Nick Jaina

Nick Jaina

Oakland, CA


Nick Jaina is an author and musician born in Sacramento and currently residing in no particular place. His new album is called Black Rainbow and it is a shimmering example of his exemplary songcraft and startling arrangements.

His first book, the memoir Get It While You Can, was a finalist for the 2016 Oregon Book Award.

He has been published in McSweeney’s and Atlantic Monthly. He has composed music for feature films and documentaries.