San Diego Music Awards 2017 - Nominated "Best Singer-Songwriter"

San Diego Songwriter's Guild Annual Song Contest 2017 - First Place for song "Cold Water"

San Diego Songwriter's Guild Annual Song Contest 2017 - Honorable Mention for song "All My Life"

GigTown Artist of the Year 2016

San Diego County Fair Singer-Songwriter Contest 2016 - Top 10 Finalist

San Diego Songwriter's Guild Annual Song Contest 2015 - Honorable Mention for song "Boxes"


91.1 FM San Diego - 91x Loudspeaker

94.9 FM San Diego - The Local 949

1320 AM San Diego - Not So Serious Radio


KUSI News, Good Morning San Diego - "12th annual Art Walk starts this weekend in Liberty Station", August 7 2017

CBS 8 San Diego, This Morning - "Mission Federal ArtWalk celebrates artists in San Diego" (p1 & p2), April 28 2017

CW6 San Diego, San Diego Living - "San Diego Music Awards", February 6 2017

Fox 5 San Diego, Morning News"ArtWalk San Diego Preview", April 27 2016

ATVN, Jammin' with Jacqueline - "Nina Francis", April 8 2014

CNN Latino, Sin Limites with Elizabeth Espinosa - USC Latin Pop Class Interview, May 8 2013


Beach & Bay Press - "Mission Bay’s annual Spring Concert; Sheryl Crow to perform at Humphreys", June 2017

Adams Avenue News - "Art Around Adams Will Rock", May 2017

Beach & Bay Press - "The Freemonts' swamp blues fills Tio Leo's on Jan. 12", January 2017

San Diego Reader"Peter Sprague's Christmas Eve Celebration", December 2016

San Diego Union Tribune - "Java Joe's turns 25 Saturday, then will close and move to new site in Old Town", November 2016

San Diego Reader - "Peter Sprague's guitar knows no genre", October 2016

Adams Avenue News - "Jazz Singers in the Round", September 2016

San Diego Troubadour - Cover Story: "Nina Francis A New Girl in The Garden", April 2016

The Julian News - "Nina Francis (Debut) Friday Night In The Red Barn", March 2016

Poway News Chieftain - "Free concert Saturday at Poway Library", February 2016

San Diego Union Tribune"Another Croce's restaurant comes to an end", January 2016

San Diego Union Tribune - "Nina Francis graduates to 98 Bottles", July 2014

La Jolla Light - "La Jolla singer Nina Francis is inspired by music’s best", May 2014

San Diego Union Tribune - "Nina Francis & Peter Sprague to re-team", December 2011