Born in Connecticut, raised on radio and vinyl, educated in Boston, and currently living in Brooklyn, Nicky D’Agostino has become one of the most sought after and drummers and percussionists in the greater NYC area.
He has toured in support of acts such as Dawes, Fitz and the Tantrums, Langhorne Slim, and many others.
His drumming has been featured on the stages of Lollapalooza, The Kennedy Center, Lincoln Center, SXSW, CMJ, NPR’s Prairie Home Companion, NPR’s Mountain Stage, The Newport Folk Festival, Summer Stage, and the website Daytrotter. He has performed live on dozens of radio and TV stations across the country.
His drumming has most recently been featured in a national running commercial for the NFL’s Women’s Apparel clothing line featuring Alyssa Milano (you can watch here).
You can also hear him featured on recordings with April Smith and the Great Picture Show, The Julian Peterson Trio, Sydney Wayser, Austin Bats, Adam Tressler, Ayo Awosika and countless others.
Also feel free to browse this website and dig some songs and videos. Enjoy!
Nicky as a MANCHILD.