Watch Nita Strauss make her full live debut with Demi Lovato

Nita Strauss and Demi Lovato
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Nita Strauss has made her first full onstage appearance with Demi Lovato this weekend (August 13) at the Illinois State Fair in Springfield, Illinois.

The guitarist joined Lovato’s live band back in July, having been recruited ahead of the release of the pop star’s rock-oriented new album Holy Fvck, which arrives this Friday (August 19).  

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Matt Parker
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Matt is Features Editor for Before that he spent 10 years as a freelance music journalist, interviewing artists for the likes of Total Guitar, Guitarist, Guitar World, MusicRadar,, DJ Mag and Electronic Sound. In 2020, he launched, which aims to share the ideas that make creative lifestyles more sustainable. He plays guitar, but should not be allowed near your delay pedals.