Adrian Niles fuses the raw passions of folk and blues with the force and swagger of rock and roll. - Mark Deming (All Music Guide)
Adrian Niles is a roots-rock artist from eastern Ohio. He grew up in the bluegrass music tradition of his father, uncle, and grandfather’s band The Porter Brothers. After discovering artists like Dylan and Hendrix, in his teen years, Niles dedicated his life to the folk, blues, and rock expressions as a songwriter and performer.
A new Adrian Niles album has been tracked, mixed and ready for mastering. Recorded in April of 2022, Wolf Spider, a full length analog tape production, was captured, mostly līve, over 3 sessions. It’s lyrically introspective, acid rock, heavy blues, and raw. Wolf Spider’s vinyl record release is slated for early to mid 2024.
With, 2020’s, Distant Skies, Adrian Niles delves into the deeper parts of the labyrinth created by years of self-actualization, the loss of his father in 2016, and all the uncertainty that goes along with providing for a family during a global pandemic.
Niles’ internet music stream features songs from his 7 album catalog, alternate takes, singles, and demo recordings. Podcast episodes, as well as live events, are in-production as add on features to his new platform.
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