VOXMIRAGE

VOXMIRAGE

 Seattle, Washington, USA
BandAlternativeIndie

VoxMirage is a Seattle based Indie, electro band with new wave influences. Lush harmonies, beatlesque melodies and catchy hooks. VoxMirage's debut LP was mixed and produced in Paris by Ken Stringfellow of R.E.M. & The Posies. A must have album for any power pop aficionado.

Biography

New Band, New Sound & New Album

Produced by; Ken Stringfellow of REM & The Posies

GENRE: Indie,
Alternative, Synth Pop


SOUNDS
LIKE: 
Empire of the Sun, Miami Horror, Imagine Dragons, The
Posies.

The members of  VoxMirage are;

MIKE STRENG - Lead Vocals, Guitar
- Classically trained Vocalist.
- Veteran guitarist. Has performed with B.B. King.
- Songwriter, 20 years as a songwriter. 
- Extensive history as a vocalist & guitarist performing in Seattle & Pacific NW.
- Over 600 live performances. 
- 6 Studio albums. 
- Nominated for IMA Award for Best Song. (Independent Music Awards). 

AARON NICHOLES - Drums, Vocals
- Educated in Jazz composition and percussion at the prestigious Cornish College of the Arts.
- Extensive history as an indie rock drummer and performer in Seattle and Pacific NW.  
- Over 1,000 live performances.
- 2 Nationwide tours to date. 5 West coast tours to date. 
- 8 Studio albums. 
- Nominated for AVN's Best film Sound Track of the Year Award.

TIM FERNLEY - Bass, Vocals
- Tim is an English
born musician, novelist and prolific songwriter. At the age of 21 he moved to
Dublin, Ireland  to    follow his career path as a stand up bass player. 
Over 900 live performances.
- 2 European tours, 2 UK tours and a United States tour. 
- Switch from stand up to 
electric bass during
a tour in the summer of 2014, supporting the band Queensryche.
Tim is well known for his stage antics and enthusiasm for
performing whether it is in front of four people or four thousand. 

VLADIMIR POTROSKY -  Synth, Vocals
Vlad learned piano at an early age, and taught himself
guitar shortly after. He has been producing music as Gunmetal Grey since 2010,
and has been performing it live for almost as long. Gunmetal Grey has opened
for multiple big-name acts in the industrial scene, including artists such as
Aesthetic Perfection and Slick Idiot. As a solo act in the studio and onstage,
Vlad has gained considerable versatility and experience as an artist and
producer, and has also done audio production for the band Front Line Assembly.



Lyrics

Can't Take it (Anymore than this)

Written By: Mike Streng

I CAN’T TAKE IT (ANYMORE THAN THIS)

Michael Streng
122.9 bpm

Guitar is tuned down to D

A5 G
I DON’T KNOW WHAT I’M DOING
F D
EACH DAY I JUST GET THROUGH IT
A5 G F D A5
I WONDER ALONE IN MY THOUGHTS AS THEY KEEP GROWING AWAY FROM YOU
G F D
FROM YOU, FROM YOU FROM YOU

A PEACEFUL DAY I’VE COME TO LOVE YOU
A MOMENT IN TIME I WANTED TO HOLD YOU AGAIN AGAIN WITH NO END
-CHORUS-

Am G Dm9
I CAN’T IT ANYMORE THAN THIS
Am G F Esus Dm9
I DON’T DESERVE SO MUCH LONELINESS
Am G Dm9
I CAN’T TAKE IT ANYMORE THAN THIS
Am G F Esus Dm9
I DON’T DESERVE SO MUCH LONELINESS

I DON’T KNOW WHERE I’M GOING
THE SAME ROAD KEEPS UN ROLLING
I WONDER ALONE IN
THE DAYDREAMS I KEEP REHERSING OVER AGAIN, AGAIN, WITH NO END

-CHORUS-
-BRIDGE-
A5 G
I CAN’T BE HERE ANYMORE
G/F G/E D
I GOTTA GET OUT OF HERE
A5 G
I CAN’T SEE YOU ANYMORE
G/F G/E D
THIS HAS BEEN MY BIGGEST FEAR
A5 G
I CAN’T STAY HERE ANYMORE
G/F G/E D
SALVATIONS GOTTA BE SOMEWHERE NEAR
A5 G
I CAN’T BE HERE ANYMORE

G/F G/E D
I GOTTA GET OUT OF HERE

-CHORUS-

Just A Fool

Written By: Mike Streng,Voxmirage

-VERSE-

I, THOUGHT WE HAD SOMETHING

BUT THAT’S ALRIGHT, I’LL JUST KEEP TRYING

YOU DON’T HAVE TO BE ALONE I’LL ALWAYS BE THERE

I’LL JUST KEEP ON TRYING, I KNOW SOMEDAY YOU’LL CARE

-CHORUS-


BUT MAYBE I’M JUST A FOOL THAT WAY, I CAN’T HELP MYSELF

I ALWAYS SEEM TO COME ON WAY TOO STRONG, BUT YOU’RE THE ONE I DREAM OF

AND MAYBE I’M JUST A FOOL THAT WAY, AND MAYBE I’M FOOLIN MYSELF

BUT I DON’T CARE BOUT WHAT THEY SAY, CAUSE I’M JUST A FOOL IN LOVE, WITH YOU

-VERSE-

I, THOUGHT YOU WANTED ME
BUT THAT’S ALRIGHT, I’LL JUST KEEP TRYING
YOU DON’T HAVE TO GO
THERE’S NO BETTER PLACE TO BE
I JUST WANT YOU TO KNOW
YOU MEAN THE WORLD TO ME
-BRIDGE-

YOU

YOU

YOU

YOU

-CHORUS-

Go Insane

Written By: Lindsey Buckingham of Fleetwood Mac

GO INSANE

Lindsey Buckingham

-VERSE-

Fm Eb Fm
Two kinds of people in this world
Fm Eb Fm
Winners; losers
Fm Eb Fm
I lost my power in this world
Fm Eb Fm
'Cause I did not use it

-CHORUS-

C#maj7 Cm7 Fm Eb Fm
So I go insane
C#maj7 Cm7 Fm Eb Fm
Like I always do
C#maj7 Cm7 Fm Eb Fm
And I call your name
C#maj7 Cm7 Fm Eb Fm
She's a lot like you

VERSE
Two kinds of trouble in this world

Livin'; dyin'

I lost my power in this world

And the rumors are flyin'

CHORUS 2

Discography

Debut LP to be released July 15th 2014

All
Songs by
MIKE STRENG


Produced
& Mixed
by
Ken Stringfellow at Le Son du Blé, Paris, France

Recorded at:

  • Le Son du Blé, Paris
  • Jupiter Studios, Seattle
  • Azza Music Studios, Seattle
Mastered By;
Christian Wright at Abbey Road Studios, London

Co-produced & recorded by Aaron Nicholes at Azza Music, Seattle.


THE MUSICIANS:

Mike Streng – Vocals, guitars, bass and keyboards

Aaron Nicholes – Drums, Keyboards, programming, backing vocals and bass

Guest Appearance: Ken Stringfellow - Keyboards, backing vocals, percussion, guitar and programming.

Erik Reed – Plays Trumpet on ‘Just for Tonight.’

'Go Insane' written by Lindsey Buckingham


CONTACT:

www.voxmirage.com

Info@voxmirage.com