Nick Evans - Choppersaurus
Nick is a Guitarist/Programmer/Performer/Songwriter and DJ, and played guitar for The X Factor 2011 live shows.
Nick has worked and played with a wealth of musicians over the years that include Xenomania, Marina & The Diamonds, Mason, Bobina, Polly Scattergood, Steve Evans (Siouxsie Sioux, Robert Plant), Tom Dalgety (The Mission, The Proclaimers), Jake Shillingford (My Life Story) and film composer Mark Thomas. During this time he was also lead guitarist in The Girls, who were signed to Wall of Sound.
More recently, Nick has started a songwriting/production company called Chøppersaurus. They write music for television, adverts & major label artists. So far they have co-written highly acclaimed singles for Mason (You Are Not Alone) & DJ Bobina (Angel Of The North), which was a top 5 hit in Russia with over 70,000 radio plays. They also regularly contribute library music to Sky television.
Nick is also part of a Bath based industrial goth band/production duo called Motorcade, with Tom Dalgety. They constantly write, produce and record our own material. The band have been working on our debut album between The Cave & Rockfield Studios, Monmouth.
In addition Nick is one half of a DJ duo called "This Is Stereo". We are regulars on the London club scene (Pacha, Ministry of Sound, Scala) and successfully arranged a one-week tour in Ibiza, which culminated in a healdine slot at Eden, one of the islands most reputable super clubs.
Nick moved back to Brighton in 2012 – and now splits his time with writing and working as a songwriting assessor at BIMM.
Songwriting Credits -
Mason - You Are Not Alone
Bobina - Angel Of The North
Kevlar - Feelings Are Weapons (That Can Kill)
Corderoy – No Bounds
Other Sucess Stories
- ALUMNI MUSIC VIDEOS
- 3 BIMM Graduates Playing Alongside The Rolling Stones!
- Alex Bay in Music Week!
- Tom Odell - Wins BRIT Critics Choice Award 2013
- James Meadows - Universal
- Lucinda Bristow - Vocal Coach
- Chloe Du Pre - Nicole Scherzinger/ Cee Lo Green
- Alice Shaw - Carley Rae Jepson, Darren Hayes
- Frankie Young - Unsung Lilly
- Jonny Coote - Speech Debelle/ Moya
- Will and the People
- Charlie Tadman - Calvin Harris
- Kevin Murphy - Debut Album
- Ed Cox - Mike Stock
- Benjamin Morgan - Ladyhawke
- Clement Marfo and The Frontline
- Alan Bonner
- Alice Amelia
- Adam Pitts - Lawson
- The Kooks
- Luke Sital-Singh
- Maschine - Signed to Inside Out!
- Alexia Chellun
- Wild Honey - The Wedding Video
- Beth Rowley
- Ed Prosek
- Jason King - The Gypsy Queens (London Records)
- Ben Thompson-Two Door Cinema Club
- Megan Goodwin - Metropolis/ Amy Winehouse
- Martin Deering
- BITTER RUIN
- Adam 'Nolly' Getgood
- Iain Game - Festivals For All
- Larrissa Eddie
- Ryan Bradley - Wazak Music Productions
- The Other Tribe
- Ryan O'Shaughnessy-BGT Finalist
- BIMM Students at Abbey Road Studios
- Shannon Saunders - Disney
- Sam Kelly - BGT Finalist
- Kelly Barnes - Beverly Knight/ The Noisettes
- Victoria Smith - Richie Ramone
- Ross Gautreau - A&R Polydor
- James Stewart - Vader
- Tim Simmans - Ifield Community Youth Service
- Chris Boot - Florrie
- Rob Shaw - Jennifer Hudson/ Nelly Furtado
- Morning Parade
- Rachael Wood
- Paul Lennox
- The Xcerts
- Kate Walsh
- Sweet Sweet Lies
- Jenn Haneef
- Natasha Bent
- Becki Willard
- Jordan Whitmore
- Chris Dean