Mia Porter (formally under the name St. Maane) is based in Rotterdam.
Raised with the records of Tom Waits and Lou Reed, she studied music in Rotterdam and Denmark. Inspired by Aldous Harding, Leonard Cohen, Timber Timbre, Cate Le Bon.
Under the pseudonym St. Maane she won De Grote Prijs van Rotterdam in 2017 – “Fascinating combination of dark poetry and an intimate voice.” – Jury Grote Prijs (translated from Dutch)
In the fall of 2018 she toured through the Netherlands (Popronde) and Sicily. In the spring of 2019 she released a live video of the single Julia on The Daily Indie.“ A song full of intoxicating lyrics and Fleet Foxes-like scales, climbing up to a point where you can just catch a glimpse of heavenly shimmering.” – The Daily Indie (translated from Dutch)
“Tender yet very strong.”
– 3voor12 Rotterdam (translated from Dutch)
“St. Maane dares to explore the beautiful depths of the dark(…) a top quality act!”
– Grote Prijs Rotterdam (translated from Dutch)