The Nice

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Birth Place: London, England
Years Active: 1967-1970, 2002
Genres: Pop, Rock, Soundtracks

The Nice were an English progressive rock band from the 1960s, known for their blend of rock, jazz and classical music. Their debut album, ''The Thoughts of Emerlist Davjack'' was released in 1967 to immediate acclaim. It is often considered the first progressive rock album. The Nice are also a forerunner of the much more widely known Emerson, Lake & Palmer. The Nice consisted initially of keyboardist Keith Emerson, bassist/vocalist Lee Jackson, drummer Brian Davison, and guitarist David O'List, more commonly known as "Davy". The band took their name from Steve Marriot's slang term for being high. Marriot originally wanted to give the name to a band he was producing, called The Little Pe... Continue Bio >>

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