Mayer Hawthorne is conquering the world these days. And how happy we are to see him making such proper moves.
Back in september you were served a worldwide exclusive when we hit you with this free mp3 download. Shortly after the heart-shaped vinyl saw the light, on Stones Throw Records. The single quickly sold out, and is now living its second life amongst collectors speculating upon its value. Which is nice.
Mayer Hawthorne’s debut album is to be expected this summer, so we figured it was time to sit down with the man and speak upon his music, his influences, his working method and his life as a neat freak:
Last night the video to ‘Just ain’t gonna work out’ was released, and it’s beautiful. Watch how Dâm Funk walks away with Mayer’s girl, don’t choose sides though, Dâm is family now:
Mayer’s new single ‘Maybe So, Maybe No’ is out now on Stones Throw Records, get it!
Especially don’t sleep on the B-side to the new single: ‘I Wish It Would Rain’, my personal favourite of the moment: