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Willie Nile

Oct 29th 2017 @ The Musician

Leicester, United Kingdom
I Was There
About Willie Nile
Genres:
Folk, Rock, Classic Rock, Singer/songwriter
Sunday, October 29th, 2017
8:00 PM
The Musician
Leicester, United Kingdom
New York rock 'n' roller Willie Nile returns to the Musician for a special initimate show, delving in to his repetoire and sharing stories of his four decades as a touring artist.

"The precursor to this was a couple one offs I did. First a couple years ago at The Rubin Museum and then the Turning Point last August. After getting some of the best reviews of my life I knew I had to take this bad boy on the road. It will be a night to dance, drink, sing along and allow me to dive deep into my songbook as well as play the hits. I will be playing guitar or guitar and piano depending on the venue. Giving me musical accompaniment on vocals and the bass is none other than Johnny Pisano."

Willie's fans include Bruce Springsteen, with whom he's guested onstage on multiple occasions, and Pete Townshend, who personally requested him as the opening act on the Who's 1982 US tour. Other avowed Nile admirers include Bono, Lou Reed, Paul Simon, Ian Hunter, Graham Parker, Jim Jarmusch, Adam Duritz, Little Steven and Lucinda Williams, who once remarked: Willie Nile is a great artist. If there was any justice in this world, I'd be opening up for him instead of him for me.

RIVETING!...Springsteen, Mellencamp, Van MorrisonWillie Nile has earned his standing in that esteemed company! Blurt

Crossing the power of the Clash with the social consciousness of Woody Guthriehe's stronger than ever! The Morton Report
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About Willie Nile
Genres:
Folk, Rock, Classic Rock, Singer/songwriter
Live Photos of Willie Nile
Fan Live Reviews
Kim
Philadelphia, PA@
World Cafe Live Philadelphia
February 11th 2017
Willie Nile and his band always deliver. Call the insurance company...that roof is gone!
Andrew
New York, NY@
Brooklyn Bowl
January 15th 2017
Willie always puts on a great show. Tons of energy, great stage presence, amazing guitar playing (him and the band), and just an all out good time. He appreciates his fans and always delivers.
Luseana
New York, NY@
The Cutting Room
January 3rd 2017
Willie always brings it.
Bernie
Vienna, VA@
Jammin Java
June 6th 2015
Awesome high-energy entertainment !
David
Leicester, United Kingdom@
The Musician
November 20th 2014
great show from an artist who always gives his all !