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

GASC Honor Finalist  

“We recently received recognition for MeLinda’s lyrics in the song 'Matter' off of 'Where Are We Now' (GASC honor lyrics finalist).” - GASC HONOR FINALISTS / 2014

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. http://cmw.net/music/” - 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
Dalton-Quinn Publishing© 
Nails Hide Metal®  
All songs - MeLinda Dalton & Russ Quinn©

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

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