This post was originally published on July 28, 2012. We’re very happy to announce that our good friends Ryan and Justin were inspired to create a video for Maheekats’ song, The Emptiness. Here’s what Ryan says… this video is my love letter to the maheekats, a band that is new to town, having recently migrated […]Read more "When a Good Friend Makes a Video for You"
This post was originally published on April 1, 2012. “This is one of those rare releases that is truly hitting on all cylinders. The music is clever and melodic, and Clara’s singing sounds confident and unrestrained, and cuts right to your soul. The gravity of the music hits you right out of the gate with […]Read more "Maheekats Third Full-Length Release Phosphorus Man"
This post was originally published on December 31, 2001. “makes me think of flying dreams, air conditioning and convertible Porsches. That is to say it transports me someplace cool. Day dreamy and breezy without being vacuous, it leaves space to reflect and breathe, giving the music at times a meditative groove. Torchy, lush vocals and […]Read more "Maheekats Debut Release: God Has a Cadillac Too"
From Maheekats’ first album, God Has a Cadillac Too available through iTunes, BandCamp and other fine retailers… Listen to it now and subscribe on YouTube. This song, Go to God, has a dub-like feel with ethereal vocals.Read more "Maheekats – Go To God – God Has a Cadillac Too"
Well, not really “in” the September snow… we’re playing in front of the September snow! And, yes, it did snow in September this year. This is the video proof… lol Lyrics: The scenery falls on your hair and there somewhere Said in my head voices that deign refrain again I’m so lucky, I’m so lucky […]Read more "Maheekats play “I’m So Lucky” in the September snow"
This is a song I wrote while driving along the Pacific Coast Highway in northern California in the early 1990’s. Craig helped to refine it. Originally, the song was going to be recorded acoustically, with only my vocals and an acoustic guitar. We still might release it that way in the future, but for this […]Read more "New Old Song from Maheekats “Loaded”"
We’ve just released the CD version of Songs from the Woods! For a limited time, you can buy the new Maheekat EP, Songs from the Woods REMASTERED, and get our first CD, God Has a Cadillac Too, for FREE! Plus you’ll get a couple of our new round stickers that feature the much-loved original stencil. […]Read more "Hey, guess what? Maheekat Special Offer!"
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Sometimes you hear a song or watch a video and know that it’s one you want to feature on your blog. You start writing about it many times but give up or move onto something else because your words refuse to come out in the right order. That’s the dilemma I…
Maheekats’ very first release is available as a compact disc. Experience the clarity and higher quality than streaming. Also, get the bonus song, La Noche, which currently is not available on BandCamp. Gatefold front cover opens up to pictures and lyrics. CD comes shrink wrapped and your order will include a sticker (or two). Includes […]Read more "AVAILABLE NOW! God Has a Cadillac Too CD"
Maheekats have been busy releasing some songs that have been waiting for the right time to be recorded. Our latest release is called Baba Lives and features lyrics by Sathya Sai Baba of India. Clara added in the chant of Ramala yama ya yama ya hey during the second half of the song. At the […]Read more "New Goth, Shoegaze Single by Maheekats"