August 9, 2009
The Nick Cardilino Band played at The Fest in Cleveland to a great crowd! Check out videos.
A new video interview of Nick for the UD website with footage from NCYC 2007
Nick's "Discover the Way" video goes up on Spiritandsong.com's "The Commons."
April 26, 2009
The Nick Cardilino Band performed at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in Cleveland as one of five finalists in "Real Music", a competition to determine which band will get to play the main stage at "The Fest" in Cleveland on August 9, 2009. Jars of Clay will be the featured performer at The Fest, which is an outdoor music festival with a crowd of nearly 30,000 expected. Visit TheFest.us for more information. Congratulations to the band Like Jonathan who were the deserving winners of the competition! Check out the article on the Real Music Competition in the Catholic Universe Bulletin. And check out videos here.
December 3-6, 2008
At the National Conference of Catholic Youth Ministers in Cleveland, Nick plays at the Catholicteria. Tom Booth backs him up on keyboard on "Discover the Way." In the middle of the song, Steve Angrisano comes in and Nick invites him on stage to join in the song, which he does for a great impromptu jam session!
August 21, 2008
spiritandsong.com flies Nick to Phoenix, AZ to record a video on "Discover the Way" for The Commons, a web show introducing new songs published by spiritandsong/OCP. The video will premiere on the web in June 2009.
May 6, 2008
"Which One?" has been chosen by the committee at Rockin' Romans to appear on the Best of New Catholic Music 2008 compilation CD, to be released this summer!
May 2, 2008
"Do Whatever He Tells You" is voted the #6 Top Mary Song at TopCatholicSongs.com
April 5-6, 2008
Nick gets to open for Jesse Manibusan at two of his "revival events" in Dayton. Check it out:
January 11, 2008
Article in Catholic Telegraph on Nick.
January 3, 2008
"Discover the Way" is voted the #4 song of 2007 at TopCatholicSongs.com.
December 5, 2007
The rock version of "Discover the Way" goes to #1 on Soundclick's Christian rock chart and the ballad version goes to #1 on Soumdclick's Christian pop chart.
November 8-10, 2007
Nick sings the theme song "Discover the Way" at the National Catholic Youth Conference in Columbus, OH in front of 20,000 people at Nationwide Arena. The song is played and sung 7 other times throughout the conference. The band led by Tom Booth included Joe Hand, Paul Melley, and Ed Bolduc. Choir was led by KAte Cuddy.
November 6, 2007
Discover the Way CDs arrive and are ready to be sold!
November 4, 2007
Nick is interviewed on the Grapevine On-Line Newsminute podcast. Check it out at episode_64_Nov_4_2007_GrapeVine_News_Minute.mp3 or search at www.gvonline.net
December 3, 2006
Nick and David and David's wife Teresa premiere the song “Discover the Way” at the National Conference of Catholic Youth Ministers in Las Vegas. Playing with them was the house band led by Kate Cuddy and featuring Bobby Fisher and Gary Daigle. What an awesome experience!!!!
October 1, 2006
Nick's and David Smith's song “Discover the Way” is chosen as the theme song for the 2007 National Catholic Youth Conference!
February 23-26, 2006
Nick and co-writer Martin Buchanan win the 2006 song write-off competition with a song they wrote that weekend called "Takin' Time." Although Nick didn't win the "Survivor" contest nor the "Tunesmith Song of the Year" contest, his friends did! Eddie Heinzelman won "Survivor" and the song "Gold Front Tooth" written by Eddie, Eric Measel, David E. Blowers, and Marc-Alan Barnette won the 2005 "Song of the Year!"
January 2, 2006
Nick is named one of 15 "Tunesmith Survivors" and will compete in February at the Seminar.
December 5, 2005
"Hearing Voices" is named one of the top songs from the Songwriters Workshop at Southbrook, and will appear on the upcoming compilation CD!
December 4, 2005
Nick turns 40!
October 5, 2005
More gets a very favorable review from indie-music.com. Check it out!
September 25, 2005
The Not-Ready-for-Noon-Mass Players are a major hit at the Holy Angels parish festival. Nick joined Tom Townsend, Mary Russell, Tami Whalen, Chris Robinson and Pat M. for a rip-roaring ride through all the hits from the 60's to today!
August 5, 2005
Joy Davis' CD release party. Nick sings "Hearing Voices" at Joy's outstanding concert, which also featured Keith May, and Zenergy.
July 16, 2005
CD release party at Night Sky Coffeehouse in Troy is a blast!!! Emily Strand, Stefanie Welches, and The Common Taters help Nick and the band have a great night of fun music!
July 12, 2005
More is finished, picked up and ready to go on sale! Finally!!!
June 23, 2005
Nick and Anne Marie celebrate 15 years of wedded bliss! Nick writes her a song called "Lucky Boy."
May 18, 2005
Nick travels with Stefanie and Vaughn Welches and Jacque Morgan to record "Hearing Voices" in Nashville. Produced by Charlie Craig (who made Alan Jackson who he is today!)
February 25-27, 2005
Nick co-writes "Hearing Voices" with Joy Davis, Jacque Morgan, Stefanie and Vaughn Welches, which wins first place in the contest. The prize is a Nashville demo of the song!