Artist picture of Nick Mulvey

Nick Mulvey

128 350 takipçi

Tüm Nick Mulvey şarkılarını Deezer'da dinle

Sanatçının En çok dinlenenleri

The Trellis Nick Mulvey 05:33
Mountain To Move Nick Mulvey 03:56
Fever To The Form Nick Mulvey 04:12
Imogen Nick Mulvey 04:15
Dancing For The Answers Nick Mulvey 08:42
Moment Of Surrender Nick Mulvey 04:59
Remembering Nick Mulvey 04:16
I Don't Want To Go Home Nick Mulvey 03:29
In Your Hands Nick Mulvey 07:09
Nitrous Nick Mulvey 03:12

En popüler prodüksiyon

Yeni çıkan şarkılarıyla Nick Mulvey Deezer'da

First Mind

- Nick Mulvey

21524 takipçi

First Mind
Fever To The Form
April
Juramidam

Popüler albümler

Nick Mulvey ve en popüler albümleri

Benzer sanatçılar

Nick Mulvey ile benzer sanatçıları bul

Çalma listeleri

Çalma listeleri ve müziğiyle Nick Mulvey

Yer aldığı albümler

Nick Mulvey şarkılarını Deezer'da dinle

Her ambiyans için

Biyografi

Making his name as part of jazzy, world music, ambient-experimentalists Portico Quartet, Nick Mulvey went solo in 2011 and redefined himself as a twinkly fingered, acoustic guitarist with globe-trotting tastes and earnest, soulful songwriting. Born in Cambridge on November 4, 1984, he grew up listening to his sister's Portishead and Massive Attack tapes and played drums and piano before taking to the guitar in his late teens, naturally picking up a loose, flexible, self-taught style that drew inspiration from Paul Simon and Joni Mitchell.

A desire to travel, allied to his love of music, led to him studying at the Instituto Superior de Arte in Havana, Cuba, when he was 19, and he later completed a degree in Ethnomusicology at the SOAS University of London, where he formed the Portico Quartet in 2005. The four friends started busking outside the National Theatre on London's South Bank and, with Nick Mulvey playing a wok-shaped, steel drum called a Hang, they concocted a mix of electronic loops, sprawling saxophones, and Latin melodies and were nominated for the Mercury Music Prize for debut album Knee-Deep in the North Sea. They also released follow-up Isla in 2009 and toured Europe but, after six years with the band, Nick Mulvey felt the need to return to the guitar and work on his own songs.

Time spent hanging out with a Congolese community and a love of African music also influenced his hypnotic guitar patterns and intricate, acoustic style, and this eclectic jumble of melodies and free-minded spiritual ideas took his debut solo album First Mind beyond the normal singer-songwriter realm, earning him another nomination for the Mercury Prize in 2014. He also toured with Laura Marling and made his first appearance on the Pyramid Stage at Glastonbury, before his second album Wake Up Now on Peter Gabriel's Real World record label in 2017 tackled serious subjects such as the European migrant crisis and environmental issues like fracking. Preceded by the single "Star Nation," his third album New Mythology appeared in 2022 and reached Number 50 on the UK charts.