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Nick Currie (born February 11, 1960 in Paisley, Renfrewshire, Scotland, UK), more popularly known under the artist name Momus (after the Greek god of mockery), is a songwriter, writer, blogger and artist. Most of his songs are self-referential or postmodern.

For more than twenty years he has been releasing, to only marginal commercial and critical success, playful and transgressive albums on labels in the United Kingdom, the United States, and Japan. In his lyrics and his other writing he makes… read more

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  • I'm in love with his lyrics.
  • For the longest time I've been wondering why his singing style was so "faint" on the last couple of albums. I even worried if something bad happened to his voice. Then I found out that a low quality mic is to blame, and that he always has to sing low and restraint so it won't mess around. I hope someone gives him a proper microphone for Christmas or his next birthday, so he can put his cheap headset (or whatever he uses) aside...
  • Nobody writes songs like Momus, honestly. Also Momus deserves more ❤❤❤❤
  • after and before her I apologize if there are blanks in the air kenan beg pardon you, and I express my gratitude for the information I have.
  • As a threshold work (for new listeners), I recommend "The Philosophy of Momus."
  • Our gig review from Stuttgart, Germany:
  • ily momasu ♥
  • NEW FUTURE LIBRARY! - featuring Mr Nicholas Currie and Mr Paul McGarrigle, alongside myself.
  • I'm reading The Importance of Being Earnest for class and it stinks of Momus

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