The Marías

The Marías

Indie / Indie-Pop / Psych-rock

The Marías

  • From: Los Angeles, CA
  • Related Artists: Men I Trust, Cuco, SALES

Formed in Los Angeles in late 2016, The Marías is the psychedelic-soul lovechild of LA native, Josh Conway and Puerto Rican-bred, Atlanta-raised María. A smooth rendezvous of jazz percussion, hypnotic guitar riffs, smoke-velvet vocals and nostalgic horn solos, there’s something undeniably sensual in the group’s dreamlike fusion of jazz, psychedelia, funk and lounge.

With María on lead vocals and Josh on drums, the couple is joined by their closest friends and fellow musicians. On guitar, Jesse Perlman, born and bred of LA, with "tones that can melt steel," say his bandmates. On bass, Canadian born and Berklee trained Carter Lee. On keys, Edward James.

As they take to the stage, dressed like a dream from another era – it’s clear why fans cheekily compare their sound to ‘having sex in the 70s’ or like ‘pouring cream into coffee.’ Watching them, you feel transported, taken over by a sultry tranquility as you drift into a timeless space.

They released their first EP, titled Superclean Vol. I in the fall of 2017, and it'll be followed by Superclean Vol. II in early 2018. The first single off of the project, a smooth song called "Cariño," shows major promise for the collection as a whole. The band tours North America on a fall tour presented by Ones To Watch in fall 2018.

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The Marías : Cariño (Single)
  • Latest Album:
    Cariño (Single)
  • Release Date:
    August 17, 2018

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  • 11/7/18

    THE MARIAS & TRIATHALON – ONES TO WATCH TOUR

    Denver, CO  |  Marquis Theater

  • 11/9/18

    Ones To Watch Presents: The Marias and Triathalon

    Dallas, TX  |  The Cambridge Room at House Of Blues

  • 11/16/18

    Ones To Watch Presents: The Marias and Triathalon

    Philadelphia, PA  |  The Foundry

  • 11/18/18

    Ones To Watch Presents: The Marias and Triathalon

    New York, NY  |  Gramercy Theatre

  • 11/20/18

    Ones To Watch Presents: The Marias and Triathalon

    Boston, MA  |  Brighton Music Hall

  • 11/22/18

    THE MARIAS & TRIATHALON - ONES TO WATCH TOUR

    Toronto, ON  |  Mod Club

  • 12/1/18

    Ones To Watch Presents: The Marias and Triathalon

    VANCOUVER, BC  |  RICKSHAW THEATRE

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