Monday, August 18, 2008

Reasons to Love You- Meiko

Meiko is an indie-pop artist who recently released an album under the Myspace Records label earlier this August. Meiko is not new to the music scene- Meiko's last album was the #1 folk album on iTunes and got more than 200,000 downloads. Her sound consists of plucky guitars & lyrics alongside her pop beats, and coupled with her lovely youthful voice, it makes for quite an enjoyable experience. The more I listen to her songs, the harder time I have on choosing which ones to post, so I'm going to go with an unprescindented 4 links today. Enjoy!

Under My Bed [mp3] (iTunes)
Other mp3s removed by request

EDIT: Tickets go on sale today for the Hotel Cafe Tour, the first all female line-up, including Meiko and Priscilla Ahn, amongst other. Buy tickets here.

Thursday, October 9 Santa Barbara, CA - SoHo Restaurant

Friday, October 10 LA, CA - Hotel Cafe
Saturday, October 11 Anaheim, CA - House of Blues
Monday, October 13 Solana Beach, CA - Belly Up
Tuesday, October 14 Phoenix, AZ - Martini Ranch
Thursday, October 16 Dallas, TX - House of Blues
Friday, October 17 Austin, TX - Parish
Saturday, October 18 Houston, TX - Meridian Red Room
Monday, October 20 Birmingham, AL - Work Play
Tuesday, October 21 Nashville, TN - Exit/In
Wednesday, October 22 Atlanta, GA - Variety
Thursday, October 23 Gainesville, FL - Common Grounds
Saturday, October 25 Orlando, FL - Social
Monday, October 27 Chapel Hill, NC - Cat's Cradle
Tuesday, October 28 Washington DC - 9:30
Wednesday, October 29 Philadelphia, PA - World Café Live
Thursday, October 30 New York, NY - Bowery Ballroom
Friday, October 31 Boston, MA - Paradise
Saturday, November 1 Brooklyn, NY - Music Hall of Williamsburg
Monday, November 3 Cincinnati, OH - Bogarts Front Room
Wednesday, November 5 Chicago, IL - Park West
Thursday, November 6 Mpls, MN - Varsity Theater
Friday, November 7 Madison, WI - High Noon
Saturday, November 8 St Louis, MO - Blueberry Hill
Sunday, November 9 Lawrence, KS - Liberty Hall
Tuesday, November 11 Denver, CO - Bluebird
Wednesday, November 12 Salt Lake City, UT - Avalon
Thursday, November 13 Boise, ID - Knitting Factory Concert House
Friday, November 14 Portland, OR - Doug Fir
Saturday, November 15 Seattle, WA - Chop Suey
Monday, November 17 San Francisco, CA - Great American Music Hall
Tuesday, November 18 LA, CA - Fonda

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mmrules said...

Thank you for the Meiko post..

I love her voice & songs..

Just wish more folks would hear about Her..

She's very talented..

More Meiko !

Thanks again.. :)

Mel said...

Oh Meiko, she is so talented I can't stand it! I am way excited about seeing her at the House of Blues in Oct. Oh and she did this really awesome duet with AM, a cover of New Road. Good stuff, check it out!

somadear said...

I love Meiko! She also has another new track out called "New Road" which is a duet with AM, who toured with her on the Hotel Cafe earlier this year. They sound great together!

Jes Sicka said...

I love Meiko's music, all of it! She also has another new track out called "New Road" which is a duet with AM, it's awesome!