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Meghann Wright - "Black Kiss" (audio) (Premiere)

With a voice that sounds like a hybrid of KT Tunstall and Adele, Meghann Wright delivers some sultry blues with her new tune "Black Kiss".

Based in Brooklyn but hailing from Makaha, Hawaii, Meghann Wright will soon release her debut full-length LP, Nothing Left to Lose, which will no doubt bring some additional heat to the summer months. As tunes like "Black Kiss" evince (stream the track below), Wright is adept at a brand of bluesy rock that's confident in its strut and sultry in its disposition. As Bitch Magazine aptly puts it, Wright's "got a point to make", and when that point is made with boot-stompin' rhythms and tasty, bluesy guitar solos, folks are no doubt bound to hear her out.

From 19 June through 8 August, Wright will join the lengthy lineup of 2015's Warped Tour, where she will feature as an Acoustic Basement artist.

Wright tells PopMatters about the track, "The theme of the song is addiction of all kinds. My inspiration comes from a toxic relationship that was difficult to leave because it was steeped in codependency."




Nothing Left to Lose is out on 30 June via BlackTop Records.

Warped Tour dates:

June 17 -- Anchorage, AK -- George M Sullivan Sports Arena

June 19 -- Pomona, CA -- Pomona Fairplex

June 20 -- Mountain View, CA -- Shoreline Amphitheatre

June 21 -- Ventura, CA -- Seaside Park -- Ventura County Fairgrounds

June 23 -- Mesa, AZ -- Quail Run Park

June 24 -- Albuquerque, NM -- Isleta Amphitheater

June 25 -- Oklahoma City, OK -- Remington Park

June 26 -- Houston, TX -- NRG Park Main St Yellow Lot

June 27 -- Dallas, TX -- Gexa Energy Pavilion

June 28 -- San Antonio, TX -- AT&T Center

July 01 -- Nashville, TN -- Tennessee State Fairgrounds

July 02 -- Atlanta, GA -- Aaron’s Amphitheatre at Lakewood

July 03 -- St. Petersburg, FL -- Vinoy Park

July 04 -- West Palm Beach, FL -- Coral Sky Amphitheatre at the South Florida Fairgrounds

July 05 -- Orlando, FL -- Tinker Field

July 06 -- Jacksonville, FL -- Morocco Shrine Auditorium And Grounds

July 07 -- Charlotte, NC -- PNC Music Pavilion

July 08 -- Virginia Beach, VA -- Farm Bureau Live

July 09 -- Pittsburgh, PA -- First Niagara Pavilion

July 10 -- Camden, NJ -- Susquehanna Bank Center

July 11 -- Wantagh, NY -- Nikon at Jones Beach Amphitheatre

July 12 -- Hartford, CT -- Xfinity Theatre

July 14 -- Mansfield, MA -- Xfinity Center

July 15 -- Darien Center, NY -- Darien Lake PAC

July 16 -- Cincinnati, OH -- Riverbend Music Center

July 17 -- Toronto, ON -- Molson Canadian Amphitheatre

July 18 -- Columbia, MD -- Merriweather Post Pavilion

July 19 -- Holmdel, NJ -- PNC Bank Arts Center

July 21 -- Scranton, PA -- The Pavilion at Montage Mountain

July 23 -- Cuyahoga Falls, OH -- Blossom Music Center

July 24 -- Detroit, MI -- The Palace of Auburn Hills Parking Lot

July 25 -- Chicago, IL -- First Midwest Bank Amphitheater

July 26 -- Shakopee, MN -- Canterbury Park

July 27 -- Maryland Heights, MO -- Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre

July 28 -- Milwaukee, WI -- Marcus Amphitheatre

July 29 -- Noblesville, IN -- Klipsch Music Center

July 30 -- Bonner Springs, KS -- Cricket Wireless Amphitheater

August 01 -- Salt Lake City, UT -- Utah State Fairpark

August 02 -- Denver, CO -- Pepsi Center Parking Lot

August 05 -- San Diego, CA -- Qualcomm Stadium Parking Lot

August 07 -- Portland, OR -- Portland Expo Center

August 08 -- Auburn, WA -- White River Amphitheater

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