B i o g r a p h y
A multi-award winning electro-acoustic stringed multi-instrumentalist songwriter, composer, producer and performer, Nick performs on a variety of instruments including 5 string violin, guitars, mountain dulcimer, mandocello and banjo. He plays these live whilst his feet live-loop and play bass pedals.
Nick Pynn has also performed as a sideman with many artists over the years, including Billy Bragg, Arthur Brown, Steve Harley, Beverley Martyn, B*Witched, Mike Heron (Incredible String Band), Jane Bom-Bane and comedians Stewart Lee, Boothby Graffoe, Kevin Eldon, Jo Neary, Phil Nichol, Rich Hall and Omid Djalili. Nick also plays with Stomp’s ‘Lost and Found Orchestra’ and performs regularly with Kate Daisy Grant.
Recently, Nick has been working extensively as a theatre musician in shows for the National Theatre, Scottish National Theatre and Manchester's Royal Exchange.
He has just had his 9th album of original compositions released.
photo: Sarah Heath