Artist info

Genre

Roots, Pop


Sounds like

Sarah McLachlan, Missy Higgins, The Waifs


band members

Nat Ripepi - guitar & vocals


Influences

Jeff Buckley, Sarah McLachlan, Tori Amos


Bio

Nat Ripepi's debut solo album 'Universe' has been described as "A stunning collection of skilfully crafted songs...will have the words tidal wave of talent inextricably linked with the performer". XPRESS Music Magazine "The set was a soulful expression of a collage of emotions in an eclectic group of styles. From folk rock to out and out bluesiness". GROK Magazine "intoxicating". West Side Observer Nat spent 3 years living and touring England (2002-2005), receiving rave reviews like this one... "Her music instantly grabbed everyone's attention; the sheer emotion and power that came from a single acoustic and voice was stunning". Author Conor- www.healthyconcerts.com/reviews/ In Australia Nat has opened for artists including Billy Bragg, The Waifs, Ben Folds Five, Luka Bloom, Kate Ceberano, Deborah Conway, Tex Perkins, Jonathon Richmond, Mark Seymour, Tiddas and James Morrison, Dallas Frasca, Sleepy Jackson NOMINATED FOR: Most Popular Female Vocalist Most Popular Acoustic Act Best Acoustic Song at the WAMI's (West Australian Music Awards) 'I Will Not Fall' nominated for WAMI's Song of the Year 2006