Hailing from the Inland Empire, Johnathon “NIGHTMÆR" Miranda is an up-and-coming alternative artist with a penchant for writing infectious music and relatable narratives. NIGHTMÆR’s music journey began at a tender age in middle school where he started to rap and freestyle, growing up in the Inland Empire. As a teenager, he started skating, which lead him to discover the world of punk and metal, which spurred him to dive straight into it. When he discovered his burning passion for alternative music, everything changed as it sparked a something in him. Being an avid storyteller, NIGHTMÆR is greatly influenced by real life, drawing inspiration for his music from personal experiences and hardships, allowing him to invoke strong emotions in people. Apart from invoking emotions, NIGHTMÆR also seems to have a unique innate competency to ingeniously present music in multiple styles including pop punk, rap, grunge, metal and edm, all while maintaining a consistent brand, one of the factors that make this artist one to keep an eye out for.
Also the front-man of 9Ø9, a Nu-Metalcore Latin fused band, NIGHTMÆR started his solo project after successfully building a following on TikTok with the alternative community as his biggest supporters. With over 1.6 million followers on social media, NIGHTMÆR has also been working with Universal Music Group, Fearless Records and Concord Music Group for over a year. With plans to release even more original material in the near future, NIGHTMÆR hopes to engage current audiences and reach out to new ones with his exciting yet profound creations.
Armed with big dreams and plenty of energy to spare, NIGHTMÆR seeks to positively influence the world and connect with like-minded individuals through music. NIGHTMÆR is no doubt, well on his way to becoming one of the most phenomenal musicians in this generation.