NILS

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A popular contemporary jazz guitarist, Nils Jiptner, aka Nils, is a successful solo artist, session player, and instructor, with a groove-based sound influenced by his love of funk and fusion. A native of Munich, Nils first started playing guitar in his teens, inspired by bands like Led Zeppelin and Deep Purple. Later, he discovered funk, jazz, and fusion and began expanding his skills as he investigated the music of Robben Ford, Larry Carlton, and Chic's Nile Rodgers. In the mid-'80s he relocated to Los Angeles, where studied composition, arranging, and film scoring. He also found session work, playing with artists like guitarist George Benson, trumpeter Rick Braun, and the Temptations. As a solo artist, he debuted in 1998 with Blue Planet, which featured guest appearances by Benson, Nathan East, Chante Moore, and others. However, it was his next album, 2005's Pacific Coast Highway, which broke his career wide-open. The title read more...
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NILS Blue Planet album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Blue Planet
Pop/Art Song/Folk 1998
NILS Pacific Coast Highway album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Pacific Coast Highway
Pop/Art Song/Folk 2005
NILS Ready to Play album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Ready to Play
Pop/Art Song/Folk 2007
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Up Close & Personal
Pop/Art Song/Folk 2009
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What the Funk
Pop/Art Song/Folk 2010
NILS City Groove album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
City Groove
RnB 2012
NILS Alley Cat album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Alley Cat
Pop/Art Song/Folk 2015
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Play
Pop/Art Song/Folk 2018
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Christmas Everyday
Pop/Art Song/Folk 2018
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Caught In The Groove
RnB 2020

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The Best Of Nils
Pop/Art Song/Folk 2014

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