Meaghan Smith performs during the second IlluminAqua concert of the season, Friday, June 15, 2012 in Welland, Ont. The Juno award-winning artist opened the show for Canadian vocalist Jill Barber.
DAVE HANUSCHUK / WELLAND TRIBUNE / QMI AGENCY
JBNBlog needs to play catchup with Meaghan Smith’s new album . . . Have A Heart is out today . . . & needs to be tracked down pronto
Here’s what the former Londoner had to say about its impending arrival a couple of weeks ago on meaghansmith.com . . .
It’s finally happening!! Physical copies of my full length album Have A Heart will be available everywhere on April 22nd! Yes, I will ship worldwide! You can Pre-Order the CD, or Vinyl with Bonus CD now and receive the album’s first single and the title track, “Have A Heart” digitally. And as an exclusive bonus, the first 200 Pre-Orders will receive a CD booklet autographed by yours truly.
Have A Heart will be available digitally within Canada exclusively on iTunes the same day. You can see the album trailer right now to get a preview of the second single from the album, “Mirror”! Check it all out here! (here as in her home base in the Halifax area. . . on her website . . . JBNBlog)
Here is our Meaghan Smith quiz du jour to celebrate Have A Heart’s arrival:
1) When Meaghan Smith won the best new artist Juno, two other former Londoners were also contenders. Name them . . . & for bonus point add details about the relative “newness”of all three London-tied aces in the category.
2) Name two schools she attended in London.
3) That ace guitarist with her in the Welland photograph is Jason Mingo . . . what is her sweet on-stage nickname for him?
The usual prizes await as the celeb judges play the Meaghan Smith we do have around the basement.
Go Meaghan go Jason . . . .& come back to #ldnont soon.