november 2010

watching myself on tv with friends;)

... good times;)

backstage at senkveld

fun times;) make sure u watch it tonight on tv2 ;) m

tired but happy;)

went a little overboard with the photo booth while i was still in tv-makeup;) ... i had such a great day at "senkveld" i´ve been there so many times now that it always feels like i´m meeting up w...

checking in before senkveld

... on my way to the studio.. be sure to watch it tomorrow;) m

how to play "home for christmas" ?...

correct "tabs"? http://nortabs.net/tab/3004/ i hope this is correct.. just copy/paste and play !! good luck ! m.

my first #1 in Norway!!

thoughts about today´s happy news; if i had known... 6 months ago when i was asked to write a song for Bent Hamers new movie "hjem til jul" that the song i was about to write would become so speci...

home for christmas-"chords"

i´ve been getting a lot of requests from u concerning chords for "home for christmas" .. while i am super flattered that u guys want to play this song i´m afraid i cant help you.. i don´t play any ...

senkveld this friday!!

i am performing "home for christmas" so tune in!!!!

"highlights" this week..

Annsofi performed "lullaby" on xfactor and i got to wish her goodluck on twitter (not sms) and she mentioned it on tv..she did a really great job!! i ate sushi in bed.. LOOOOVE! and i tweeted in ...

i was born this way?

NOT! -FAKE FAKE FAKE= FUN FUN FUN... gotta pamper myself sometimes right? VOILA !!!.. this was a weird blog-post .. i know... but it was my first time and i´m excited about it;)

another great review for "home for christmas"

|pulsen| |31 BERGENSAVISEN TIRSDAG 16. NOVEMBER 2010 Julemusikk Maria Mena «Home for Christmas» Singel / Sony Julestrømpesøtt oppgulp om kvasilengsel, sludd og Disney-engler er kanskje det du ...

BEIRUT ... soundcheck

ok, so i shared the stage at the show in beirut last weekend with some pretty HEAVY techno-acts.. never ever had to sit through a louder soundcheck.. it was INSANE!!! they have no rules when it com...

morsom overskrift på vg.no

Mørkhudet ranet solstudio med balltre ...

sunday. walking down memory lane

my best friend Katinka and i decided to pay our junior-high school a little visit today... it resulted in a lot of rememberig the golden years ;) we were both such losers back then;) (bjølsen skol...

MEXICAN NIGHT!! CALIENTE!

had a a mexican theme party yesterday and last minute we decided to play dress-up .. geeky i know. .

FUN #2

killing my darlings

i had to take a quick break from recording an writing a new song yesterday because i had to do an interview with vg (norwegian newspaper) -it was nice but weird..weird because i´m not used to promo...

FUN!

never in a million years had i thought people would like this song so much.. i am overwhelmed!! you should see all the tweets i´m getting.. unbelievable !! this just blows me away!! thank u!! m.

as requested by you ; "home for christmas" lyrics..

Carefull what you sayThis time of yearTends to weaken meAnd have a little decencyAnd let me cry in peaceBut there's a place where IErase the challenges I've been throughWhere I know every corner,Ev...

HOME FOR CHRISTMAS PROMO AND PREMIERE OF THE MOVIE

AS U MIGHT ALREADY KNOW .. MY SONG "HOME FOR CHRISTMAS" WRITTEN ESPECIALLY FOR BENT HAMER´S AMAZING MOVIE WITH THE SAME TITLE ("HJEM TIL JUL") WAS RELEASED IN NORWAY AND HOLLAND YESTERDAY (I´LL LET...

MY CRAZY TRIP TO BEIRUT, LEBANON

OUR TRIP TO BEIRUT WAS A LOT OF FUN AND COMPLETELY AND UTTERLY EXHAUSTING!! MOSTLY BECAUSE OF OUR FLIGHT-SCHEDULE ;) WE LEFT OSLO, GARDERMOEN AIRPORT AROUNF 4PM. AND ARRIVED AT OUR HOTEL AT 5 O´CLO...

pre-chorus clip from today

there´s no special reason for it.. or for posting THIS song-snippet, i just wanted to;) this is for the hardcore fans out there... love u and working hard for u!! m song´s working title is "...

studio today

haha .. martin´s hair made me laugh..

happy birthday Anthony Mena

<3

happy halloweeeeeen!

we didn´t celebrate but the rest of the world did and we were entertained by the neighborhood kids;) i drank tea from my halloween-mug.. celebration enough;)

people keep sending me pictures like this ...

twitter has opened up a whole new (photographic) world for me.. people keep sending baby-pics of me... i guess all i have to say is, thank u! and keep it up... i´ll blog them;) fun.
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