If you're not already excited about Mae's new (m)orning CD/DVD, I predict you will be about eight and a half minutes from now. Why? Because you'll have been to the band's AP.net Profile and will have heard the epic new cut, "The Fisherman Song (We All Need Love)", which takes sonic aim at every thread of the human fiber. Excited now? Let us know. Large artwork can be found here.
Mae want fans to call into their phone line and record themselves saying "good afternoon" in any language other than English. Selected audio will be used on the opening track of their upcoming Afternoon EP.
Mae have announced their signing to Cell Records along with a release date of September 22, 2009 for their (m)orning CD/DVD. You can pre-order it here. They will take part on the "(a)fternoon Tour" with Locksley (September 24-October 21), Jenny Owens Youngs (October 22-November 8), and Deas Vail. Full info and dates can be found in the replies.
Mae have announced "Mae Presents: (m)orning," a live multi-sensory experience featuring select songs in stereoscopic 3D. This tour will be joined by Person L, Barcelona, and Tokyo. Check out a list of tour dates in the replies. The band will be playing brand new songs and selling limited edition copies of the new (m)orning EP, the pretty art of which can be seen here. Check out the tour video in the replies.
Mae has recorded a new version of "Embers And Envelopes." It is available for free when you order the band's new Destination: Beautiful Five Year Anniversary DVD at whatismae.com. Listen to a clip of the song in the replies.
ABSOLUTExclusive is proud to present an exclusive clip from Mae's upcoming Destination: Beautiful Five Year Anniversary DVD. Check it out in the replies. These DVDs will be very limited in quantity, so make sure you pre-order now exclusively at whatismae.com to ensure that you get your copy. DVDs will begin shipping next week.
If you sign up to Mae's mailing list, you will get a free download of a song, "Somewhere." They have also announced major recording plans for 2009 with three concept EPs. An extremely heartfelt message from the now-unsigned band can be seen in the replies; please check it out. An excerpt can be found below.
Mae's Destination: Beautiful Five Year Anniversary DVD can be pre-ordered here. The artwork and trailer for it can be seen in the replies. This "choose your own adventure" DVD will be released on November 24.
Update: Please help them select their set list for their upcoming tour. You can vote here.
The MAE chat has now come to a close. We want to thank Dave, Zach and Jacob for their participation in our little chat. I hope all of you enjoyed it. We will ask that you still help them by voting for which songs you would like to see on their upcoming tour. Thanks again!