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"The music is diverse, but it all fits seamlessly on this strong new disc. It’s a tour de force that demands much wider success."
- Steve Morse, Boston Globe


New Year's Eve with Dwight & Nicole

Featuring: Nicole Nelson, vocals
Dwight Ritcher, vocals & guitar

Celebrate New Year's Eve with Dwight and Nicole at Regattabar. The ticket price includes party favors and midnight toast.

American recording artists DWIGHT & NICOLE (Dwight Ritcher and Nicole Nelson) have inspired comparisons to some of the greats: Etta James & John Lee Hooker, The Rolling Stones & The Staple Singers, but it is their fresh blend of spirited blues, rock & gospel that is landing them their own spot among the celebrated music makers. Riding a surge of accolades following their soulful 2010 release !Signs, they have just appeared on the Boston Globe’s “25 Most Stylish” list for 2011 and have been nominated for 5 Boston Music Awards and 3 Boston Phoenix awards. Their live shows are equally celebrated. Dwight & Nicole have been featured at the Life is Good Festival, Tanglewood & Montreal Jazz Festivals, and at premier clubs in the Northeast including the Somerville Theatre in Boston, MA, and the prestigious Blue Note in NYC.

Dwight & Nicole’s independent release !Signs has begun to garner them serious buzz in the US. The Boston Globe calls the duo “Riveting” and describes it as “a tour de force that demands much wider success... poignant... hard driving... and heavenly" Even Renaissance woman Dr. Maya Angelou is a fan, exclaiming them to be simply “Magnificent!”

The duo has shared the stage with Ray Lamontagne, Robert Randolph, Martin Sexton, Rapheal Saadiq, Levon Helm, The Avett Brothers, Michael Franti and Spearhead, BB King, Norah Jones, Buddy Guy, Dr. John, Dave Brubeck, Dr. Maya Angelou, Natalie Cole, Winton Marsalis, Carly Simon, The Funk Brothers, Maceo Parker, Joan Osbourne, Chuck Berry, Jimmy Buffet, John Hammond Jr, Little Richard, and Jerry Lee Lewis

Their music has appeared on the following prime time television shows: “The Forgotten," on ABC; "Missing," on Lifetime; and "The Cleaner," on A&E. Nicole is currently featured on NBC's the voice, after having all 4 coaches hit their button for her rendition of "Hallelujah."

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