Nikolas Thompson's musical background began playing guitar and singing in rock bands in the 2000s. Since then, he has written and produced eleven albums and EPs of original rock and pop music. Most notably of these bands would be Kite Flying Robot, who has performed in the US, the UK, Asia, as well as numerous music festivals including South by Southwest. Kite Flying Robot earned a few accolades including Oklahoma Gazette's "Best Electronic Act 2011", Tulsa Weekly's "Best Dance Rock Band 2012", and was a finalist on "Top Talent", an American Idol-type competition based in Seoul, Korea. The last few years Nikolas has scored music for multiple media projects including short films, commercials, and a full-length documentary. He occasionally takes the helm writing, producing, directing, and editing various video projects, but the music always comes first. His media can be heard and purchased on various platforms including ITunes, Bandcamp, Spotify, kiteflyingrobot.com and nikolasthompson.com.