Nick Jaina

Nick Jaina

Nick Jaina was born in the fertile golden valley of California. He lived for a time in New Orleans, where he worked as a waiter in the French Quarter and painted people's faces on the streets during big events like Mardi Gras. Since 2001 he has lived in Portland, Oregon, where he has been challenged and inspired by the wonderful music scene. Quieter folk acts such as Laura Gibson, Loch Lomond and Horse Feathers have encouraged the more delicate side of Nick's songwriting, while more powerful bands like Menomena and Run On Sentence have pushed Nick... more