Now that these seven shows are done and we're back to home life, I did put out an email to the five of us this past week requesting a conference call so we can talk about these songs we started writing and recording, but haven't finished yet. We all love what we got and believe in it, but now it's about finding the time to get into the studio and finish these songs.
Read my review and look at my pictures from Mae's The Everglow 10th anniversary tour stop in Worcester, MA. At the show, the band announced that they hope to have new material out later this year.
The Everglow 10th anniversary tour seems to be have rejuvenated Mae. While they have always been open to playing together again, they're officially working on new material now. Elkins told the audience that they would be taking the anniversary tour around the country later in the year and hope to have new music out before 2015 is over.
Mae's Destination: B-Sides is coming to vinyl on January 27th. You can pre-order it now from Spartan Records.
...Includes two brand new takes on two classic Mae songs, "Skyline Drive" and "Where The Falls Begin." Recorded during the summer and fall of 2014, these recordings mark the first newly recorded music by all 5 original members of Mae in over 4 years.
Mae will be celebrate The Everglow's 10th anniversary by performing the album in its entirety. The first three shows will take place in January, with details in the replies. The band has also announced that Destination: B-Sides will be coming to vinyl in the near future via Spartan Records.
Mae will be performing on StageIt on June 7th. Tickets are available now. The band will also be releasing Destination: B-Sides on limited edition vinyl in the near future. A full press release can be found in the replies.
After all, if I could designate any period of time which could be attributed to a negative turning point in Mae’s tenure, it would be associated with the recording and release of Singularity, and the subsequent tour. Aside from the biographical events, the songs and sonic characteristics of this particular record don’t immediately bring to mind feelings up triumph or any elevated accomplishments. Of course, in a certain sense, the writing, recording, and release of any body of songs is an accomplishment, but with Singularity, the accomplishment registered is not similar to that of The Everglow. Furthermore, the...
Zach Gehring of Mae has started an Indiegogo campaign to raise $3,500 to record an EP, initial vinyl pressings, shirts, and incidentals. He is also looking to give back some of the money. More details are in the replies.
The lead single from Schematic's new album, Color (n.) Inside The Lines, can be found in the replies. Schematic is the new project from Dave Elkins of Mae and the new album will be out December 3rd. Pre-orders are now available.
Those familiar with Mae's Destination: Beautiful know of the song "Skyline Drive", which was actually a song originally done by Dave Elkins' previous band, Sky's the Limit (whose album has now been released). Head to the replies to stream the song and read from Elkins on how "Skyline Drive" came to be.
Update: The chat is now over. Many thanks to all of the band for spending the eve before their farewell tour with us. Be sure to visit them when they come near to your town.
The members of Mae will be chatting in this thread at 6 pm PST/ 9 pm EST tonight. Join Dave, Jacob, Zach, Rob, and Mark as they chat about the release of their new song, "Bloom," the (e)vening release, their upcoming reunion tour, and more.
The members of Mae will be chatting live on AP.net on Thursday at 9pm EST. Join Dave, Jacob, Zach, Rob, and Mark as they chat about the release of their new song, "Bloom," the (E)vening EP release, their upcoming reunion/farewell tour, and more!