Marella Confides: I Think She’s In Love With Me

The emerging indie-rock singer-songwriter crosses his fingers & hopes for the best.

Marella shares the sweet anticipation of impending romance in his new single I Think She’s In Love With Me — showcasing today on Tinnitist.

Along with being a exploration of the excitement of being in love, I Think She’s In Love With Me serves as a reflection of Daniel Marella’s artistic evolution. The track’s lively surf-inspired feel evokes the joy and nostalgia of early backyard performances, resonating with a broad audience. Its lyrics paint a vivid picture of romantic bewilderment and recognition, encapsulated in the catchy chorus:

“Cause she knows everything
And I ain’t got no memory
When it comes time to go I know
She always
She knows my name
She screams my name
And she doesn’t know anything
But I think she’s in love with me.”

Marella shares a personal connection to the song, revealing it was co-written with a close friend three years prior. This collaboration, born from a spontaneous moment of musical synergy, has since evolved into a full-fledged track under the guidance of producer Max Bienert. Marella reflects on the song’s journey from a college room demo to a polished studio recording, highlighting the special place it holds in his discography and the future of his Marella project.

Marella, a rising star in the Southern California rock ’n’ roll landscape, captivates audiences with his bold and heartfelt musical style. Born and raised in the Bay Area, his music has a raw energy and authenticity, defining his performances that are both exuberant and meticulously crafted. Now making his home in Los Angeles, Marella’s talents extend beyond his solo work; he brings his dynamic drumming skills to collaborations with a variety of artists. However, it’s his solo project Marella that resonates deeply with him, representing a truly personal and cherished endeavor.

Marella’s upcoming work promises to offer fans a more intimate look at his journey. It’s a narrative that mirrors their own — one of passion, dedication, and boundless creativity, painting a portrait of an artist who is not only remarkably talented but also profoundly relatable. As he likes to put it, “I think part of the appeal for my music is that I’m just a dude. I’m nothing more than just your average guy.”

Check out I Think She’s In Love With Me above, hear more from Marella below, and find him on his website and Instagram.