CHEYENNE MARIE MIZE | It Lingers (Video)

Cheyenne Marie Mize’s latest EP “We Don’t Need” is a different sound for her — which is to say she’s shed her solitary singing, lonely piano, banjo, and lush vocal harmonies, and in turn she’s picked up a couple of bandmates and a decidedly rougher edge. It’s always good to hear musicians take chances and…

CHEYENNE MARIE MIZE | We Don’t Need

Cheyenne Marie Mize will release a new six-song record, “We Don’t Need”, on vinyl and digital on November 8th via Roaring Colonel Records. This record is a sea change for the Louisville singer-songwriter, who moves from chanteuse to soulful rockin’ mama, more akin to Carrie Rodriguez and Amy Correia. The lead single, “Wishing Well”, is…

CHEYENNE MARIE MIZE | I Called You Back

I’m a bit late to appreciating this Cheyenne Marie Mize cover of Bonnie ‘Prince’ Billy’s “I Called You Back”. Marie Mize released this track for free for all you Valentine’s Day lovebirds. I know this is a song that BPB fans know all too well. It’s a love song, about a passion that lasts. It’s…

VIDEO | Cheyenne Marie Mize ‘Rest’

REST IN LOUISVILLE: I don’t do this with many musicians, but I pretty much post anything I can related to Cheyenne Marie Mize. Once you hear her voice, and the sheer elegance of her compositions, you’ll see why. This singer-songwriter creates music that for the brief span it’s playing, feels like the only music in…

COVERILLE | Cheyenne Marie Mize

NEW VIDEO: To kick off the release of her new record, “Before Lately”, Cheyenne Marie Mize sent a cover of Neutral Milk Hotel’s “Oh Comely” to Mixtape Muse. It’s a pretty cool concept to ask musicians what songs inspire them, ask them to record it, and post the results. In this case, Marie Mize (via…

OVER THE MOON | Cheyenne Marie Mize

FOR A GOOD CAUSE: The Greek myths say Orpheus could enrapture nature with his music. Sometimes, I imagine Cheyenne Marie Mize‘s voice quieting forests, melting snowy mountaintops, and bending rivers. Seriously, what else is one to do but acquiesce to its whims? To listen to her latest record, “Before Lately”, is to be beguiled by…

IN LOVE | Cheyenne Marie Mize

HEARTBREAK GIRL: Cheyenne Marie Mize doesn’t need gimmickry, wild instrumentation — or for that matter, antecedents. Who needs all that when the music you make is exceptionally your own? Her upcoming release, “Before Lately”, is a mighty record, sometimes sounding like the country-tinged Americana of Eleni Mandell, the piano balladry of Carole King, with a…