Country of origin:
Type of music generally:
Only release as Merrill Nisker, fancypants hoodlum (1995). Apparently is now recording as Peaches
Wikipedia's entry on Merrill Nisker/Peaches
A more artsy, less melodic Sara Craig
Mostly own, some cowriting, some covers
Merrill Nisker is a female vocalist based in or around Toronto. The vocals are strong and diverse with high clear melodic parts, some hard rock parts, and a bit of screaming. She has a fairly wide range—in both pitch and tone quality.
Recommended first album:
fancypants hoodlum is her sole release under this name
fancypants hoodlum (19950
Out of print
Recommended for fans of experimental rock
Jim English, John Gzowski, Merrill Nisker
See general comments above.
DISCLAIMER: Comments and reviews in the Ectophiles' Guide are excerpted from the ecto mailing list or volunteered by members of the list. They are the opinions of music enthusiasts, not professional music critics.
|Entry last updated 2012-05-18 22:15:56.
Please request permission if you wish to
reproduce any of the comments in the
Ectophiles' Guide in any context.
The Ectophiles' Guide to Good Music is copyright © 1996-2004 by the editors.
Individual comments are copyright © by their authors.
Web site design and programming copyright © 1998-2004 usrbin design + programming.
All rights reserved.