published byThis sunday sept 29th, Nico Wayne Toussaint annd Michel Foizon (gtr / France) won 1st place at the South Florida Blues Society Road to Memphis blues challenge. Thez both will represent SoFla Blues Society in Memphis in January ’14 in the solo/duo category.
published byEarly July, Nico’s quartet will perform at 3 of the most wanted Blues Fest in Quebec. Check out the schedule.
published byNico just won First Place at the INTERNATIONAL SONGWRITING COMPETTION 2012 in the BLUES category with his song HOW LONG TO HEAL, from his album Lonely Number. The song also features on his just released Live album.
published byThe Mighty Quartet Live, Released on May 22 2013 on Dixiefrog Records / Harmonia Mundi / Bertus. Available in record stores, Itunes, Amazon, from Dixiefrog’s website www.bluesweb.com and at the shows of course ! The best songs from Nico’s repertoire and the live energy of the band like you’ve seen it over the past two years. Soon on this website : samples of ...
« Nico Wayne Toussaint is a superb blues harp player. Warm tone, wide emotional range, skillful phrasing and dynamic control coupled with heartfelt vocals make a formidable package. Nico exemplifies wonderfully the spirit of his true inspiration James Cotton. »David Maxwell
« Nico has the fat harmonica tone and energy and presence that all players strive for !!!! »R.J. mischo
« Nico has some impressively deep chops on that harp ! Nico also is blessed with thick tone, the kind that every harp player desires but few find. »Nick Moss
« Nico plays and sings with a forceful enthousiasm that is very entertaining. I have watched him grow as an artist over the years. At this rate, he is sure to become one of Europe 's best blues artist. »Billy Branch