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Meiko Releases “Gimme Gimme” Single

Today singer-songwriter Meiko independently released “Gimme Gimme”, the first single from her anticipated new album In Your Dreams (due out May 21). Listen to the track HERE.

“Gimme Gimme” and the rest of the In Your Dreams album was produced by Justin Glasco (The Lone Bellow) and mixed by Bryan Cook (U2, Train, One Republic).

Tastemaker KCRW Los Angeles says “Gimme Gimme” is, “a playful, pop-leaning earwig of a tune!”, and it’s already receiving radio airplay on several Stateside Triple A and Non-Comm stations including KCSN Los Angeles, WRNR Annapolis, WAPS Akron, WFIV Knoxville, WYCE Grand Rapids, KRVM Eugene, NV89 Reno, WCLX Bridgeport, VT and WHRV Norfolk (among others).

Meiko will perform at The Hotel Cafe in Los Angeles on May 15. Tickets are available HERE.

Pre-order the In Your Dreams LP on CD and/or vinyl HERE.

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Alexa Melo Part Of ALT 105.3 “Best Bay Area Bands Of 2018” List!

Tastemaker San Francisco Alternative radio station ALT 105.3 has included Alexa Melo on their “Soundcheck Best Bay Area Bands of 2018” list.

The station has played Alexa’s single “HOLLOW” on their weekly “Soundcheck” new music program 9 out of the past 12 weeks.

“HOLLOW”, from Alexa’s latest MUTE EP, has also garnered on-air support from major market radio stations including KLOS, KCRW, and KCSN Los Angeles (among others).

See the music video for “HOLLOW” HERE.

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Buzzbands.LA Premieres Alexa Melo’s “HOLLOW” Music Video

Buzzworthy Los Angeles music blog Buzzbands.LA premiered today the music video for Alexa Melo‘s latest single “HOLLOW”.

The song, already receiving regular support from Alexa’s new hometown Alt-outlet KITS (ALT 105.3) San Francisco (5 weeks in a row on their “Soundcheck” new music show), is also garnering specialty airplay on KCRW, KLOS and KCSN Los Angeles (among others).

Shot guerilla-style in a one-way tunnel next to the Bay Bridge in SF, the one-camera video was produced/directed by Daniel Garcia. “HOLLOW” was written and produced by Melo, who also played all the instruments on the track. You can find it on her latest MUTE EP which was independently released in October of this year.

 

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Meiko Releases Cranberries Cover

Long known for her seductively haunting voice, singer-songwriter Meiko released “Zombie” today, the first single from her upcoming covers album, Playing Favorites (Chesky Records). The timing of the first release comes as a tragic and unfortunate result of the untimely passing of The Cranberries front-woman Dolores O’Riordan on January 15th.

Meiko says, “I recorded this version about a month ago to include on a covers album I’ve been working on. Even though it’s a heavy song, I wanted to slow it down and play it a bit more delicately because I wanted the energy to match how the lyrics make me feel. I hope I’ve done it justice.”

Meiko’s “Zombie” remake has already garnered airplay on radio stations across the U.S., including KCRW and KCSN Los Angeles, WRGX New York, WRNR Baltimore, WYCE Grand Rapids, WAPS Akron, Lightning 100 Nashville, and KWGS Tulsa (among others).