The Aston Shuffle brought in Mayer Hawthorne to sing on their new track “Never Take It Away.” Take a listen to it in the player above.
Today Mayer released DJ Vice’s remix of “Crime w/Kendrick Lamar” for free download! Take a listen in the player above then download it here.
Today Vibe.com premiered ‘Behind The Door,’ which is a short documentary Mayer shot while recording his third album, ‘Where Does This Door Go.’ Take a step inside the studio sessions and hear from the artists and producers who contributed to the album, including Pharrell Williams, Jack Splash, Greg Wells, Kid Harpoon, John Hill & Oak.
After Mayer Hawthorne’s concert in Oakland on Saturday February 1, he will be doing a special DJ Set at Temple SF in San Francisco. Click here for ticket info.
Are you going to the WDTDG America Tour? Do you want to meet Mayer Hawthorne? While here’s your chance! Mayer decided to create ticketless VIP Packages for those who want a extra special experience at the concert.
The limited time, first come, first served ticketless VIP packages include:
Want to buy your VIP Package? Click Here.
NOTE: These packages do not include a ticket to the concert. Concert tickets must be purchased separately.
Mayer teamed up with Australian band, Mitzi (one of his favorites from 2013), for a remix of ‘Reach Out Richard.’ Take a listen and download it for free in the player above!
Mayer decided to put together a quick mix featuring some of the incredible vinyl records he brought home from his recent trip to Brazil. Mayer notes “Brazilian vinyl is frequently beat up and scratched so if the record skip, don’t trip.” Take a listen and download it for free in the player above.
Introducing Grammy nominated recording artist Mayer Hawthorne! Mayer is nominated for the “Best Boxed or Special Limited Edition Package” for his “How Do You Do 7″ (Limited Edition Box Set).” To celebrate he’s giving a 15% discount on it & one lucky purchaser will get a signed copy! Use the code MHGRAMMY at checkout for the discount. Click here to buy.
Mayer just released his new music video for the Pharrell produced track ”Reach Out Richard.” The video was filmed over many nights on tour and features real 8mm home movies of him and Richard!
Directed & Edited by Henry DeMaio
Produced by Jackson Perry & Henry DeMaio
Camera Rig Designed by Z Design Studio
Quentin Joseph – Drums
Joseph Abrams – Bass
Quincy McCracy – Keys
Christian Wunderlich – Guitar
Cameras generously provided by GoPro
Metro Lyrics debuted the brand new lyric video to crime today which features footage from real police dashboard cams. Take a look at it and let Mayer know what you think!
Just in time for the holidays, Mayer is offering FREE shipping on all US orders over $15 in his web store. Hurry, this offer ends on 12/8/13.
Calling all artists, designers, and illustrators, Mayer Hawthorne wants you to create him a limited edition poster for the upcoming US tour! He’ll be sharing his favorite designs on Facebook and you’ll be able to help him decide the winner by casting your vote. The winner will recieve a $500 cash award. Click here to find out more.
F#£k yeah aMAYERica!
The ‘Where Does This Door Go’ US tour kicks off in January, with special guest Quadron.
Get tickets here.
2014 US Tour Dates:
1/30 – San Diego, CA @ House of Blues
1/31 – Los Angeles, CA @ Palladium
2/1 – Oakland, CA @ Fox Theatre
2/3 – Seattle, WA @ Neumos
2/4 – Portland, OR @ Wonder Ballroom
2/7 – Phoenix, AZ @ Marquee Theatre
2/8 – Las Vegas, NV @ Vinyl
2/10 – Aspen, CO @ Belly Up
2/11 – Denver, CO @ Ogden Theatre
2/13 – Minneapolis, MN @ First Avenue
2/14 – Chicago, IL @ Park West
2/15 – Cincinnati, OH @ Madison Theatre
2/16 – Indianapolis, IN @ The Vogue
2/18 – Lawrence, KS @ Granada Theatre
2/20 – St. Louis, MO @ The Pageant
2/21 – Nashville, TN @ Cannery Ballroom
2/22 – Atlanta, GA @ CenterStage
2/23 – Charlotte, NC @ Amos Southend
2/24 – Charleston, SC @ Music Farm
2/27 – New York, NY @ Webster Hall
2/28 – Brooklyn, NY @ Warsaw
3/1 – Boston, MA @ House of Blues
3/3 – Washington, DC @ 9:30 Club
3/6 – Detroit, MI @ Garden Theater
Mayer Hawthorne is headed to Brazil in December! Head over to the tour section for ticket information.
