Nicole has appeared on Conan O'Brien and David Letterman and her debut record hit #20 on the Billboard Heat seekers chart. Paste Magazine aptly described Nicole's music as a "unique blend of rootsy-folk and indie rock” and both Time and SPIN magazines named her as best live act at the 2011 SXSW music festival. In the full half our episode, Nicole and band, rock and roll through several songs “Cry, Cry, Cry” and “Vultures.”
Here is a preview of Nicole and her sizzling band performing "The Tower":
The Black Sea consists of Jeremy Kay on bass, Ezra Oklan on drums and Irina Yalkowsky on guitar. These folks simply rock and put on a great live show, so check them out when you can. Nicole Atkins and the Black Sea are on tour now, you can see dates here.