Maia Rowan is an 19-year-old singer-songwriter and producer from Santa Cruz California, currently studying at the Liverpool Institute of Performing Arts. She writes deeply personal jazz influenced art-pop. 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.