Gifted musician channels all of
the great pop tunesmiths while carving out a niche that is uniquely his own.
Listen to “Porcelain,” below.
doubt one of the most delightful surprises to land on the BLURT office stereo of
late has been Porcelain by UK-born,
NYC-based songwriter and classic pop maven Edward Rogers, who’s been compared
to more than just a few greats. Think: Kinks, Big Star, Zombies, XTC, Beatles,
Housemartins, Left Banke. The album is due out November 8 via the Zip label and
it’s the followup to his acclaimed Sparkle
Lane 2010 album; prior to that he issued several other records, both solo
and with the band Bedsit Poets.
Rogers will also be announcing live
dates soon, but meanwhile, we’ve got an exclusive debut for you by way of the
following free MP3:
stream it right now or right-click the link to download. We guarantee this
little slab of powerpop will make your head spin more than just a little… Rogers
can also be heard every Sunday on “Atlantic Tunnel” on
eastvillageradio.com. Details on all this and more at his official website.