Latest Album

Lyrics by Mackenzie Gainey; instrumentals by Dallas Gainey and Mackenzie Gainey; produced by Alek Roslik; album cover designed by Kristin Wincek Download the EP on bandcamp

Electric Cello–Amplified

The Cecilio Electric Cello has arrived. It isn’t custom-made or a Yamaha, but it will undoubtedly do the job in the recording studio. I am satisfied with the purchase based on my budget. But I will say, if you have the financial means to invest in a quality instrument, do invest. My first attempt to…

Purchasing An Electric Cello

A beautiful, full-size, hand-carved, maple wood electric cello in pearl white is scheduled to arrive at my doorstep. I’m ecstatic because the price was within my budget and I no longer have a classical cello (short, but sad, story). An electric cello ups my game, expanding the resources in my home recording studio. In researching…

Saturday morning: KFAI Radio w/o Boundaries

I’m excited to participate in my second interview this year with host Dee Henry Williams on KFAI, Radio without Boundaries! I’m a lot nervous. Dee’s show is called A Great Blend of Watercolors and focuses on Jazz, Blues and a bit of old school. We will discuss my first EP release, future projects, and I…

How to Soundproof a Room—sort of

It’s time to wrap up my first album! A crucial step towards completion was to finish soundproofing a small closet which I was finally able to accomplish two days ago -Pink foam everywhere! Check out the video to get a glimpse of what some of the process was like. I’m super-anxious to get in there…

Recent Interview – Ashbeezy Breezy

Check out the Live with Ashbeezy Breezy show and listen to an interview with Mackenzie from Wednesday June 20, 2012. Hear discussion and songs from Mackenzie’s first EP, Mundified, and listen to co-projects she has planned for the near future.