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  • CJ Taylor

Review: "Mary Ann" - Maxiz

Maxiz's latest single "Mary Ann" explores human emotions and connections. The lyrics vividly depict the narrator's relationship with their friend Mary Ann, capturing the bittersweet essence of longing and heartbreak. The opening lines, "You were my only friend / But you broke my heart again / When you didn't jump through the TV screen," immediately draw the listener in, evoking a sense of melancholy and the disconnect between the narrator's idealized perception of their friendship and the harsh reality of its demise. The song delves into the complexities of love, as the narrator grapples with the uncertainty of whether "this love is right," hinting at the conflicting feelings that often accompany relationships. Listeners can readily relate to the universal themes of friendship, loss, and the struggle to reconcile the gap between our dreams and the realities we face.

The musical style and structure of "Mary Ann" perfectly complement the emotional depth of the lyrics. The song's mellow and introspective tone, coupled with the gentle strumming of the guitar, creates an intimate and contemplative atmosphere. The use of minor chords and the subdued melody contribute to the overall melancholic feel, inviting the listener to empathize with the narrator's journey. The song's structure, with its verse-chorus-verse format, allows for a natural flow and progression, mirroring the ebb and flow of the emotional narrative. The repeated chorus, "You were my only friend / But you broke my heart again," serves as a haunting refrain, reinforcing the central themes of the song.

Maxiz, the artist behind "Mary Ann," is a singer, songwriter, and musician hailing from Meran, Italy. Growing up in the picturesque setting of the Italian Alps, Maxiz spent much of his early career performing solo acoustic shows in bars and pubs, gradually gaining recognition within the local music scene. His first major breakthrough came with the release of his hit single "Need You," which garnered millions of streams and established him as a rising talent in the industry.2  Seeking to further his artistic aspirations, Maxiz decided to relocate to Berlin, where he has continued to collaborate with musicians and producers from around the world. With a diverse range of musical influences and a keen eye for emotional storytelling, Maxiz has steadily built a devoted fanbase and established himself as a compelling voice in the contemporary music landscape

I encourage you guys to go give "Mary Ann" a listen on Spoitfy in the link down below or the audio video above, you can trust me when I say you won't be disappointed and you may wind up having this song on replay like me. If you want to follow Maxiz's musical journey or stay updated on his latest releases and tour dates, you can follow him on all of his social media platforms in the links down below.

Written By CJ Taylor



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