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Cheyenne Mize

Cheyenne Mize

Mize introduced herself internationally with the 10″ release Among the Gold (2009) with Bonnie Prince Billy – a collection of late 19th-century American parlor music. After touring with the Bonnie Prince, Ben Sollee, and Daniel Martin Moore, Cheyenne released her first solo album, Before Lately (2010), on sonaBLAST! Records. An EP, We Don’t Need (2012), and another full-length album, Among the Grey (2013), followed on Yep Roc Records, along with several national tours with her band of Drew English, JC Denison, and Emily Hagihara.  Mize won Best Singer/Songwriter in the 1st Annual Louisville Music Awards in 2013.

Mize also has a passion for traditional music and has released three records with counterparts Joan Shelley and Julia Purcell as Maiden Radio - one self-titled Maiden Radio (2010), one called Lullabies (2011), and the latest Wolvering (2015). Maiden Radio has been nominated for best Americana artist for 2 years running at the Louisville Music Awards.

Although she is seen on a stage from time to time, these days Cheyenne spends most of her time as Co-Executive Director and Music Therapist at Strive Inc., Louisville's nonprofit arts and wellness education and service provider...