Interview: The Maytags

Soul music—a genre synonymous with places like Memphis, Detroit, Chicago, and…Des Moines? That’s right, y’all. Des Moines, Iowa has a thriving arts community which is home to my new favorite blue-eyed soul outfit, The Maytags, who will release their debut full-length record, Love Lines, on July 1st. “What’s happening here is super unique; there have... Continue Reading →

“Marry Ya” – New Video from The Maytags

Not too long ago, we shared Iowa-based blues-meets blue-eyed soul outfit The Maytags' single "Marry Ya", from their forthcoming debut album, Love Lines, due out July 1st. Comprised of heartland musicians whose roots are in jazz, The Maytags have created a sound that's truly "Midwest Nouveau". Love Lines, recorded at The Bomb Shelter in Nashville with... Continue Reading →

“Marry Ya” – New Music from The Maytags

Des Moines retro-soul outfit The Maytags have announced that they will self-release their  debut full length, Love Lines, July 1, 2016, and have shared the album's first single, "Marry Ya". Love Lines, recorded at Nashville's The Bomb Shelter with Andrija Tokic, who has also recorded Benjamin Booker and Alabama Shakes, smolders with the intensity of a relationship that... Continue Reading →

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