Nick Castles, Hawkes bay based musician/composer. Nick carries a classic rock and roll guitar style with solid rhythm and great lead skills. Nick has plenty of performance experience playing in the band Welcome Aboard. Aswell as working along side Finn Roberts in a duo. Nick is a very tone concious player with an energetic stage presence. He is heavily influenced by classic rock bands like Guns n Roses, AC/DC, Led Zeppelin and Pearl Jam. His favourite guitarists are Slash, David Gilmour and Stone Gossard. His vision for the future is to be able to sustain a liveable income from music in a band or as a session musician.