Latest News

 

Thank you Winnipeg for an incredible sold out show at the official CD pre-release of 'Devil On Both Shoulders'!!! It was an honour to perform for such a beloved home town audience.   

 

 ‘Devil On Both Shoulders’ is now available!  

It was released in Canada on May 12th and will be released in USA on May 19th!! Check out the single, title track here:

LISTEN TO THE TITLE TRACK 'DEVIL ON BOTH SHOULDERS' BY CLICKING HERE!

 

To get your copy, check your local stores, online here through the website, through itunes, or pick up a signed copy up at a live show!

 

Canadian tour dates in May, June and July have been announced! Check the tour page!

Click here for the facebook event!

A plan for a US tour is in action for October 2015 and a European tour in March 2016.

 

 

NEW BAND!  Mayes has added a full band to this year’s touring schedule.  Her and Jay Nowicki have had years of success as an electric duo on stages across the globe, but with a new album comes a new, bigger sound.  The talented pride of Ontario, Jimmy Bowskill, will take the reigns on lead guitar for Mayes with the rhythm section of Bernie Thiessen on bass and Jesse Millar on drums! 

“I am beyond excited to hit the road again and unleash this new album and even more so with these super talented guys!  This is my best record yet, so it's go big or go home at this point!” says Mayes.

 

Tour dates are posted and updated on the tour page of this website constantly so check back to see when Romi and her new band are coming to your town!

 

 

Other News

 

"AFTER THE SHOW", a documentary on Romi Mayes and long time friend and collaborator, Jay  Nowicki, played at CINEMATHEQUE in Winnipeg - October 9th, 10th and 11th, 2014! Filmmaker Steven K Johnson spent almost two years completing the full length documentary on Romi  and Jay, following their careers with a focus on the making of their 2011 album 'Lucky Tonight'. 

'After the Show' is a tribute to all independent musicians, chronicling the utter commitment to an art form where success is measured by creative persistence instead of widespread financial fame.

Click here to check out the 'After The Show' Facebook page for more information.

 

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HANDWRITTEN ROMI MAYES  LYRICS!

You choose the song!

Romi will handwrite the lyrics out on an 8X10 photo and sign it and we'll ship it right out to you!  Makes a great present for Romi Mayes fans!!

Check the store page!

ROMI MAYES

“As far as I'm concerned, Romi Mayes is a frickin' star.

Devil On Both Shoulders is just further proof.” - John Kendle, Uptown