfest at the Lincoln Park Zoo to 10,000 attendees.
- Currently producing second full-length album at SHIRK Studios
(known for Lumineers, Alabama Shakes) - to be released in late
2014/early 2015
- One of 5 artists picked to be featured on PBS's documentary series
"Music on the Mayne Stage" - highlighting emerging folk talent. The
documentary (due to air in the spring) will feature 60 exclusive
minutes of the band performing original songs and commentary
from Nick.
- Successfully funded a Kickstarter for the new album in less than a
week: ://

Screen name:
Member since:
Oct 28 2014
Active within 1 month
Level of commitment:
Very Committed
Years together:
Gigs played:
50 to 100
Tend to practice:
2-3 times per week
Available to gig:
1 night a week
33 years


Van Morrison, Bob Dylan, Josh Ritter, David Grey, Ryan Adams, Ray Lamontagne, Joe Pug, Mason Jennings, The Wood Brothers, Cory Branan, Jason Isbell, Bon Iver

Members Of Band

Nick Shaheen - Acoustic Guitar, Vocals, Harmonica