Artist info

Genre

Indie, Pop, Rock, Roots


Sounds like

Missy Higgins, Asha Jefferies , Julia Jacklin, First aid kit, Angus and Julia stone, Joni Mitchell, Gregory alan isakov, the cranberries


band members

Nicole McKinney


Influences

Gregory alan isakov, First aid kit, Angus and Julia stone, The Cranberries, the cranberries


Unearthed artists we like

McDermott & North , Asha Jefferies


Website

Bio

21 year old Nicole McKinney is a Brisbane-based singer/songwriter who has always had the ability to captivate audiences with her distinct voice, her well-crafted, timeless melodies and wholesome stage presence. Her arbitrary yet relatable storytelling and lyrics invite a unique interpretation for every listener. Having drawn inspiration from contemporary folk/pop/rock artists such as Missy Higgins, First Aid Kit and the The Cranberries.

Nicole currently resides in Brisbane, working as a Nurse by day and performer by night. Juggling such contrasting professions is difficult but sparks Nicole’s determination to share her music to the world as she utilises her day job to fund her creative initiatives.
Making her way through the QLD gig and festival circuit over the past few years, Nicole is quickly developing a strong place in the Brisbane music scene with an ever-growing fan base.

Review

Review by Max Quinn Max Quinn

03 Apr 2019

Triple J
30

you've got a lovely voice and a nice way around a chorus, nicole!

you've got a lovely voice and a nice way around a chorus, nicole!