Band Biography

Radomir NikolicRadomir Nikolic
bass guitar

•    Rade was born in 1987 in Novi Sad, Serbia. Like most of the guys he's from a small town – Ruma.

•    He showed an interest in music when he was 5 years old, while watching an accordion player on a small party, so he entered music school at age 7, to learn to play that locally misused and globally much underrated instrument.

•    When he was 8 years old he bought Queen's Made in Heaven, from his pocket money, and that's how his rock music path began.

•    When he was 14, he began playing guitar and then turned to bass and after a year he met Veki and Nesha so they started a band MIR (meaning: musicians from Ruma) and after that he played in Vojni Klub – BC's predecessor.

•    He also attended classic guitar lessons for a while, and after that played cello for 2 years in town's Tamburica Orchestra.

•    Meanwhile, he co-founded BC, where he was bass player from the day one, with whom he recorded The Burning EP demo tracks, 6 Track Demo and their first full length album – Ruins of Mankind. He writes arrangements and some music for BC.

•    He studies Sociology at the Faculty of Philosophy in Novi Sad, where he also works for Zepter Company.

•    First album: Queen - Made in Heaven.

•    First concert: Belgrade 2003 - Deep Purple.

•    Favourite bands: Pink Floyd/Pantera/Dream Theater/Black Sabbath/Led Zeppelin...

•    Favourite albums: Pink Floyd - The Wall/Death – Symbolic/Dream Theater – Awake/Black Sabbath - Heaven and Hell/Savatage - Streets A Rock Opera...

•    Favourite bass players: John Myung/Marcus Miller/Victor Wooten/Geezer Butler/Jaco Pastorius…

•    Currently in his player: Steven Wilson - The Raven That Refused to Sing.

•    Top 5 movies: Don't Be a Menace to South Central While Drinking Your Juice in the Hood/Hair/The Godfather 1&2/Casablanca...

•    Top 5 TV series: Only Fools and Horses/Men Behaving Badly/Two and a Half Men/South Park/The Simpsons...

•    Hobbies: Acting/WWII...