Everything here is his fault. Face the Music was released in the US as The Black Glove. Two Times A Charm by Alex Nicol. Love is an open-ended topic and you can’t get away from talking about emotions without it being physical. Together they’ll launch Nicol’s debut LP All for Nada next month. To read the latest issue of Cult MTL, click here. 4 talking about this. Alex Nicol, a character actor who played supporting roles in westerns and science-fiction television shows, died last Sunday in Montecito, Calif. Folk-rock is how Nicol himself classifies his sound now. Submit your music to our network of blogs and playlists in a personal and private way. Alex Nicol submitted media. A feature report on Quebec’s mass transit con. He appeared in more than forty feature films as well as directing many television shows including The Wild Wild West (1967), Tarzan (1966), and Daniel Boone (1966). Alex Nicol is a singer-songwriter based in Montreal, QC. Alex Nicol & co. play with opener Michael Feuerstack at Ursa (5589 Parc) on Saturday, March 7, 8 p.m., $10. “You have your Bob Dylans and your Neil Youngs and your Leonard Cohens — these are men who made a living writing songs about their sexual attraction to the female body or the essence of a female or the ideal of feminine beauty. She’s dedicated to supporting the cultural scene in Montreal. Alex Nicol is on Facebook. For more, go to Alex Nicol’s Bandcamp page. Alex Nicol’s trumpet playing is dubbed by Kenny Baker. “She’s essentially a producer. Sign In Alex Nicol Top Songs. Additionally, to vote for your favourite Montreal people and things in the Best of MTL readers poll, click here. I want that to be said more often by men who make music. If we see eye to eye, then I think it’s something good.” ■, Alex Nicol & co. play with opener Michael Feuerstack at Ursa (5589 Parc) on Saturday, March 7, 8 p.m., $10. Super Bowl Sunday was, even for me, a great party with friends who knew way more about football than I did. Ernest Borneman’s screenplay is based on Ernest Borneman’s novel Face the Music. He also played many roles on Broadway. Alex Nicol – “Trust” Nice video for Alex Nicol’s track “Trust” directed by Toronto-based filmmaker Paz Ramirez . Plus your entire music library on all your devices. But despite frustrations with timing and some creative differences, there’s no bad blood in Hoan. Alex Nicol’s bandmate and childhood friend Michael Heinermann plays bass with the live band in this new project, alongside Nicol’s brother Oliver (guitar). Film profile for Alex Nicol, Director and actor, born 20 January 1916. Two Times a Charm is a popular song by Alex Nicol | Create your own TikTok videos with the Two Times a Charm song and explore 0 videos made by new and popular creators. His girlfriend Nada Temerinski handles the visual element of the project, but her role as a kind of artistic director goes beyond videos, photos and album art. Besides acting, he composes music and writes and creates loglines for stories and is known for supporting the Stand Up to Cancer charity along with stars like Zac Efron, Andrew Garfield and Dakota Fanning by featuring in a public service announcement video She’s sitting there with me, listening. Nicol’s key collaborator, however, won’t be on stage. It is this process of self-deception that’s dramatized in the video, in which thoughts materialize in the form of a blue box which the protagonist is unable to get rid of, even if he tries as best as he can.”. Two Times A Charm 2. “(Nada) would hear me playing acoustic guitar and singing, and she’d say, ‘So you can do that? Watch the video for “And I Wonder,” the debut single by Alex Nicol, here. Watch Two Times A Charm above, listen to All For Nada below, and keep up with Alex Nicol via his website, Facebook and Instagram. Pinterest There’s a hidden history there of women supporting men in their art. When You're Blue Sign In For You Browse Radio Open in iTunes. Music is more than that. Winters wrote, "Alex Nicol was a very mature, menschie guy (for an actor). Collaborating with Temerinski — Nicol’s long-time partner who also produced the record and had a hand in everything from song titles to arrangements, to mixing decisions to art direction — All For Nada brings the pair’s creative vision to ultimate fruition across the LP’s eight tracks. For Alex Nicol, neither of these things are quite true. “There’s a lot of ego in that, and there’s a lot of elements about that that I find not to my liking. That’s not the reality of how life is. All for Nada by Alex Nicol, released 13 March 2020 1. Make music? Check out http://alexnicolemusic.com for a sneak peek at the new EP "Finding My Way". Alexander Livingston Nicol Jr. (January 20, 1916 — July 29, 2001) was an American actor and film director. Films include The Screaming Skull, Point of Terror, and Then There Were Three. Beginning of dialog window. Facebook All slights deserved. Sick & tired of all that pointing & clicking? Find Alex MacNicol credit information on AllMusic. After years of recording and touring with Hoan, Montreal's Alex Nicol stepped out solo last month