Nathan Miller is a lap slide guitar player many miles and many years removed from the old traditions of what slide guitar music is and he is making an effort to question what the slide guitar can be. Miller evokes the traditional sounds of the past , with effortless technical prowess, and propels the slide guitar into the future. While typical lap slide guitar playing is reserved for the background, an accompanying instrument to a songs melody, Nathan smashes the mold and bring lap slide guitar to the forefront. Weaving brutally heavy chords around infectious single string melodies, Nathan Miller’s music can be enjoyed by all ages. He sits down so you can stand up!
Hailing from Rochester, Minnesota Nathan has made Minneapolis his home. In a short time his slide guitar playing has received attention and notoriety in the Twin Cities and has caught the ears of many of the cities elite national talents. He has lent his lap slide guitar to recording sessions with Hip Hop producer Ant (Atmosphere and Brother Ali), and R&B stalwarts Mint Condition to name a few. He has shared stages with Buddy Guy, Johnny Winter, Rusted Root, Trampled by Turtles, Eyedea, Mint Condition, Indigenous, Canned Heat, Eric Gales, The Infamous String Dusters, 4ontheFloor, Roster McCabe, WookieFoot, and many others.
With new music, projects, and collaborations in the works, Nathan Miller will continue to push the limits. Slide on!