Daniel Nickels Band

Genre:  Original Indie Pop / Americana / Rock / Pop / Folk

Daniel Nickels is a singer songwriter based out of Talent, Oregon. His original indie music is American folk & rock that truly resonates with the listener, evoking strong emotions and vivid imagery. He infuses his is passion for his art within his songs. The real truth infused into his lyrics helps him connect to his audiences through real-life experiences. Being able to play a range of instruments, including acoustic guitar, piano, ukulele, and harmonica, he is able to combine instrumentals with vocals and original lyrics. As a Daniel Nickels Singer Songwriter has been inspired by musicians such as Ryan Adams, John Mayer, James Taylor, and Cat Stevens, his music takes on similar qualities of today’s indie pop to Americana & folk.

The former front man for the band, Leeward Fate, Daniel continues performing as a solo performer and duo mate in Watson House as well as leading the Daniel Nickels Band. For Daniel, music is not only a way to create enjoyment, but a way to give back to others. He works to better people’s lives through giving back and being involved with charitable organizations.

  • Daniel Nickels – Vocals; Guitar; Harmonica; Ukulele; Piano


  • Tony K. – Drums & Cahoon 
  • Marc T. – Bass

Sample music of Daniel Nickels – Original Indie Music

Recent bookings:

  • StoneRiver Vineyards – Talent, OR
  • Walkabout Brewing Co. – Medford, OR
  • Reustle-Prayer Rock Vineyards – Roseburg, OR
  • Anchor Valley Wine – Jacksonville, OR
  • Daisy Creek Vineyard – Jacksonville, OR
  • Dunbar Farms – Medford, OR
  • Art Pop Beer – Talent, OR
  • Copper Plank – Medford, OR
  • Roxy Ann Winery – Medford, OR
  • Pebblestone Cellars – Talent, OR
  • Pheasant Fields Farm – Poenix, OR
  • Port O’Pints Brewing Co. – Crescent City, CA
  • BricketownE Brewing Co. – Medford, OR
  • Eleven – Ashland, OR
  • The Village Medford Center – Medford, OR
  • Oberon’s – Ashland, OR
  • Private Parties – Rogue Valley, OR
  • Rockstar Singing Telegrams – Rogue Valley, OR

Set List:

Covers Originals
City of New Orleans
This Afternoon
Wonderwall Brighter
All For You Calling You
Land Down Under American Doll
Budapest Georgia
I’m Yours Let Me Be The One
Use Somebody Love, Love, Love
Free Fallin’ St Kitts.
Shotgun Lucky Day
Opportunity Headlights
I Will Wait Along the Coastline
Little Talks Get In The Car
Won’t Back Down Sell My Dreams
Hey Ya We Are Wild
Riptide The Answer
Fire and Flood Across These Oceans
Shallow Change It For The World
Angela The Ride
Little Lion Man Quick Fix
If You Could Only See Forever
House of the Rising Sun Another Day
Woman I Love Wake Up
Walking On The Moon Say A Word
Diamonds Hourglass
  Our Love
  Something Building Up
  I See fire

Recorded Music:

Daniel currently has released the following full production music offerings available on iTunes, Amazon Music, via links on his website. CD’s should be available for purchase at an upcoming show.

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