At fifteen, she started as a member of the band Little Red Rocket. This band brought Who Did You Pay (1997) and It 's in the Sound (2000 ), two albums with Geffen Records out; after that the band broke up. After moving to Athens Taylor in the U.S. state of Georgia, she and her band - mate Orenda Fink, the duo Azure Ray. After three albums with Azure Ray began with musical solo projects.
Her first solo album 11:11 appeared in May 2005, the album Lynn Teeter Flower (March 2007 ) LadyLuck (April 2009) and Overlook (August 2011) followed.
Maria Taylor also worked with Bright Eyes and Moby together. She plays several instruments, including drums, piano and guitar.
Their song "Song Beneath The Song" was played in the US-American television series Grey's Anatomy and it was also an episode of the series named after her ( The musical episode).