Anthony has spent the last few years developing as a solo artist writing, recording and performing. He has previously been a part of several band lineups, both as the lead vocalist and in the early days behind the drums.
The Style The music is an infectious blend of acoustically driven contemporary pop/rock.
Simple yet dynamic arrangements work with light and shade to compliment lyric and melody.
The live Show As a solo performer Anthony Nieves delivers a captivating live set. His voice carrying the songs through from his moody ballads to his up tempo pop stylings.
Anthony also performs with his full 5 Piece Band consisting of a line up of hand picked musicians! Anthony also performs as part of an acoustic duo, this demostrates the extreem versitility of his live set!
The Album With hundreds of live shows and 2x full length Albums independently released, Anthony's most recent record "All That I Am" (2008) features 12 hook-laiden tracks, all self-written. Embracing the talents of multi award winning (USA) Engineer "Mark Needham" (Los Angeles, CA)-(Chris Isaak, Veronicas, Shannon Noll) behind the mixing desk and
co-produced by Anthony Nieves with WA Producer Rob Agostini from Soundbaker, the album delivers his best material to date, with simple yet powerfully dynamic arrangements presenting Anthony Nieves as a hidden treaure destined for mass consumption!
You can can DOWNLOAD MUSIC from the links provided and find out about current happenings such as studio recording sessions and upcoming performances.
Achievements Anthony’s music has featured airplay on such commercial radio stations as The Mix Network’s 94.5 and West Australian commercial radio station 96fm and on a number of community and Internet radio stations. Along with studio interviews and live television and radio performances, Anthony’s video clip for his track “Autumn Days” received national broadcasting on ABC television’s music program “RAGE”. In April 2007 his song “A better place” held place at number 9 on the MP3.com.au Acoustic Chart for over 8 weeks!
Anthony has shared the stage with some of Australia’s top musicians including Kav Temperly from “Eskimo Joe”, Borne, Wendy Matthews, Joe Camelieri from The Black Sorrows, Carl Riseley (From Australian Idol) and members from the “West Australian Symphony Orchestra”.
The Band As a polished solo artist with an extensive repertoire, Anthony has the pleasure of sharing the stage and studio with good friend and professional drummer John Trotter (ex UK) (a respected member of the ‘Session Community’ having accompanied artists such as Robbie Williams, The Corrs, Chris Thompson, The Drifters and spent over 4 years with Manfred Mann’s Earth Band 1996 – 2000.) and well known & respected musician Roy Martinez predominantly on bass guitar, Mike Williams Keyboards and Rob Agostini on electric guitar.
Anthony Lauched his album "All That I Am" at the Fly By Night musician's Club in Fremantle on Friday 2nd November 2007! The Venue was jam packed with a crowd in excess of 400+ ! We could not have hoped for a better night! The support was overwhelming!
- The Team behind the "All That I am" album! _________________________________________________________________________________________
"AUTUMN DAYS"- Music Video
This is the Music Video for Anthony's song Autumn Days.
The clip was initially done for the 2004/5 release however this song has since been re-recorded for the "All THAT I Am" album. The clip is a narative depicting the story line that lies within the lyrics of the song. This video clip comes as part of a multimedia section of the album CD and is viewable on your personal computer. The clip was written and directed by Anthony Nieves.