Some say indie-alternative-Americana, others say folk-rock with a hint of blues.... whatever the description may be, melaniejane's unique style blending a wide range of generes has created something new, something fresh & something ultimately timeless
melaniejane is a one-woman act blending vocals with acoustic guitar, keyboard and cello. Backing tracks are also used to fill out the sounds with everything from funky drum grooves to lush cellos and driving bass lines. melaniejane is a 6 time WAMI nominee and renowned cellist as well as singer-songwriter/guitarist.
Appearing mostly in the Midwest.... will be in nashville this December to play at the No More Handguns benefit (John Lennon Tribute)
Chrysse Hynde, Sheryl Crow, Lucinda Williams, Joni Mitchell, Margo Timmins, Sinead O'Connor,
August Olshevy cello, Martin acoustic, Fender Telecaster electric, Fender 12-string, keyboard (to embarassed to list the name but it's a piece of junk), Sennheiser mic, small mixing board, Crate acoustic amp... is that enough for one small person to tote around?!?!?
Be sure to check out www.melaniejane.com for more info!