Buck Meek (Big Thief) Gives Us A Jailbreak From Reality With “Maybe”

Free the mind

Photo: Adrianne Lenker

If you have been dreaming of being free from the constraints of mundane life and civil requirements, then Buck Meek’s “Maybe” is the folk dreamy piece that captures your desire. It’s a sunny, sparkling piece that is fueled with hypnotic guitar and intricate croons of Buck. From the minimalistic midtempo beginnings to cathartic string floods, “Maybe” stretches your mind and lets you melodically savor the sensation of freedom:

“Maybe” is from Buck Meek’s upcoming self-titled solo LP, which will be out on May 18. Known for being the co-founder and lead guitarist of Big Thief, Buck Meek will be touring alongside Sam Evian in support of his solo record. See him live:

5/30 – Kerrville Folk Festival (Kerrville, TX, USA)

6/7 – Great Scott (Allston, MA, USA)

6/8 – Rough Trade (Brooklyn, NY, USA)

6/9 – Songbyrd (Washington, DC, USA)

6/10 – The Pinhook (Durham, NC, USA)

6/12 – The High Watt (Nashville, TN, USA)

6/13 – The Bishop (Bloomington, IN, USA)

6/14 – Schuba’s (Chicago, IL, USA)

6/15 – The Funhouse (Millvale, PA, USA)

6/16 – Johnny Brenda’s (Philadelphia, PA, USA)