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Mel Wade

Mel Wade

Singer Songwriter / Acoustic / Folk Reno, NV  US
Like You Like Me
Like You Like Me
Twisting The Wires
Twisting The Wires
Saturn Return
Saturn Return
The Fire Song
The Fire Song
Penny Song
Penny Song


Mel Wade & Gia


  • Mon

    Aug 24

    Reno, NV, US | 6:00pm

    Come out and support local music, at this great local spot along the Truckee river. We will be playing 6-9pm

  • Sun

    Aug 23

    Reno, NV, US | 12:00pm

    Sky Tavern Summer Music Series is back bringing some of the best local bands, beer and food to the mountain this Summer. We will be sharing the stage with Kate Cotter, Eric Anderson, Lacey Mattison, and Georgia Mower. This is a family friendly event! All proceeds benefit Sky Tavern. Gates open at 12pm - Music 1-4. We hope you can make it out!

  • Sat

    Aug 22

    Clio, CA, US | 6:00pm

    We are really excited to be sharing our music here for the first time. The outdoor atmosphere is beautiful, and the food and drink selections look delicious. Come support great music, and a great local spot!

  • Thu

    Aug 20

    Sparks, NV, US | 6:00pm

    We are excited to be playing here for the first time this Summer. Join us outside of The Cantina in Sparks, for some tasty food choices and beverages, as we serenade you through the evening. We will be playing 6-8 pm

  • Sat

    Aug 8

    Reno, NV, US | 6:30pm

    If you haven't seen this gem by the Truckee river, this is a perfect opportunity. BYOB or wine, and a comfy chair, and sit back and relax while I serenade you through the evening :)


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  • R. Michael King / Wolf Canyon Music (Artist)
    R. Michael King / Wolf Canyon Music
    Amazing acoustic folk. Love the Penny song. Some days you just need a dose of Mel Wade for an "escape".
  • Secily (Artist)
    You are so amazing!
  • John Frederick (Artist)
    John Frederick
    Really enjoy Can't Buy Love. Wonderful vocals and songwriting! Thank you for sharing.
  • TE Fireoved (Artist)
    TE Fireoved
    ~ Great to see you on RN sharing your good vibes!~ Digging your page! ~குuitar====+++™L0vE Respect and harmony to you! te
  • Liam Kyle Cahill (Artist)
    Liam Kyle Cahill
    Your music and stage presence blow me away! I cannot wait for your new album later this year!



Mel Wade



Sounds Like: Natalie Merchant

Bio: Mel Wade’s genre of bluesy-folk soul grew from the musical seeds planted throughout her childhood. One of nine children, Mel began playing the piano at the ripe age of six, singing with her family as a matter of course. After receiving a guitar from a brother while still a teenager, Mel pulled f...See Full Bio

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"You love Mel Wade's music for the same reasons you love her. It is genuine, stripped down, and inviting. The richness and depth of her voice, combined with the sweet strum of her guitar, create a sound best described as an experience. From her vocals, to her lyrics, to her guitar, Mel always strikes a chord with her audience."

— Jonathan Wade, .

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Q: How is it that you have a different guitar in almost every photo??

A: I own the two main guitars you see in the photos. One is an ovation, and the other an Aria. They can be a little fickle, so I switch it up depending on which guitar sounds the best at the time.

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