Versed Radio interviews local singer Mayda about new album
March 6, 2014
Versed Radio hosts DJ Kary and DJ Lady Em welcomed local singer, musician, producer & songwriter, Mayda, to the studio for their March 6th, 2014 Celebration of Women in Music episode, to talk about her new album, Busy Signals, the process of connecting with her birth parents, being a multi-instrumentalist and crossing musical genres.
Mayda's music has been featured locally (KARE 11, KSTP, The Current 89.3 FM, 107.1 mytalk FM) as well as nationally (The Rachael Ray Show, KFC, MTV Real World DC episode 3, The Jersey Shore, The Real L Word, Weeds, Good Morning America, Bad Girls to name a handfull). She has written the signature blog song for KARE 11’s news show as well as KFC’s online advertisement for Teriyaki Wings.
Mayda hails from Minneapolis, MN. After touring the Midwest, Europe, and South Korea, Mayda released her second full length album entitled, Tusks in Furs with the help of world-class drummer, Michael Bland, DJ Chris Neviator, Sonny Thompson, and Tommy Barbarella (Prince, Soul Asylum, Nick Jonas & the Administration…). She plans to release her newest album, Busy Signals, in May 2014.
Tune into Versed Radio's March 6th show here to hear the interview & unreleased songs from Mayda.