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Maggie Rogers – Surrender – Vinyl Record

 

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Maggie Rogers – Surrender – Vinyl Record

Maggie Rogers is an American musician, singer-songwriter, and producer who gained fame rapidly after a video of Pharrell Williams’ reaction to her song “Alaska” during a masterclass at New York University’s Clive Davis Institute went viral in 2016. This breakout moment highlighted her distinctive sound, which blends folk, pop, and electronic elements.

Born and raised in Easton, Maryland, Maggie Rogers grew up playing the harp, piano, and guitar. She attended a rural high school where she began playing the harp and later focused on the guitar and songwriting during her teens. Rogers went on to study music engineering and production at New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts, where she not only honed her music production skills but also developed her unique sound.

Maggie Rogers’ music career took a significant turn when her song “Alaska,” which she played during a masterclass with Pharrell Williams, caught the music industry’s attention. Pharrell’s visibly impressed reaction in the video helped catapult her into the spotlight. “Alaska” mixes folk-inspired vocals with a pop sensibility and electronic beats, a style that has come to characterize much of her music.

Following the success of “Alaska,” Rogers released her major-label debut EP, “Now That the Light Is Fading,” in 2017. Her debut full-length album, “Heard It in a Past Life,” came out in 2019 and was a commercial and critical success. The album includes hits like “Light On,” which deals with her sudden rise to fame and her feelings of overwhelming change. It debuted at number two on the Billboard 200 chart and earned Rogers a nomination for Best New Artist at the Grammy Awards.

Rogers’ music is known for its emotional transparency and the seamless fusion of different musical styles. Her sound is a reflection of her rural roots and her sophisticated sense of production, blending airy folk melodies with rhythmic, dance-oriented electronic backing. She cites her rural upbringing and experiences in nature as significant influences on her music, which often explores themes of self-discovery, growth, and human connection.

Besides her musical career, Maggie Rogers is also noted for her advocacy on environmental issues and her involvement in various social causes. She’s vocal about the importance of sustainability and the impact of climate change, reflecting her commitment to these issues both in her public life and through her music.

Maggie Rogers continues to be an influential figure in modern pop and indie music, admired for her distinct blend of sounds and her thoughtful approach to music and its role in societal issues.

140-Gram Black Vinyl LP, Gatefold cover.

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Track Listing
Overdrive
That’s Where I Am
Want Want
Anywhere With You
Horses
Be Cool
Shatter
Begging For Rain
I’ve Got A Friend
Honey
Symphony
Different Kind Of World

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