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My new home!

What makes you feel at HOME? It was really hectic moving but it was no SURPRISE that the first time I actually felt at home was the night I unpacked my MUSIC equipment! Check out this sneak peak of my first Periscope gig in my new home! It’s called “Late night guitar session in my new home! #EVICTED MUSICIAN” When will YOU join me on Periscope… Maybe we should make a date?
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I got EVICTED!

So… You know how I told you I had so much fun with bringing myself & my music LIVE to you? Well Darling… It got me EVICTED! But nothing can separate me from my MUSIC! Here’s another PERISCOPE gig in my house, it’s my last night before I moved called Jammin in London See all the boxes behind me! An exciting new adventure awaits for this FREE SPIRIT! With love and excitement! Maria Lua xx
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I’ve discovered Periscope!

So I discovered Periscope… Periscope lets you explore the world through the eyes of somebody else… This is a SNEAK PEAK of my first live broadcast that went viral. Its called “Can’t Sleep? Midnight Jam with Maria Lua” I had so much fun with bringing myself & my music LIVE to you that I had to move it to the bathroom because of the neighbours complaints!! Stay TUNED for more as this tale has a twist!
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Warpaint & Massive Attack LIVE in London!

A few weeks ago I saw an ad in the paper about the British Summertime Festival happening in Hyde Park here in London where I live. The festival runs over a period of 3 days packing some of the best bands and live acts together that you could possibly squeeze into a weekend! And the line-up for the Friday had my name written all over it. Massive Attack & Warpaint! Two of my most favourite bands of ALL time! And including Patti Smith – someone I’ve been wanting to see live for a long time! I KNEW I was meant
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Check out my single | Love Me Madly

Maria Lua | Love Me Madly Photography by Mwana How can you love me madly? When I walk away? When I’ve got nothing to give? How can you love me madly? When I walk away? When I’ve got nothing to give? Chorus I will always love you Until the end Cos you are my friend And I know that you do Have something to give Cos I’ve seen you give it before. How can you love me madly? When I walk away? When I’ve got nothing to say? Chorus I will always love you Until the end Cos you are my
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Check out my single | Warm Beating Heart

Maria Lua | Warm Beating Heart Photography by Mwana The streets are wild Don’t get out your car And if you do, don’t go far ‘Cause wild beasts, they roam our streets And alley ways Hard cold steel Cuts through Soft warm flesh Chorus But aaah When the daylight comes And the Summer too And I look into you I see there lies A Warm Beating Heart And I realise It was there from the start A Warm Beating Heart Warm Beating Heart Warm Beating Heart The streets are wild Don’t leave your house Lock your windows Lock your doors
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Check out my single | Jump

Maria Lua | Jump Photography by Mwana If I jump I my fall But I’ll never know if I can fly at all So I’ll either jump and fly Or I’ll let my life pass me byAnd though I’ve seen what can happen If you haven’t no heart in this So I’ll either slump and cry Or I’ll let my life fly Oh FlyyyChorus See I’ve been given a chance to make it And as God’s my witness I’m gonna take it Oh take it awayyyIf I jump I my fall But I’ll never know if I can fly at
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Join My Tribe!

Dearest Music-loving free spirits xx If you haven’t done so already.. Please feel free to Join My Tribe for regular free music and love xx … and 2 free downloads of my favourite songs! Blessings, Maria xx
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Shaun’s Song

Last year I was contacted by someone in Australia who’s brother Shaun had just passed away unfortunately, and he wanted me to help with preparing a song for his funeral. The twist in this tale is that Shaun (who passed away) had been a song writer and musician himself, and his brother (who had contacted me) had the lyrics for one of Shaun’s unfinished songs. And he wanted me to produce it into a finished song which could be played in his memory. So it did just that. I took the lyrics and arranged them into a song with a chorus and verses, and came up
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Super Full Moon Eclipse Home Gig!

So as I wrote this post the Moon was about to be eclipsed by the Earth! I decided to stay up till 2am to watch my first ever eclipse. Lucky for me I can see the Moon shine right through my sitting room window. I’ve got front-row seats! Big event people…I can already feel the energy surging through my life! I’ll let you know how it all turns out. Through my music 🙂 Meanwhile back at the ranch —–> I did a LIVE streaming gig from my home yesterday at sunset and the energy was palpable. Music was inspired, and I got sent a lot
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