“I always related to the blues,” Nichols concludes. “I grew up in abject poverty. I experienced racism. And when I would sit down with a blues record, I could hear that in the songs. Now I want to be that person that I never got to see on stage.”
You may have seen him open for Robert Randolph & The Family band in February, and now, fresh off a tour with the Drive-By Truckers, you can support local Milwaukee music in a unique way by checking out Buffalo Nichols in a very special three-night series at The Back Room!