maria mckee Archive

26 Apr 2020

La Vita Nuova, Maria McKee

It’s been 13 years since Maria McKee gave us an album – 2007’s uninspired Late December. It’s been 17 years since she gave us something as emotional as 2003’s High Dive, which was almost a sequel to
2 Sep 2018

70 Songs that Didn’t Make the Hot 100 – Part 1

Hitting the Top 40 is like getting nominated for an Academy Award; no matter if you win, people will always know you as someone who had a Top 40 hit. Getting into the Hot 100 but not
5 Dec 2014

A Second Listen: ‘High Dive,’ Maria McKee

My all-time favorite album is Maria McKee’s Life Is Sweet.  Bold and cutting with an overdramatic, almost manic flair, this CD brought to mind David Bowie’s music during his Ziggy Stardust phase. It was a complete departure from