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Amanda Rogers

- US Syracuse, NY Singer Songwriter / Indie Rock / Blues


Sounds Like: edie brickel and the new bohemians, counting crows, Elliott Smith, Heather Nova, Damien Rice

Label: D.I.T. Records, Do It Together Records

Bio: Often compared to the likes of Tori Amos for her fairy esthetic and classical roots, Tom Waits for her dark and literary lyrics, and Carole King for her Tin Pan Alley Pop sensibility, Upstate NY native, Amanda Rogers, has continued her 15 year musical journey on her self paved career path as an o... See Full Bio

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“Pianopop to nose curling. Amanda Rogers bundles together grand traditions of the concept album. First of all we'll get it out of the way, the tradition of uncompromising Do it yourself…The part of the concept, somehow, the act of violence and love and shame and dreams of revenge. The hippie forest woman becomes the whiskey imagined gun lady of light to dark jazzy Klavier-pop. "When I get your heart, I'll break it / When I get your heart, I'll tear it apart." 16 Songs on this seventh album of the American world traveler - long, despite the overarching story held together wild and free as ever, especially with Rogers' stubborn, beautiful voice. The old-fashioned breathe tilts, then tips into crystal-clear highs echoing tales of pain and defiant hope. All the whirring piano is reminiscent not only of pre-war dramas, but also to the great serious singer / songwriters of the 90s - Suzanne Vega, Sinead O'Connor, Wonderwall… Hope From The Forgotten Woods could be a jerky black and white”
— Britta Helm, Visions MAgazine
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  • PROMIZE® (Artist) PROMIZE®
    Amazing music good luck on Reverb! Hanna
  • