Composer / Writer / Musician

  • Listen to the I’s Twinkle Album

    May 30, 13 • Music, News1 Comment
    Listen to the I’s Twinkle Album

    Happy to announce the release of the I’s Twinkle Album! By Nate Weida :::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::: NATE WEIDA, banjo & voice JOHN BENNETT, mandolin & voice EMIL McGLOIN, guitar & voice SARAH GOLDFEATHER, violin & voice ADAM MILLER, percussion :::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::: ISAAC KLEIN, AARON PHILLIPS, BEN KATZ, RAVI ROTH, TREVOR STRADER, MICHAEL COVERT, MICHAEL PIAZZA, SETH CLAYTON, CARL ...

  • Prospect Park Shoot

    Nov 25, 12 • News, Videos / PhotosNo Comments
    Prospect Park Shoot

    Ben Holbrook and Brandon Phillips spent a day in Prospect Park filming some songs from I’s Twinkle for upcoming fundraisers. Freakish Thing * Fear This Falling – music by Nate Weida / Lyrics by Nate Weida and Patrick Link * Featuring – Arielle Siegel, Michael Piazza, Emil McGloin, Meagan Kensil, John Bennett, Alicen Hubert, Aaron ...

  • BYUIOO at Judson – Nov. 7th, 8th, & 10th

    Nov 6, 12 • NewsNo Comments
    BYUIOO at Judson – Nov. 7th, 8th, & 10th

    BYUIOO at Judson Church – November 7th (8pm), November 8th (8pm), and November 10th (9pm and 11pm) FREE by Nate Weida Choreographer: Jonathan Royse Windham Associate Director: Harry Poster Lighting: Zachary Mosely Directed by Isaac Klein Starring: John Bennett, Dave Thomas Brown, Michael Covert, Matthew Coyle, Dia Dearstyne, Chris French, Jessica Frey, Danielle Gaines, Ravi ...

  • Great Dog Almighty /// October 5th @ 9PM

    Oct 3, 12 • NewsNo Comments
    Great Dog Almighty /// October 5th @ 9PM

    Great Dog Almighty at Pete’s Candy Store! Friday, October 5th at 9pm They’re back, at last, the whole crew! John, Emil, Sarah, and Nate. Playing several new songs...

  • Holbrook Sessions – I’s Twinkle

    Sep 13, 12 • Videos / PhotosNo Comments
    Holbrook Sessions – I’s Twinkle

    The Holbrook Sessions are the first videos from a collaboration with Ben Holbrook documenting work on I’s Twinkle. Starring – Arielle Siegel, Emil McGloin, John Bennett, Trevor Strader, Alicen Hubert, and Nate Weida Freakish Thing – from Purgatory / I’s Twinkle Shoot Me Down – from Purgatory / I’s Twinkle Leaving Home – from Hell ...

  • Solo Show at Pete’s Candy Store – August 25th, 10PM

    Aug 18, 12 • NewsNo Comments
    Solo Show at Pete’s Candy Store – August 25th, 10PM

    Due to strange and inexplicable circumstances, the Great Dog Almighty gig scheduled for August 25th at Pete’s Candy Store has morphed into an action packed solo show crammed with the banjo and vocal stylings of one, Nate Weida. Expect the unexpected. Surprise guests. Hear new songs and Great Dog Almighty tunes as you’ve NEVER heard ...

  • Great Dog Almighty’s First Brooklyn Show (this year)!

    Jul 15, 12 • NewsNo Comments
    Great Dog Almighty’s First Brooklyn Show (this year)!

    Nate Weida joins the rest of Great Dog Almighty for 2 sets in Brooklyn. Garden Grooves – 6pm – 8pm Bridge Plaza Community Garden (on the corner of Concord and Bridge Streeets) Take the F train to York St. Free Admission  ...

  • I’s Twinkle

    Jun 10, 12 • ProjectsNo Comments
    I’s Twinkle

    I’s Twinkle I’s Twinkle is an epic poem modeled after Dante’s Divine Comedy in its three parts, telling the story of a young man growing up in Reconstruction Era America—an artist figure who travels from the South northward. The style of the work gradually progresses from an epic poem to a play to a folk ...

  • Great Dog Almighty

    Jun 9, 12 • ProjectsNo Comments
    Great Dog Almighty

    Great Dog Almighty A small squadron of southern charm, Great Dog Almighty is a bluegrass collective that fuses together a love for history, poetry, and banjo. Featuring the talents of John Bennett, Nate Weida, and Emil McGloin, these Appalachian-inspired tunes strike a unique, soothing blend of backwood entertainment. Great Dog Almighty was first featured in ...

  • The New Hopeville Comics (2001, 2002, 2009)

    Jun 9, 12 • ProjectsNo Comments
    The New Hopeville Comics (2001, 2002, 2009)

    The New Hopeville Comics is a rock opera about a comic book town struggling to survive after the death of their superhero ‘Perfect Man’. Developed in Greensboro NC and performed in the New York International Fringe Festival in 2002 and in New York again in 2009 at the Chernuchin Theatre. ***** 2009 Cast of The ...