Nico Morris was born 1947 in Washington, D.C., and raised in Mexico and California. Since early childhood, Nico has been exposed to many musical traditions with their roots in indigenous culture. A student of many forms, teacher of some, and master of none, he’ll try to get out of the way and let the music/spoken word say the rest.
Saturday, June 3, 2017. CALL DOWN THE ANGEL. Music and Poetry featuring Susan T. Mashiyama, Kirk Lumpkin, Ed Coletti, Justin Coletti, Kirk Charles Heydt, Steve Shain, Nico Morris and David Madgalene. Free and open to the public. Occidental Center for the Arts, 3850 Doris Murphy Court, Occidental, CA. 2:00 to 4:00 PM. 707-328-3325.
Call Down the Angel is a journey through the spiritual desert of contemporary America, simultaneously individualistic and evocative of the collective subconscious. Susan T. Mashiyama, Kirk Lumpkin, Ed and Justin Coletti, Steve Shain, Kirk Charles Heydt, Nico Morris and David Madgalene present original songs and poems in this heartfelt love letter to “the black and unknown bards” who created the roots gospel blues music of the Southeastern United States.