Nick Lantigua is an folk-rock/freak-folk banjo playing singer-songwriter utilizing modern progressive bluegrass banjo picking based in NYC.  He has played with a number of bands and artists Such as Craig Donovan, Robert Brashear and the Home Away Band, Luba Dvorak, along with his own freak-folk band Megalopolis. playing at such venues in NYC as the Bitter End, Sidewalk Café, and the ETG Book café in Staten Island, in genres ranging from Garage Rock to Country. All this while, at the same time, known for being an avid busker, playing in parks and subway stations throughout the city.