For Philadelphia-based artist, Nicole Zell, pursuing a career in music was natural. Born into a musical family, Nicole grew up singing, songwriting, and playing instruments from an early age. With a career extending over a decade, Nicole has established herself as a successful solo artist, former guitarist for alternative rock band, American Wolves, and current lead singer for alternative pop band, THRILLCHASER. Performing thousands of shows to date, Nicole has taken the stage at renown venues throughout the country such as World Cafe Live (Philadelphia, PA), The Fillmore (Philadelphia, PA), The Queen (Wilmington, DE), The Ladybug Festival (Wilmington, DE), The Bitter End (New York City, NY), Bluebird Cafe (Nashville, TN), and more. Nicole's songwriting achievements are just as impressive as her extensive track record as a live performer. Over the years, Nicole has honed her craft by writing hundreds of songs, co-writing and collaborating globally, and working in numerous genres spanning from pop, indie, alt rock, country, folk, soul, funk, spoken word, to rap. In 2014, Nicole released EP, Take Heart, followed by 2016 single, "Heart Open Wide", which premiered on Fuse TV. Zell also has experience in radio; she has been the host of local music radio show, SoundStage, on WCHE 1520 since 2013. Nicole's former band, American Wolves, made their debut on the alternative rock scene in 2016, premiering their single "Part of Me" on Billboard - which has now reached over a million plays on Spotify. American Wolves went on to tour with Escape the Fate and were featured on numerous press outlets such as Billboard, Alternative Press, MySpace, iHeart Radio's Dunkin' Donuts Iced Coffee Lounge, MLB, and more. Nicole's current band, THRILLCHASER, released their debut album in early 2018 followed by a single in mid 2018, and is currently in the studio recording another full length album.
When Nicole isn't laying her heart down on the stage she can be found pouring her soul out on paper in the studio. A dynamic singer, authentic songwriter, and strong performer - Nicole Zell is a naturally-gifted and multi-talented rarity in the modern music world.