is an Earth pony who appears in several episodes throughout the series. He has a moderate brown coat, amber mane and apple green eyes. The show does not name him, only referring to him as "Working Pony" in the
of the episode
Too Many Pinkie Pies
, but he receives his name from
. He shares his design with
Depiction in the series
Meadow Song is a
who generally appears in large groups at events throughout the series. He sometimes accompanies members of the
. In multiple episodes, he wears a prospector's hat.
season one, Meadow Song is first seen during Twilight Sparkle's return scene to Ponyville at the end of Friendship is Magic, part 2, with no cutie mark. He next appears in Applejack's fantasy during The Ticket Master, still with no cutie mark. He is then seen in Boast Busters as a member of the crowd watching Trixie's magic show, again with no cutie mark. He is also seen in Fall Weather Friends, watching Applejack and Rainbow Dash take part in the Iron Pony competition. He is seen as a Pegasus in Sonic Rainboom with a speaking role. He then appears in Green Isn't Your Color. He is next seen in Over a Barrel with the rest of the Appleloosans, wearing a prospector's hat. He later appears in The Cutie Mark Chronicles and The Best Night Ever.
Season two Meadow Song's costume in Luna Eclipsed.
Meadow has a recurring background appearance dressed as a ninja in
alongside other partygoers. He dances with
and comforts an upset "
Nightmare Night festival
. He is also seen during
Family Appreciation Day
, lining up for zap apple jam both in
's sepia flashback and in the present day. He then appears in
The Last Roundup
stadium, first wearing a prospector's hat and subsequently as a rodeo clown. He is next seen during
The Super Speedy Cider Squeezy 6000
Hearts and Hooves Day
. He later attends
's seminar during
Putting Your Hoof Down
, with a speaking role. He next appears in
It's About Time
, and later appears in
. He also appears in
A Canterlot Wedding - Part 2
, serving as one of
's assistants at his wedding to
. He is present for the failed wedding but absent from the successful wedding, and later appears wearing a prospector's hat at the wedding reception alongside
Meadow is seen helping raise a new barn in
Too Many Pinkie Pies alongside Applejack, Big McIntosh and Apple Fritter. He is next seen in One Bad Apple. He also turns up in Apple Family Reunion, helping raise another barn with the Apple family, but he is not included in any of the family photos. Meadow Song is also seen during Games Ponies Play, wearing a prospector's hat at the Crystal Empire, and in Magical Mystery Cure.
Meadow Song appears in the crowd at the
Crystal Empire in Flight to the Finish, at the train station in Three's a Crowd, and in both Appleloosa and Ponyville in Pinkie Pride, where he helps prepare the party, appears yet again in the crowd, and appears in a flashback, playing an accordion. In Simple Ways, he is seen during the Ponyville Days Festival announcement, and sometimes has a different cutie mark. He also appears in Filli Vanilli and It Ain't Easy Being Breezies.
Times are approximate.
2 20:23 ~ 21:01 - in the crowd of ponies (no cutie mark)
3 2:28 - in Applejack's fantasy sequence (no cutie mark)
6 3:45 ~ 4:52, 7:47, 8:43 - in the crowd at Trixie's magic show (no cutie mark)
Duplicates: 3:45 - directly behind another Meadow Song
13 6:25 - watching the Long Jump
16 14:49 - " Let's do this!" (Pegasus version)
18 15:14 - in the crowd of ponies applauding Snips and Snails
20 16:44 ~ 18:39 - at Fluttershy's second fashion show
21 7:42 - Mild West-dancing with Apple Fritter; 14:02 ~ 14:31 - in the crowd of ponies, behind Rainbow Dash and Little Strongheart; 16:51 - standing in Appleloosa; 17:10 - in the crowd as Noteworthy and Cherry Fizzy raise a flag; 18:03 - preparing for the buffalo's attack; 19:07 - watching the buffalo stampede and throwing a pie; 20:09 - watching Chief Thunderhooves fall; 20:34 - in the crowd of ponies and buffalo
23 15:28 - watching Twilight Sparkle go "yes-yes-yes-yes-yes!"
26 1:31 - approached by Rarity to pull the girls' carriage to the Grand Galloping Gala; 3:50 - pulling a carriage with Goldengrape; 6:18 - in Pinkie Pie's fantasy sequence during her verse in At the Gala
4 2:39 - dancing next to Berryshine; 4:14 - in the crowd listening to Mayor Mare; 6:48 - watching as Princess Luna arrives; 6:57 ~ 8:22 - crouching in fear of Luna; 11:55 - dancing next to Berryshine; 13:09 - watching Luna at the pumpkin toss; 13:33 - admiring Luna; 15:03 - scared of Luna; 15:32 - in the crowd after Luna cancels Nightmare Night; 15:48 - consoling "Noi"; 16:43 - looking sad (all appearances are in a ninja costume)
12 19:02, 20:31 - in line for zap apple jam (with several duplicates)
14 7:26 - talking with "Peachy Cream"; 7:46 - sleeping on a rooftop
15 2:08, 3:16, 3:33, 10:09, 10:32, 10:36 - in line for apple cider, 2:58 - drinking apple cider; 5:21 ~ 7:55 - in the crowd during The Flim Flam Brothers; 16:09, 17:45, 18:41 - in the crowd at the cider-making competition
17 0:02, 3:30 - in Ponyville Town Square
19 7:24 ~ 9:20 - at Iron Will's seminar (with several duplicates, speaking role)
20 4:55 ~ 5:04 - listening to Twilight and looking at Pinkie Pie
23 0:02 - in wide-angle shot of Ponyville
26 5:54, 5:58 - at the wedding during This Day Aria, Part 1; 6:17 ~ 8:25 - at the first wedding ceremony; 20:30 - at the wedding reception
3 12:28 ~ 13:12 - helping with the barn raising at Sweet Apple Acres
4 16:03, 16:40 - at the Summer Harvest Parade (with several duplicates)
8 18:34, 18:38 - seen during Raise This Barn
12 18:13 - at the Crystal Empire train station
13 6:55 - walking sad through Ponyville; 13:26 - singing on a roof during A True, True Friend
5 20:27 - in the sweeping crowd shot
Duplicates: 20:27 ~ 20:31 - three in the crowd
11 1:54 - at the train station
12 0:01 - dancing in Appleloosa; 3:06 ~ 3:11 - with other ponies during Pinkie the Party Planner; 5:20 - seen during The Super Duper Party Pony; 8:05 - assisting with the party efforts; 13:10 ~ 14:28 - watching Pinkie Pie and Cheese Sandwich's goof off; 18:29 - in Cheese Sandwich's flashback during Cheese Confesses
13 0:08, 0:10 - at the Ponyville Days Festival announcement
Duplicates: several at 0:10
14 4:13 ~ 4:46 - listening to the Ponytones rehearsal; 6:52, 6:58 - in the turkey call competition crowd
16 4:36 ~ 5:12 - watching the Breezies fly through Ponyville; 6:17 - cheering for Fluttershy
Merchandise Meadow Song and his European collector card.
There is a
mini-figure toy of Meadow Song that is the source of his name, which the U.S. version lists as a trademark. He has a similar mane and coat color to his show version, however his eyes are cyan as opposed to green. His descriptions on the
that comes with the toy are "MEADOW SONG is so musical!" in the European version and "MEADOW SONG is so musical and friendly!" in the U.S. version.
Meadow Song appears on the
Royal Wedding poster
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