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Meiko

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Meiko's songs find common ground between indie pop and coffeehouse folk, with her distinctive alto vocals sharing the spotlight alongside acoustic guitars, pianos, and unique arrangements. A longtime songwriter, Meiko was raised in the small town of Roberta, Georgia, where she discovered her love for public performance after singing at a Southern Baptist church. She then took up the guitar, playing her father's Gibson before receiving her own instrument as a birthday present. At the age of 18, Meiko left home for greener pastures, eventually resettling in Los Angeles and scheduling recurring performances at the Hotel Café, a popular haven for L.A.-based singer/songwriters. Meiko's self-titled album appeared in September 2007. Eventually every track on the album would find song placement in such high-profile TV shows as Grey's Anatomy. She soon found herself receiving a considerable amount of attention on the digital folk music charts. Boosted by her Internet popularity, Meiko signed a contract with MySpace Records/DGC in June 2008, and a re-release of her endearing debut album followed in September. Amid a campaign of Internet videos and promotion, the follow-up album The Bright Side arrived in May of 2012. In 2014, Meiko unveiled a moodier, bass-heavy sound with her third full-length album, the Jimmy Messer-produced Dear You on Fantasy Records. The Fantasy-issued Lovers & Fighters EP from early 2015 was followed in October of that year by a self-released EP, Live Songs from the Hotel Cafe, which featured live renditions of several fan favorites as well as a new song called "Perfect Fit." Finding further success without a label, Meiko issued her fourth LP, Moving Day, in the summer of 2016, reaching number nine on Billboard's Heatseekers chart while also cracking the Top 200. ~ Andrew Leahey
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Meiko

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  2.   Maybe Next Year (X-Mas Song)
  3.   Leave The Lights On
  4.   Bad Things
  5.   Boys with Girlfriends
  6.   Stuck On You
  7.   Be Mine
  8.   Go to Hell
  9.   If He Doesn't Love You
  10.   Reasons To Love You
  11.   Weather for the Better
  12.   Oh My Soul
  13.   You're Mine (The Chase)
  14.   Dear You
  15.   Deep Sweat
  16.   Lose It
  17.   I'm Not Sorry
  18.   Lie To Me
  19.   Hawaii
  20.   Hiding
  21.   Heard It All Before
  22.   Walk By
  23.   Our Love is Here To Stay
  24.   Sittin' Here
  25.   Sleep
  26.   Abracadabra
  27.   Raincoat Song
  28.   Sweeter
  29.   The Cloud Song
  30.   I Wonder
  31.   Good Looking Loser
  32.   Real Real Sweet
  33.   Thinking Too Much
  34.   I'm In Love
  35.   Under My Bed
  36.   Let It Go
  37.   The Very Thought of You
  38.   How Lucky We Are
  39.   Leave The Lights On by Morgan Page
  40.   Piano Song
  41.   When The Doors Close
  42.   Said And Done
  43.   Wake Up
  44.   Wonderful Christmastime

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