walk tall (acoustic)
nick d'andrea is from columbus ohio. he started writing songs at age 16 and spent the next decade creating home recordings and pursuing a career in education. in 2013, he decided to chase music full time and formed nick d' & the believers with joseph barker and kerry henderson. all told they released 4 eps and 3 singles, toured extensively and had a number of songs featured on national tv shows and commercials before disbanding in 2016.
that same year he formed a new band, doc robinson, with columbus based singer-songwriter jon elliott of the floorwalkers. they released their debut ep golden daze in november 2016 and have since released two full length albums, 3 ep's and a hatful of singles. they they have toured extensively, opening for columbus natives caamp. they are currently working on another full length album.
his songwriting is deeply influenced by luminaries of songwriting like bob dylan, paul simon, smokey robinson, jon, george, paul, tom waits and leonard cohen, as well as more contemporary artists like vampire weekend, wilco and the tallest man on earth.