Press Coverage and News Features

First Look: A Video Evolution of Nick Eng

"Nick Eng is an artist with as much experience as he has talent. Originally from Reno, Nevada, Nick’s music now spans the world with it’s original style and creative flare."

Ryan Martin, Jammerzine, October 09, 2021

Nick Eng – Artown Interview

"WE ARE ALREADY 2-WEEKS INTO THIS INCREDIBLE EVENT! It's Day 14... Host Oliver X has two AMAZING, INSPIRING guests on the show: Nellie Davis & Nick Eng!"

 

-Artown, July 14, 2021

Dating From a Social Distance

"Nick Eng, 23, a Reno musician and singer-songwriter, said things were going well for him in the Before Times."

 

-Frank X. Mullen, Reno News and Review, August 07, 2020 

Nick Eng – Long Hair Don’t Care

"Here is your Double Dose of WLP for this week – good buddy Nick Eng! This young troubadour has put a lot of miles under his shoes and guitar since the last time he was on the podcast."

 

-The Worst Little Podcast, August 03, 2020

2020 Twirlie Award Winners

"Here is the complete list of 2020 Twirlie Award winners, presented live on Twirl Radio, Saturday, February 1, 2020, in Sacramento, California, at Access Sacramento’s KUBU 96.5 FM."

 

-Twirl Radio, February 01, 2020

Poprock Records' 25 Must-have LPs for 2019

"This year’s best-of round up of LPs from 2019 is definitive proof that everything old can be new again!"

 

-Dennis Pilon, Poprock Records, January 15, 2020

Power Pop Station: Top 60 Albums, Top 10 EPs, & Top 5 7" Singles of 2019

"Top 60 Albums, Top 10 EPs, & Top 5 7" Singles of 2019."

 

-Power Pop Station, January 05, 2020

The Absolute Powerpop Best of 2019: Albums #1-50.

"The polar opposite of Eric Barao when it comes to time between releases, Nick Eng is back with his second album in a little over a year."

-Absolute Powerpop, January 01, 2020

Not Just A Solo Man: Nick Eng and Friends at the Silver Baron Lounge

"Self-proclaimed 'friendly neighborhood mod' Nick Eng, 22, jammed out at the Silver Baron Lounge with the Run Up, a local band featuring Aaron and Daniel Sion, and Steven Martin."

 

-Crystal Lugo, Insight Magazine, November 05, 2019 

Nick Eng - Tahoe Weekly

"Independent recording artist Nick Eng is a singer/songwriter with a contemporary take on shimmery jangle pop."

 

-Tahoe Weekly, September 11, 2019

Summer Album Reviews from Power Pop Plus

"Eng seems to be able to churn out this stuff like nobody’s business and I say good on him—retro isn’t a bad thing, especially when it’s done as well as this."

 

-John Borack, Goldmine Magazine, August 07, 2019

Nick Eng Faces Sentimental Frustration with Sublime Songs

"Although in his first work of 2018, Nick Eng delved into love with joy and passion, in this second album entitled Long Shot released this 2019 by You are The Cosmos, their songs are more introspective, they even tend to pessimism or anger as a result of some personal experience not exactly satisfactory."

 

-Alex Martí Puig, Magic Pop Magazine, July 13, 2019

Album Review: Nick Eng - Long Shot (2019)

"Nick Eng keeps in line of his debut with a bright seventies power-pop, provided with a neat and elaborate production."

 

- Juanjo Mestre, Exile Magazine, April 17, 2019 

Power Pop Plus: New CD Reviews for Spring

"On this self-titled effort [Eng] does it all by his lonesome, playing and singing ten simple, sweet and snappy little tunes that never fail to stick in the ‘ol noggin."

 

-John Borack, Goldmine Magazine, April 11, 2019

Long Look

"Nick Eng, known locally for his upbeat, poppy and cheerful love songs, is writing from a different perspective for his sophomore album, Long Shot." 

 

-Andrea Heerdt, Reno News & Review, April 04, 2019

College Dating Games Inspire Nick Eng’s New Pop-rock Album, ‘Long Shot’

"Brimming with jangly pop rockers (some that, yes, have that mid-’60s Fab Four vibe), it offers a more mature, introspective and — often — exasperated take on the trials and troubles of winning over the heart and mind of a prospective (and typically fickle) romantic partner than Eng’s previous songs that have garnered local radio play and fan streaming, such as, 'The One for You Is Me' and 'Reminiscing.'"

 

-Mike Sion, Reno Arts News, March 25, 2019