Brenda Weiler

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Brenda Weiler is a singer/songwriter originally from Fargo, North Dakota. Her plans of "exploring music" before attending college developed into a career. Her debut album Trickle Down was released in 1997 on 'Barking Dog' records as was its follow-up, 1999's Crazy Happy. Moving to the Twin Cities, MN area, Brenda affiliated herself with independent artist distribution group Peppermint for her third album, 2000's Fly Me Back. The following year saw the self-release of Live. Re-locating to Portland, OR, Brenda released her first nationally-distributed album, Cold Weather, on Virt Records in 2003. In 2007 she released End The Rain, on Speakerphone Records, which is dedicated to her sister Jennifer.

Discography[edit]

Albums[edit]

1997 Trickle Down

1999 Crazy Happy

2000 Fly Me Back

2001 Live

2003 Cold Weather

2007 End The Rain

Additional Appearances[edit]

1998 The Summer Air by Mike & Linda Coates (Brenda contributes vocals to three cover songs on this album)

Compilations[edit]

1999 Peppermint Sampler Volume 2 (includes demo version of "You Sweet Thing")

2003 Silage KQ92 Homegrown (includes a live version of "Honolulu, Minnesota" with Darren Jackson)

2005 Live Java Blend: Volume 2 (includes a live version of "Scatter")

Awards[edit]

  • Minnesota Music Award for Best Female Vocalist 2000
  • Minnesota Music Award for Best Folk/Acoustic Artist 2001
  • Minnesota Music Award for Best Singer/Songwriter 2002

Albums With Song Lists[edit]

Trickle Down

    1 Trickle Down
    2 5,000 Miles
    3 Drag
    4 Scrub
    5 Dancer
    6 'Til The End
    7 Ring Around Your Waist
    8 95
    9 Wait And See
    10 Tight
    11 This Voice

Crazy Happy

    1 Tease
    2 Willing
    3 Weave My Way
    4 One Step Away
    5 Poor Me
    6 Change
    7 Anyway
    8 Sweet Lullaby
    9 Jordan 
    10 Pretty Face
    11 In the Morning

Fly Me Back

    1 Noella Rae
    2 Daisy
    3 Breathe
    4 You Sweet Thing 
    5 Sunray
    6 Boston
    7 Motherless Chile
    8 Bold
    9 Fly Me Back
    10 Better

"Live"

    1 Willing
    2 Breathe
    3 Trickle Down
    4 Out of the Blue
    5 Tease
    6 You Sweet Thing
    7 Trouble
    8 Motherless Chile
    9 Noella Rae
    10 Swimming
    11 Pretty Face
    12 In the Morning
    13 Jordan 
    14 Sunray 
    15 This Voice
    16 Try to Remember (Studio Version)

Cold Weather

    1 Faucet
    2 Sacred
    3 Trouble
    4 Christmas Sweater
    5 Scatter
    6 California
    7 Out Of The Blue
    8 Honolulu, Minnesota
    9 Medicine
    10 The Weather I'm In
    11 Ruin

End the Rain

    1 Not Forgiven 
    2 Falling
    3 Leaving
    4 Wish for the Sun
    5 Noise and Sound
    6 Those Neighbor Kids
    7 Out of Control
    8 The Will
    9 Something Bigger
    10 What Are We Gonna Do
    11 End the Rain

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