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Ida Nilsen is a Canadian indie rock singer-songwriter and musician. She has been a member of the bands Radiogram, The Violet Archers, The Beans, The Gay, and most recently The Buttless Chaps and Great Aunt Ida. Ida has appeared as a guest musician on albums by P:ano, Jerk With a Bomb, and Veda Hille.

She formed her own band, Great Aunt Ida, in 2003. That band released its debut album, Our Fall, in 2005. They released a follow-up, How… read more

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  • I must confess I'm usually sceptical towards female vocalists, but this band is just solid magic you could grasp and, ugh, play around with! :)
  • romance, so soft so warm
  • Every second of Our Fall is just mesmerising. Incredibly, I regret to say that the cover version of the Waterboy's Fishermans Blues, whilst excellent (sounds like how Neil Young would have played it on After The Goldrush) --- is the weakest track! Coming after the indescribable Timing it had no chance. Just a wonderful discovery. God bless Canada.
  • MAN is We Say No ever awesome. I can't even pinpoint a single fantastic feature, since it's so great all around. The driving rhythm of the bass and piano, the toe-tapping drums, the delicate and aching vocals, the funky guitar, the moody horn, the bittersweet lyrics ... I love it all.
  • I love the pureness of this beautiful music...

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