Work Wife Electronic Press Kit

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Bio


    Work Wife is the dream pop project started by Brooklyn-based musician Meredith Lampe (also of Colatura). With influences such as Men I Trust, Faye Webster, and American Football, Work Wife blends melancholy lyrics and folk rock instrumentals to achieve music that evokes her own dark humor. Work Wife's debut EP is due out December 2022 on Born Losers Records, produced by Jordan Dunn-Pilz and Daniel Álvarez de Toledo (Toledo) and mixed by Melina Duterte (Jay Som). She writes out of her home studio in Greenpoint, Brooklyn, and plays live joined by drummer Cody Edgerly and Kenny Monroe on bass.

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Press & Features


"'Ride, Ride,' a softly exhilarating indie-pop song that captures the bliss and blur of a long night out.”
Read more on Flood Magazine
"sweet, vulnerable and stripped-down”
Read more on Rolling Stone India
"Lampe’s glassy vocals ring out over swirling finger-picked guitar, a hushed and vulnerable vocal performance that feels like she’s sharing long-held secrets and deeply held truths.”
Read more on Under the Radar
"Meredith Lampe as Work Wife has built up a reputation for crafting intricate productions led by authentic songwriting."
Read more on Earmilk
"The catchy + clever debut single from Meredith Lampe's new solo project is an all-too-relatable 'eye-roll at going on the same dates over and over again.'”
Read more on Bands Do BK
"Thought We Met Before is not predominantly pessimistic either, but rather approaches the problem with a kind of dark humor, which contributes well to the atmosphere of the track."
Read more on Picky Magazine

Upcoming Shows


12.3.22 EP RELEASE at Union Pool (Brooklyn, NY)

Past Shows


11.5.22 at The Broadway (Brooklyn, NY)
10.15.22 at Loft Sounds (Brooklyn, NY)
10.7.22 at Our Wicked Lady (Roof) (Brooklyn, NY)
8.31.22 at The Sultan Room (Brooklyn, NY)
8.7.22 at Underbelly (Jacksonville, FL)
Supporting Anthony Green
8.6.22 at The Social (Orlando, FL)
Supporting Anthony Green
8.5.22 at The Orpheum (Tampa, FL)
Supporting Anthony Green
8.4.22 at Respectable Street (W Palm Beach, FL)
Supporting Anthony Green
7.17.22 at The Jungle (Boston, MA)
7.16.22 at Tubby's (Kingston, NY)
7.15.22 at Asbestos Family Farm (Western Mass)
7.9.22 at DZ Fest (Hickory Hills, IL)
7.8.22 at Paradigm Brewing (Sheboygan, WI)
7.7.22 at Beat Kitchen (Chicago, IL)
6.28.22 at Mercury Lounge (New York City, NY)
5.27.22 at Pet Rescue (Brooklyn, NY)
3.10.22 at New Colossus Festival (New York City, NY)
3.5.22 at The Broadway (Brooklyn, NY)
1.22.22 at No Hassle Castle (Brooklyn, NY)