Micah Vierling

Micah Vierling

BandFolkSinger/Songwriter

An engaging and personal performer, Micah's music is a throw back to earlier times reaching back to the musical influences of the 60's and 70's. His music is both contemporary and timeless as it uses the sounds of yesterday to speak to the modern audiences of today .

Biography

Micah Vierling is an emerging singer & songwriter originally hailing from Northern Maine where he spent his childhood years with his parents who were homesteading in the North Maine woods. Micah picked up his first guitar around the age of 12 and taught himself to play and soon began writing songs. Micah's songs combine a unique blend of sounds and instruments that create a musical style that is clever and distinctive; his lyrics piercing your soul with utmost honesty and depth beyond his years. Drawing from the roots of American music, Micah's songs fuse together folk, blues and rock to create a unique musical backdrop for his original lyrics. Led by his strong vocals, his songs come to life with creative guitar melodies and soulful piano ballads. His lyrics are witty and insightful and flirt with themes of cruelty and greed, mercy and kindness, hurt and healing, from unique angles. Micah has released three independent albums to date, Many Waters and Black Coffee Ballads, which were both produced in New Brunswick, Canada and his most recent release entitled The Factory which was recorded and self- produced in Dalton PA. This past summer 2007, Micah has begun playing with a talented group of musicians at local and surrounding venues to promote his music.

Discography

The Factory LP-Micah's 3rd full length album released in August 2007. The title track has been receiving radio airplay on 102.3 FM The Mountain.

Black Coffee Ballads LP-2003.

Many Waters LP-1999

Set List

Set list varies per show and venue. Typical set is 50-60 minutes long and generally features the following songs.

1. The Factory
2. Blood Red Locomotive
3. Meat on Your Bones
4. Eider Down
5. Slave
6. Humility Blues for Alice
7. Black Coffee
8. Jokers and One Eyed Jacks
9. The Roses
10. Myra
11. Solomon's 89th Concubine
12. Back to Mexico
13. Satellite