Halifax Urban Folk Festival

AUG 26 • SEP 2, 2018

Nathan Wiley

Hailing from the Maritime town of Summerside, PEI, Nathan Wiley first earned acclaim for his 2002 debut Bottom Dollar, picking up an East Coast Music Award (ECMA) for Alternative Album of the Year in the process. He made good on the promise of that release with the ECMA-winning follow up High Low two years later. His blend of classic sounds with a modern, slightly world weary perspective struck a chord with listeners, as songs full of subtle melodies and lyrics addressing those unquenchable yearnings inside all of us wormed their way into their ears. The Steve Berlin-produced The City Destroyed Me followed, as well as the recently released Bandits EP and while he's not often seen off the Island, Nathan continues to play and record