Hometown: New Jersey, NJ
Label: American Showplace Music
Currently not accepting live bookings.
Nasty Ned's blues available free to radio, download air-quality-ready at http://www.radiosubmit.com/rs/nastyned/
BIO, REVIEWS & INTERVIEWS
Born, March 21, 1952 in Plainfield, New Jersey, Nasty Ned, a spirited blues performer, celebrates the music while enjoying a career that spans six decades. An innovative musician and singer, he is founder of the American Roots Live initiative, an advocate of Blues in Schools, a "volunteer performing artist" for charities, a music producer, label principle, music publisher, songwriter, active member of ASCAP, member of the Blues Foundation, and recognized as a "Great Blues Artist from New Jersey" by The National Heritage Foundation's Blues Hall of Fame (R).
His latest CD, ROOTS 52 is what blues is all about. CDs are available at http://www.amazon.com/s/ref=nb_sb_noss?url=search-alias%3Dpopular&field-keywords=nasty+ned&x=15&y=21 ..downloads at http://itunes.apple.com/us/album/love-together-merrily-single/id407031433
"Nasty Ned is on par with the best modern blues has to offer."
Bob Makin, Gannett
"...with hipness ala John Lee Hooker"
John Pfeiffer - Shoreworld, Aquarian
“...like the devil up there!”
Sid McGinnis - CBS Orchestra
“My God! This is some of the best Blues I've heard since I don't know when!”
"Something about the stage turns this guy into the best front-man I've ever seen".
Jim Flynn - Jamo's Jams & Gigs
“...still the Nastiest harp around!
Kevin - Kevin's Harps
"There's a new sheriff in town, and he's nasty!"
Ben Elliott - Producer, Showplace Studios, Dover, NJ
"Thank you for keeping the music alive!"
Scott Mann - WAVE 104.1 FM, Myrtle Beach, SC
"...hot, heavy and true! Already in my top 10 for 2010"
Michel Dubois - Rue D’Auteuil, CKRL-FM 89.1 Quebec City, Canada
“Breath Taking. A powerful recording! My soul is going to vibrate.”
Francis Rateau, - Collectif des Radios Blues
“It’s a great record!”
Gerad Bickel - Couleurs FM 97.1 BOURGOIN JALLIEU, FRANCE
“This CD BURNS!!
Tom Bingham - WCVF FM SUNY Fredonia, Fredonia, NY
““Big sound, perfect homogeneity of the group's playing, an excellent moment!”
Serge Warin - Radio Canal Blues, Objat, France
"...chock full of prime Blues. Keep it coming!"
Lee Henzel - WRFG FM, Blues Therapy, Atlanta, GA
“A great CD. More airplay coming... good work indeed!
Margaret Gillespie - Maggie’s Farm, Shoalhaven FM, NSW, Australia
“”Greatly enjoy Nasty Ned’s work. This album is full of his nuances!”
Dave Barker - Dave's Blues Mix, STAR FM, Tasmania, Australia
“Great Blues CD. This should do real well on radio!”
Rick Lusher - Blues Leaf Records
“Might be the best new-old thing I hear all year, Nasty Ned, Rollin' & Tumblin'! Awesome blues!”
Tracey Stones - Independent
“It's people like you that we do this Radio Gig!
Terry Iredale - "TECKA" HOTFM Victoria, Australia
“I love your sound and music. Brilliant!”
Jackie the Music Gypsy - MySpace Official Music Critic
“Great Ned! Nobody does "blue" like you!
Jodi Lee - JRockRecords