Passion Pursued

  Nicole Blue Doria is a vocalist, guitarist, and singer/songwriter based in Northern California. She is fulfilling her lifelong passion to sing, perform, and create from the heart. Nicole’s alternative style blends elements of rock, blues, and folk.  She has a soulful, expressive voice with a wide vocal range and a unique rhythmic guitar style.

   Nicole was born and raised near Buffalo, NY.  From a young age she led a free-spirited lifestyle; living and traveling around many places in the North and South West; creating melodies and poetry all along the way.  As a young woman she finally settled in San Jose, CA and pursued her Bachelor’s of Music in classical voice, also studying and performing classical guitar.  After moving to Sonoma County, starting a family and teaching music, she decided to continue her journey to express herself in song writing and performance.  Her raw style is influenced by her love for many artists including Tori Amos, Ani DiFranco, Janis Joplin, and Led Zeppelin.  She is the mother of two wild, wonderful little boys, and she makes her living by performing around the San Francisco Bay Area.