Nicola is an upbeat and friendly character who enjoys nothing more that a good laugh and a knees-up! Nicola splits her working week between being a musician and a part-time music teacher.
Since a young age, Nicola has been an avid songwriter and performer and she is involved in many musical projects including writing and recording original material, co-writing and publishing, fronting Studio Wedding and function band, and hosting regular open-mic events including the FF Sunday Sessions and Muse-ic. Nicola’s favorite artists include; First aid Kit, Bon Iver, Damien Rice, Adrianne Lenker, Chloe Foy, Bear’s den, Conor Obert, Regina Spektor, Laura Marling, The Once, Seafret, and the Staves.
With her distinctive blend of melodies and potent lyrics, Nicola never fails to deliver an enchanting and memorable performance, most notably when delivering her original material.
Career highlights to date include an appearance at the Tron Theatre -playing in the popular Seven Song Club series, supporting singer-songwriters Kevin McGuire and Hannah Slavin, performing at Celtic Connections festival-broadcast live on Celtic Music Radio, and featuring in the Songwriters & Composers Scotland Magazine. A firm fixture on the Glasgow music scene,
Nicola also hosts regular music nights across the city, including a weekly showcase for up and coming talent, where she is joined by local guest acts each week. "Every time I've seen Nicola play, her musical talent, combined with her warmth, sincerity and relaxed interaction with the audience, has resulted in a great gig." “I love the varied mix of her original songs with both little and well-known covers, the upbeat energy and vibrancy of her playing.” “A unique and lovely voice.”
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