Nickel Creek (formerly known as The Nickel Creek Band) is an American progressive acoustic music trio consisting of Chris Thile (mandolin), Sara Watkins (fiddle) and Sean Watkins (guitar). Formed in 1989 in Southern California, they released six albums between 1993 and 2006. The band broke out in 2000 with a platinum-selling self-titled album produced by Alison Krauss, earning a number of Grammy and CMA nominations.
Their fourth album won a 2003 Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Folk Album. Following a fifth studio album and a compilation album, the band announced an indefinite hiatus at the conclusion of their 2007 Farewell (For Now) Tour,. Following numerous solo projects from the band members, Nickel Creek reformed in 2014 with announcement of a new album and subsequent tour.
The two families, the Watkinses and the Thiles, met after Sean Watkins and Chris Thile had mandolin lessons with the sameЧитать далее в Википедии...
Альбомы и синглы:
- Little Cowpoke [31.12.1993, альбом]
- Here to There [1997, альбом]
- Nickel Creek [21.03.2000, альбом]
- The Lighthouse's Tale [2002, сингл]
- This Side [13.08.2002, альбом]
- Why Should the Fire Die? [09.08.2005, альбом]
- A Dotted Line [01.04.2014, альбом]
- 2000-11-16: Freight & Salvage Coffeehouse, Berkeley, CA, USA
- Reasons Why: The Very Best [14.11.2006, сборник]