Nicole Pompei

Lily & Madeleine / Torres

Nicole Pompei

A graduate from Berklee College of Music, she holds a Bachelors Degree in Music Business Management and a minor in Music Technology.

Originally hailing from Pittsburgh, PA, she picked up her first pair of sticks at age 8, began gigging professionally by the age of 12 and touring by the age of 14.

Since college graduation, she has quickly established herself as a versatile drummer live and in the studio. On the day after graduating from Berklee, she embarked on a 6-week regional tour with her psychedelic math rock band Bat House, whom she has recorded a full-length album and an EP with.

Recent career highlights include performing on national television for CBS This Morning with Lily & Madeleine, supporting Beck at The Anthem (DC) and Wye Oak at Brooklyn Steel with Torres, supporting Warpaint with Lady Pills, and supporting Elliot Sumner, Delicate Steve, Vundabar, and Palm with Bat House. Recent tours include east coast, midwest, and southern headline tours with Lily & Madeleine and Bat House. Major festival performances include Lollapalooza, Shaky Knees, Moogfest, SXSW, Northside Festival, Boston staple Fuzztival.

Currently, she is the touring drummer for Torres and Lily & Madeleine.

Nicole is a proud endorser of Sunhouse Sensory Percussion and DREAM Cymbals and Gongs.