Based in Glasgow, Nico started writing and composing at the age of six.
Nico is a graduate of the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, where she gained a Bachelors in Music Education with Honours in 2010.
With her distinctive blend of melodic lines and potent lyrics, Nico delivers an enchanting and memorable performance, most notably when performing her original material.
A firm favourite in the Glasgow music scene, Nico has carved out her place by hosting regular music nights, and using her nights to showcase local talent.
Nico's debut EP Hunter (released in2020) created waves, with several tracks making it to national radio. Nico was subsequently awarded Creative Scotland funding, and has been busy writing and recording new tracks. With two successful releases in 2022 and another in 2023, Nico is due to release her second EP later in 2023.
Nico sold out her debut headline show at the Glad Cafe in March 2023 and is set to play St. Lukes later this year.
A very popular and highly accomplished live performer, Nico has over 15 years of experience in the live entertainment industry. Nico has been fronting high-quality function bands since a young age and has now gone solo.
Solo highlights include:
Glad Cafe: Live performance, sold out headline show
King Tut's: Live performance, DF Concerts - Summer Nights Series
Celtic connections Festival: Live performance, also broadcast on Celtic Music Radio
Beacon arts centre: Live performance, Songwriters Uncovered Series
Homebird Sessions: Live performance with Q&A
Country on the Clyde: Live performance, writer's round
Tron Theatre: Performance, Seven Song Club series
Hug and Pint: Live performance
Songwriters & Composers Scotland Magazine: Featured interview
Up Close and Acoustic: Podcast interview with Charlie Silvestri, New Jersey USA
The Braw and the Brave: Podcast interview with Lisa Kennedy
Glasgow Live: Featured video
Songwriter's Guild Amsterdam: Interview and live performance
Radio play: BBC Radio Scotland, Amazing radio, Celtic Music radio, Camglen Radio, GFM radio, Felixstowe radio, Sunny Govan radio, RTM FM, and many more.
Online streams: Isolation music festival, Discovery music Scotland, Giving gigs (Australia), Chalet foret sessions (France), Buck's Lockdown festival, and many more.