Nicki Wells shares her captivating musical journey
Nicki Wells, talented singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and producer, has been meticulously crafting her debut album, "Ellipsis", like unwrapping a delicate gift. The UK-based artist has already delighted listeners with three enchanting singles: "Carry On", "You're Alright Kid", and "I Have Longed To Be Here". Now, she unveils "Holy Smoke," a spellbinding single that showcases her ethereal vocals and captivating piano melodies.
In "Holy Smoke", Nicki Wells explores the process of grieving after loss, weaving a tapestry of grace and beauty amidst the relinquishment of letting go. The song reaches directly into the listener's heart, enveloping them in a profound emotional experience. Wells' folk-inflected vocals, accompanied by the familiar keys of her childhood piano and soaring orchestral strings, create a tender and introspective atmosphere.
Having traveled the world as part of Nitin Sawhney's band, Nicki Wells brings a global array of influences and a unique vocal talent to her music. Her sound traverses a range of styles, including chill, emotional, dreamy, orchestral, folk, singer-songwriter, and meditative. Scheduled for release on August 18th, 2023, "Ellipsis" promises to be a captivating musical journey. The album will showcase Nicki Wells' breathtaking artistry and showcases her ability to weave intricate melodies and poignant lyrics.
Nicki Wells' musical journey extends beyond her solo career. As a composer, she has made significant contributions to various artistic endeavors, including film scores and theatrical productions. Her collaborations with acclaimed artists like Aakash Odedra, Anoushka Shankar, and Aditi Mangaldas have resulted in awe-inspiring compositions that have graced prestigious venues worldwide. Wells' diverse musical background adds depth and richness to her solo work, elevating her artistry to new heights.