2016 Schedule

Interactive: March 11–15  •  Film: March 11–19  •  Music: March 15–20

Presented by: Grammy Museum's '40 Years of Ramones' Tribute

Nina Diaz

Thursday, March 17
10:40PM - 10:55PM


Nina Diaz, lead singer for the San Antonio band Girl in a Coma, has been hailed by NPR as “one of the two or three most exciting, scary-good vocalists in rock today.” At age 13 Nina joined her older sister and friend to form Girl in Coma. The band was signed by Joan Jett to her label, Blackheart Records. GIAC’s 2007 debut album, was a critical hit and reached No. 23 on Billboard’s Heatseekers chart. Girl in a Coma released three more albums and toured the world opening for bands such as Morrissey, Tegan and Sara, Amanda Palmer, Sia, Smashing Pumpkins and many more.

Nina's distinctive voice and powerful live performances attracted the attention of fans, producers and fellow artists. Nina collaborated with Tiësto to co-write the dance track, “In Your Mind” and with GIAC composed a song for Robert Rodriguez's Machete.

Being a public performer at such an early age took a toll and Nina found an outlet as she began wri...

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