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"
Released on September 11, 2016. Indie pop band, Maheekats, release new dreamy indie music single, Never End In the End. Lyrics: Here it is no longer Where it goes I wonder Give it to the rabbit to ponder We’ll take the long way and know that we’ll only get stronger Here are all the secrets […]Read more "Never End In the End – round the wheel we go"
This post was originally published on March 15, 2016. Inspired by women astronauts and astrophysicists, Maheekats created a video for their song, Lady In Space. The music video features a spaceship created by Craig Camp and footage from NASA and Videvo. Those silver boots! Lyrics: Boarding the ship as the whistle blows She’s right at […]Read more "NASA Inspired Video for Indie Pop Song “Lady In Space”"
This post was originally posted on Jan 26, 2016. What a wonderful winter it was. I had never lived in the snow before now. What an adventure to be in the mountains. Honestly, what an adventure. Written, produced, and mixed by Maheekats, mix advice by Larry Crane of Jackpot! Recording Studio. “The Pretenders influenced ‘Without […]Read more "We’re in the snow! Without Horizons Official Video"
We Maheekats have played our song Devotee Bees live many times in pubs and clubs, but we hadn’t recorded it yet. We couldn’t decide whether we wanted real drums or a drum machine sound, so we settled on recording both. This song is about the story of Sri Yukteswar and how “the devotee bees sought […]Read more "Two Versions of DreamPop Single, Devotee Bees"
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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”"