Nick Williams

Portrait of Nick Williams


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Nick Williams is a songwriter, producer, multi-instrumentalist, sound engineer and live music promoter. He’s the lead singer and songwriter with electronic folk band Night House. Nick graduated from the commercial music course at Bath Spa University, specialising in Songwriting and Production. Nick has regularly toured Europe with Night House, with support slots for Ben Howard, Willy Mason, and The Magic Numbers. Recent Night House shows have seen them sell out the St Nicholas’ and Unitarian Churches in Brighton. They’ve performed at many prestigious venues from Ronnie Scotts Jazz Club to the Brighton Dome, with festival performances including The Great Escape, Isle of Wight, Celtic Connections and YNot.

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