The lyrics to this song are about a feeling I had when an employer of mine moved away. After work, we used to sit and have tea and biscuits on her back patio which overlooked her lovely flower garden. At times I felt frustrated with the work, so I would hurry up and finish early […]Read more "Getting all abstract to capture a feeling"
This post was originally published on September 21, 2016. For the lyrics of this song, I wanted to capture what it feels like to look around and watch life decay and come back to life again. As much as I think struggling will change things, the reality is that pain waxes and wanes. Sometimes it’s […]Read more "When a sensitive person goes to battle"
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!"
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"
Maheekats have released a new single, Indigo. You can listen to it on our BandCamp right here: https://maheekats.bandcamp.com/track/indigo The song has a dreamy groove and features a guest narrative by Barry Sommers of the Barry and Dr Colin Show, a slide guitar lead by Craig and vocal harmonies by me, Clara. Lyrics: Looking up […]Read more "Have you heard Indigo by Maheekats?"
Mix Consultant: Paul du Gré Lyrics inspired by surreal and abstract poetry. lyrics When it breaks, it breaks me down Down Oh! Cold water under the bridge Icicles upon the hedge If you go far away Away Swirling wind under your throne So much ringing drone When it breaks, it breaks me down In the […]Read more "New Song – It Breaks"