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nigel and his nihilistic ramshackle band

Rank #1 UK dorchester, DOR, UK Alternative


Sounds Like: Iggy Pop/Stooges, The Sex Pistols, The Buzzcocks - Ever fallen in love with someone., Joy Division, The MC5

Label: unsigned, Fermata Records

Bio: nigel and his nihilistic ramshackle band was created in 2010,by sole member nigel armstrong.based in dorchester, dorset,uk.
influenced by the slits,white noise,stardust cowboy and screamin' j hawkins.
creating a blend of post punk, left of the dial,off-kilter,alternative,indie rock.

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Debut albun "Pyro Maniac Disco" now available on i-tunes,Amazon,Spotify,Rhapsody,Google play etc.

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Pyro Maniac Disco
Nov 21, 2013
Debut album "Pyro Maniac Disco" by Nigel and his nihilistic ramshckle band. [more]
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  • Teachmetodanceagain (Artist) Teachmetodanceagain
    SERIOUSLY LOVE YOUR GROOVY Beatlesish vocals FUNKY tunes....AWESOME ...
  • Marilyn Mac (Artist) Marilyn Mac
    Nigel - your music is amazing, and your lyrics are brilliant! I read the Q & A and am blown away by the fact that you record all your music yourself - great job! Congratula...
  • Kaylah Blue (Artist) Kaylah Blue
    AO!!! I Just purchased Pyro Maniac on Amazon. Get your copy today!!!
  • Saint Of The Echo (Artist) Saint Of The Echo
    Nigel is just another example of the expression "Less is More". How can one guy can make such a Huge sound with his simplistic approach to his music. When you can do all th...
  • T.W. Arnhold (Artist) T.W. Arnhold
    If there are any record companies left on this decaying planet you should be listenin' to this guy!!! T.W.
  • Wave Hello Machine (Artist) Wave Hello Machine
    The "Pyro Maniac Disco" album is a raw, honest, charming and fun listen. Buy it. Trust me, you'll thank me later.
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Q: What guitar wah are you using in the intro to Alien Nation?
A: I record everything at home using a Zoom 16 HD portable recording studio.The wah effect is the inbuilt distorted wah patch,with no other added effect or EQ.Thanks for the question.-Nigel.

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