nick kuepfer

nick kuepfer

 Montréal, Quebec, CAN

Exploratory guitar compositions weaved with live sampled and manipulated tape loops and homemade instruments. Balancing both delicate and vigorous; ambiance and cinematic territories with a focus on subtle changes in static repetition and flourished phrasing.


Nick Kuepfer is a guitar player who weaves nylon string and electric guitar pieces with live sampled tape loops, homemade instruments and drones. His sources range from static repetition and subtlety to frantic and abrasive; always with a tendency for experimentation. He was born and raised in Stratford, Ontario, Canada and is now living in Montreal, Quebec since 2003. He has performed solo for a short time and occasionally plays with guests Eric Craven (hanged up), Kristina Koropecki (Mark Berube), John Corban (SMCQ) and Nick Scribner (Clues). His current activity was preceded by playing in the bands Lungbutter, Aidswolf, LÂ’embuscade etc and presently plays with Hrsta (constellation records) and No Nature. In November of 2010 he released a full-length solo record as part of the first edition of Montreal record label Constellation Record's Musique Fragile series.


Nick Kuepfer - avestruz - Constellation Records
Nick Kuepfer - RR# 7 - Standard Form Records