News

Sep 2015

“We recently had Victor Nesrallah perform at our live music venue in Parksville BC. Victor gave a warm and captivating performance that was well received by the audience. His songs often tell a story, and the audience was transported to other locations in the world as Victor explained the story behind his songs. What made the night so unique was the musical nod to his middle eastern background, which gave a colourful and exotic touch to his songs. We anxiously await his return to The west coast! ”

Jun 2015
By: Terry Steeves
Nov 2005
By: John Kelman

"While Nesrallah’s laid-back style adapts easily to everything from folk to world music and more, Based in Blues may be the most direct and honest record he’s released to date. For fans of rootsy acoustic blues, Based in Blues is just what the doctor ordered."

Sep 1999
By: Lynn Saxberg

"After nearly two decades of writing and singing his own folk, country and blues-flavoured pop songs, the respected Ottawa musician found a rich source of inspiration in the Middle Eastern traditions of his childhood."

Sep 1999
By: Stephen Flood

"I'm always skeptical that there has to be this divine inspiration to create music... Being a musician is being involved in a craft

Mar 1999

"...rich in vocal timbre, blunt in message, strong in groove."