In this episode Mayer stops by Sofa Records in Lyon, FR where he picked up some amazing French records.
His finds include:
Stereolab “Whisper Pitch”
Brigitte Bardot “Bande Originale du Film de Vadim Le Repos du Guerrier”
“L’Étrangère” Bande Originale Du Film De Sergio Gobbi
Bobby Hebb “Sunny (Disco)”
Candido “Thousand Finger Man”
Serge Gainsbourg “Le Poinçonneur des Lilas”
Les Plus Belles Musiques De Films De “François De Roubaix, Vol. 1″
Mayer Hawthorne is featured on MED & Blu’s new track “The Buzz,” which is produced by Madlib and set to be released on a 12″ single in late November.
In this episode of Digging Diary, Mayer stopped by Spacehall in Berlin, DE where he found some amazing rock records.
The Clash “I Fought The Law” Single
Phoenix “Everything is Everything” Single
Ultravox “Vienna” First Pressing
The Whitest Boy Alive “Rules” LP
This morning Mayer Hawthorne dropped Suff Daddy’s remix of “Crime (with Kendrick Lamar)” for stream and free download. Check it out above.
Take a listen to Aeroplane’s remix of Mayer Hawthorne’s “Wine Glass Woman” that’s available now for free download!
Mayer teamed up with Air Playd to release his own Android and iOS app game that allows users to experience the sensation of DJing in front of a packed house to unlock songs. The app was debuted today on Complex.com.
Gameplay entails hyping up the audience, while getting busy on the turntables. Points are accrued by “staying on beat” and tapping on sound effect bubbles floating around the room.
Beat the first level to unlock a stream of a brand new “Wine Glass Woman” remix and beat the second level to unlock an exclusive free download of the remix. It’s the best way to step behind the decks on your smartphone or tablet.
Check out the slightly different version of the banger “Crime,” edited by Kendrick Lamar for the radio. Just press play above.
BONUS: VEVO caught up with Mayer in Austin, TX and shot a live version of “Crime” at sound check, which you can watch below.
Mayer recently asked his fans to create their own version of the ‘Crime (with Kendrick Lamar)’ cover. It was a tough decision, but Mayer chose his 3 favorite, which can all be seen below. Thank you to everyone who entered & congrats to the three winners, enjoy your custom Mayer Hawthorne Designed New Era Hats!
Artwork by @RealTwitch
Artwork by Deniz Pasaoglu
Artwork by @sneekylong
Watch Mayer Hawthorne and The County perform a cover of Lorde’s “Royals” for VEVO Unexpected Covers above. If you’d rather just take a listen for now, you can stream it below.
Mayer Hawthorne is on tour in Europe and he’s GIVING AWAY tickets to select concerts on his EUROPEAN headlining tour! Want to win a pair of tickets? Enter here
In the inaugural episode of Digging Diary, Mayer stopped by Beatin’ Rhythm in Manchester, UK. Take a look to see what 45s he found.
Mayer recently kicked off a two month tour with the one and only Bruno Mars in Europe! Click here to see if they’ll be visiting a city near you.
Wondering what Mayer Hawthorne has been up to since the release of ‘Where Does This Door Go’? Well here’s your one-stop post to get caught up. From the ‘Her Favorite Song’ Video, to exclusive remixes, in-depth interviews and a sneak peak of the upcoming documentary on making of ‘Where Does This Door Go,’ you can catch up on it all below.