Javiera Mena is a Chilean Indie electropop musician. Her musical style tends to be synthesized electronic sound. Prior to her official debut she made acoustic-oriented songs accompanied solely by guitar. She achieved wider recognition after releasing her first album Esquemas Juveniles.
Javiera Mena was born on June 3, 1983 in Chile. She has been performing live since she was 17. Her first concert was in a classroom of Juan Gómez Millas Campus at the University of Chile. She recorded some demos in 2003 but it was leaked to the internet by her friends. Javiera’s first song officially published was “Sol de Invierno”.
In May 2011, she toured in Spain and performed live as one of the foreign acts of the Primavera Sound Festival in Barcelona. She was praised for her performance and got the attention of the Spanish local press.