Welcome to my website!

This is the official website of Paul Nielsen - Nashville-based singer and songwriter, guitarist and recording artist. I invite you to browse and get acquainted with my music, my history, my influences, and everything going on in my musical world. Many thanks for visiting my site, and I hope to hear from you soon.

All the best,


"Nashville Unleashed" Makes Television Debut on September 29th 

"Nashville Unleashed" is a ground-breaking performing songwriter series featuring a rotating cast of stellar singer/songwriters performing in an intimate setting, accompanied by the show's hosts, Jack and Diane, with a "house band" of special guests.  Paul Nielsen is honored to be a part of the cast!  Check your local listings for broadcast stations and air times.

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Previous events


WZYZ Bar at Aloft Nashville Hotel, West End, 1719 West End Avenue (corner West End and 18th), Nashville, TN

"Tunesmithing" will spotlight five songwriting acts. Attendees will enjoy original songs by country/folk singer-songwriter-poet Ted Jones, folk/gospel songwriter Jay Hoppus, Americana and alternative pop from Lisa Hannah & Paul Nielsen, country/Americana singer-songwriter Debbie Pascarella, and country singer-songwriter Andrew Salgado. Admission is free. Food and beverages will be available for purchase. Publicist Chuck Whiting will emcee the show. "Tunesmithing" songwriters showcase is sponsored by Whiting Publicity & Promotions, Music City Arts Update, and Shine Time Records and Books. The monthly show was founded in 2003 to spotlight emerging, professional and hit songwriters. The event offers mentoring, career growth and networking opportunities for tunesmiths at all levels. For more information about "Tunesmithing", call (615) 423-9857, write Info@Tunesmithing.com, or visit http://www.Tunesmithing.com.