with debut album All for Nada, and he's now shared a new video for album cut "Trust." I think songwriting has the potential to go deeper. Alex Nicol was discovered by MusicalHeARTBeat 2 years ago. The genre, however, has a spotty history as far as this project’s ideological mandate is concerned. The album lands steady as a testament to the creative and emotional labour partners often invest into their loved ones’ work, and the results are narratives summoned and recounted over a sonic terrain, equally haunting and surreal. Bob Lugowe Catchy, well-written song with a great indie vibe and a fun music video to accompany the track. I think that’s enough. He appeared in more than forty feature films as well as directing many television shows including The Wild Wild West (1967), Tarzan (1966), and Daniel Boone (1966). Football madness (both figurative and literal) is overtaking the globe as 2021 kicks off. Directed and edited by Alexander Maxim Seltzer, and produced by Nada Termerinski and AMS Films, the video for Two Times A Charm — which appears on singer-songwriter and Hoan frontman Nicol’s solo album All For Nada — serves as a lushly fevered, retro-drenched dream into the prickly and uncomfortable deception of understanding. Nine original songs written by the exquisitely gifted guitarist and composer John Tavano (music) and myself (lyrics), featuring the beautiful voice of Ann Harter. I’m hoping to do that more, even if I don’t always know how. The idea of a musician “going solo” evokes a familiar set of assumptions: the band must have broken up; the band must have been stifling the artist’s creativity to the point where they had to break free. And I Wonder - … Montreal, QC-based alt-rock singer-songwriter, and Hoan frontman, Alex Nicol has released a new album, All For Nada, along with a single, “Two Times A Charm”, via Anniversary and Michel Records. To read the latest issue of Cult MTL, click here. Directed and edited by Alexander Maxim Seltzer, and produced by Nada Termerinski and AMS Films, the video for Two Times A Charm — which appears on singer-songwriter and Hoan […] “Trust is about whatever meaning the listener finds in it,” says Nicol. There's got to be a better way! Acted in Red Ball Express, The House Across the Lake, and The Lone Hand LinkedIn. In my own work I wanna be so ignorant of what my own ego is saying that we can objectify the work that Nada and I did together and give her equal appreciation. Alex Nicol, Category: Artist, Albums: All for Nada, Singles: And I Wonder, Top Tracks: Two Times a Charm, Trust, And I Wonder, Bridge Back to Me, Mirage, Biography: Alex Nicol is a song-writer from Montreal, Canada. Now Hear This: Various Artists | Cuba — Music and Revolution: Culture Clash... Now Hear This: Black Country, New Road | For The First Time, Now Hear This: The Bad Day Blues Band | Table By The Wall. Nicola Sturgeon has insisted her government is not "obstructing" Holyrood's Alex Salmond inquiry and has offered to face MSPs "any time". And I Wonder 3. Alex Nicol “And I Wonder” For more about Alex Nicol, click here.. See more coverage of the Montreal music scene here.. To read the latest issue of Cult MTL, click here. Recent Submissions. He was great fun and lovely to work with." The game goes on this year, but no parties. Alex Nicol, who moved to Montreal from Ottawa 11 years ago, played in a succession of bands (among them Kurvi Tasch, and She Divides with Tess Roby) and worked at the underground music venue Poisson Noir. She co-founded Cult MTL in 2012 following 12 years at Montreal’s long-running, now defunct alt weekly the Mirror, where she worked in editorial as copy editor and music editor. He was 85. Character actor Alex Nicol who directed several films and played in spaghetti Westerns and science-fiction television shows, died July 29 Sunday in Montecito near Santa Barbara. White men like me who don’t have much to gripe about almost have it as our duty to engage in the realness of life in a deeper way than sexual attraction. Check your inbox or spam folder to confirm your subscription. Mirage 8. “Warm, yet full of vigor,” Nicol adds, “it’s a statement of intent from two creative individuals intent on trivializing the status quo.”. But I’ve written lyrics that Nada agrees represent ideals that she supports. The lead is Alex Nicol playing Joe Daylight, I was never a really big fan of his as an actor and he isn't to bad here. Enigmatic single comes from Montreal singer-songwriter's All For Nada album. Montreal rebrands, Austin FC ramps up & more big moves in soccer world, What’s wrong with the REM? RIGHT??? The Montreal folk rock artist explains why his chosen genre has a spotty history when it comes to this project’s mandate. “There’s a reason why the album is called All for Nada,” Nicol explains. Music by Kenny Baker’s Dozen. Reminded me a bit of Kurt Vile or Ariel Pink. Tavano/Nicol/Harter. Watch the video for “And I Wonder,” the debut single by Alex Nicol, here. He was 85. She doesn’t play an instrument and she’s not engineering anything. Operating as a unit, Nicol and Temerinski toy with the notions of the stereotypical ‘female muse’ and how ‘she’ is often credited as the primary, if sometimes elusive, source of male creativity. “Instead, we probed into the incandescent spaces where true collaborations — whether creative or romantic — live,” Nicol offers. Subscribe to Tinnitist via email & save your fingers. She’s saying, ‘This is what I think.’ She’s invested in making great art that she likes. 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About Cult MTL “We know that we don’t control the flow of our ideas, and that they are, by nature, difficult to understand,” Nicol expands. “This isn’t about me and how sexy chicks are and how everybody thinks that chicks are sexy. Escape will cancel and close the window. Alex Nicol gets boxed in by his own creation in the unsettling video for his new single Two Times A Charm — showcasing today on Tinnitist. He also played many roles on Broadway. This wouldn’t be happening if it wasn’t for her. The show will also feature Nicol’s sister Marielle (keys and vocals) and Ryan White (drums). Nicol’s music is the result of their artistic alliance, even though she’s not a musician or songwriter. Join Facebook to connect with Alex Nicol and others you may know. Seriously, you can […]. Trust ... Alex Nicol Albums. Nicol appeared in many Westerns including The Man from Laramie (1955). Montreal’s Alex Nicol dropped a new music video on Tuesday for his song “Trust”, off of his debut solo record. Nicol appeared in many Westerns including The Man from Laramie (1955). Mr. Nicol… In Dec. 2018, he made his own record with Howard Bilerman at Hotel2Tango instead of a record with the band. The Screaming Skull marked Nicol's directorial debut; he decided to try it because he felt that he was not acting in the roles which he wanted. Over the past five years, Alex has played with several different groups, most notably as the singer of Hoan, a group that achieved critical success with the release of their debut EP “Modern Phase”, out on Fantome Records. The emotional support that women provided these artists is often ignored. His band Hoan is still working on a record together, albeit at a slow pace. Alexander Livingston Nicol Jr. (January 20, 1916 — July 29, 2001) was an American actor and film director. Tasjan! There needs to be an element of depth. Alex Nicol gets boxed in by his own creation in the unsettling video for his new single Two Times A Charm — showcasing today on Tinnitist. Family Lines 6. Sign In Alex Nicol Top Songs. Bandcamp Soundcloud Facebook Youtube Spotify Instagram Website I Site Web Facebook (2) Instagram (2) Twitter Apple Music Tidal Google Play Music Youtube (2) Home Articles “The origin of this project is our ability to be inspired by each other and to see through the ideas that we have together.”. See All ... Alex Nicol Trust Alex Nicol Mirage Alex Nicol Albums. Additionally, to vote for your favourite Montreal people and things in the Best of MTL readers poll, click here. All rights reserved. For more, go to Alex Nicol’s Bandcamp page. It is shot at Bray Studios, … All for Nada 2020 Singles & EPs. “And sometimes, even if we like to think we have ‘overcome’ feelings, thoughts or behaviours from the past, we are actually deceived by a false sense of self-awareness. Why aren’t you doing that?’ And I’d say, ‘I don’t know, it’s not what I’m into.’, “And she’d say, ‘You should do that,’ and I’d say, ‘No,’ and that went on for years.”. It was pacing that drove him to “go solo” in the first place. “Trust”, directed by Paz Ramirez, comes off of the former Hoan frontman’s debut solo album, All For Nada, which came out in mid-March. Lorraine Carpenter was born in Montreal and studied communications and journalism at Concordia. The Screaming Skull is a 1958 independently made American black-and-white horror film, produced by John Kneubuhl and directed by Alex Nicol, that stars John Hudson, Peggy Webber, Russ Conway, Tony Johnson, and Nicol. Tasjan! Jorge Mistral plays a Mexican by the name of Traveller who opposes Daylight constantly, then we have Dick Bentley as the elderly Doc who just wants … All for Nada 2020 Singles & EPs. Levitate 5. Sonically, he fell in with the tendencies of the indie scene at the time, towards math rock, jangly guitars and electronic experimentation. Plus, your entire music library on all your devices. 273 likes. This project is my attempt to articulate that feeling; the notion that no songwriter stands alone on a cliff and looks out and is sad about some woman on some cloud somewhere. Chris Plante (formerly of The Brew) makes a major contribution on melodica and keyboards, as well as engineering and production. Bridge Back To Me 4. “Just like the construction of the Olympic Stadium, Montrealers can do little but watch billions in public money wasted on a glamour project of dubious necessity.”. Twitter Alex Nicol Location Montreal. Trust 7. © 2021 Tinnitist. Alex Nicole Music. Spinning webs on the dark side of pop. For more coverage of the Montreal music scene, visit the Music section. Now Hear This: Aaron Lee Tasjan | Tasjan! Darryl Sterdan = Tinnitist.