Nails Hide Metal plays original, rock music. NHM combines a distinctive effects based guitar sound with driving rhythms, melodies and compelling lyrics. 

Nails Hide Metal is chosen to play Canadian Music Week - 2015  

Nails Hide Metal is excited to have been chosen as one of the bands to play during Canadian Music Week 2015! Canadian Music Week is an international music, comedy and film festival that runs from May1st through May 10th in Toronto Canada. Canadian Music Week is Canada's largest music festival.” - Canadian Music Week

10 Portland Bands You Have To Hear Now 

“10 Portland Bands You Have To Hear Now - Nails Hide Metal is a power trio composed of Russ Quinn, MeLinda Dalton and Jon Carpenter. The band plays original rock music with some atmospheric songs in the mix. NHM blends melody, strong lyrics, driving rhythms and a distinctive effects based guitar sound. Currently they are finishing recording a new release called "Outside City" with Larry Crane at Jackpot! Recording Studio in Portland. NHM has been selected to play at Canadian Music Week in May.” - Diana M., NewsCastic

Fan Comment 

“Awesome sound, very unique. Some of the best music I've listened to in a while!!” - R.R., Fan message
Dalton-Quinn Publishing© 
Nails Hide Metal®  
All songs - MeLinda Dalton & Russ Quinn©

Dalton-Quinn Publishing© Nails Hide Metal®
All songs - MeLinda Dalton & Russ Quinn©


Nails Hide Metal - Music at the View Festival 2018

Music at the View Festival, 21282A Highway 7, Oroville, WA

Music at the View Festival 2018 Music from May 25 – May 27 New location announcement. The Music at the View festival will take place at 21282A Highway 7 in Oroville, WA. Camping is available.

Sunday: 12pm Shoot the Messenger (local) 2pm Nails Hide Metal (Portland, OR) 4pm Bears and Other Carnivores (Seattle, WA) 6pm Smoky Knights (Los Angeles, CA) 8pm Raised on TV (Los Angeles, CA)

Saturday: 12pm Open Mic 1:30pm Randy Battle Bluz Band (local) 3:30pm Dø W∑¬¬ (local) 6pm State of Krisis (Pullman, WA) 8pm Terell Online (Virginia Beach, VA) 10pm Casual Encounter (Baltimore, MD)

Friday: 5pm Opening 6pm Kevin Ecke 8pm Michele D'Amour and the Love Dealers (Kirkland, WA) 10pm CD Woodbury Band (Snohomish, WA)

Nestled in the pristine Okanogan Highlands of Washington, Howell Canyon Estate is the site of Music at The View, an annual art, music and camping festival. The resort/campground is organic and environmentally friendly -- the perfect venue for this eco-conscious event.

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