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.
Adrian recently finished up work on his eighth full-length album. He plans to release Wolf Spider in 2023.
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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