Maia Rowan is an 18-year-old singer-songwriter and producer from Santa Cruz California, currently starting her freshman year at the Liverpool Institute of Performing Arts. She writes deeply personal jazz influenced alt rock. In 2021, she released her debut EP, Fantasy (listen here). She’s currently working on a concept album called Remote Avalanche Machine. It’s an incredibly vulnerable, strikingly observant record exploring her mom’s recent battle with cancer, as well as themes of escapism and hope.