Nick Cope has been writing and recording his beautiful and totally unique songs for children and their families for over 10 years, he performs with his guitar and animations to sell-out crowds all over the country. He has an incredible fan base from all over the UK which has just grown immeasurably over the last year due to the phenomenal success of his CBeebies show Nick Cope’s Popcast, now into its third series.
Nick sings his uniquely crafted songs while playing his guitar accompanied by a backdrop of Nick’s beautifully animated projections.
Nick has a way of reaching into people’s hearts with songs of the everyday, igniting children’s imagination in an organic, unpatronizing, educational and fun way.
The show appeals to children and adults alike. If you haven’t heard his songs or seen his shows before, come along and find out what you’ve been missing.
“.. In the pantheon of British songwriters he’s become the Ray Davies for the pre-teen generation…If you’re going to trust your child’s musical education to anyone, make it Nick Cope.” Steve Lamacq BBC Radio 6 Music
"Nick Cope is the indie-surrealist kids' entertainer Robyn Hitchcock and Syd Barrett, foolishly distracted by cult status, never were.' Stewart Lee
‘Charming musical fun for children and parents alike from a musician with real song writing pedigree.‘ ★★★★★ Radio Times
“Funny, profound, educational, our children have talked about everything from gravity to grieving thanks to Nick Cope’s songs. Our family’s favourite singer /songwriter”Lucy Porter
“Nick is a natural entertainer, clearly loves performing for children …. a brilliant show” ★★★★★Edinburgh Reporter
“Spending one hour in the company of Nick Cope and his original songs is an hour well spent. Even the shyest of kids will warm to his unpretentious style. …..” ★★★★ Fest Magazine Edinburgh
“It completely avoids the forced delirium of some other happy-clappy kids shows – the smiles are genuine on both sides of the stage.” ★★★★ Three Weeks Edinburgh L Clarkson
“Nick Cope is one of the few children’s musicians who I think most parents would be happy listening to on a long car journey.…it’s a welcome change” ★★★★ Caroline Black Fest Magazine Edinburgh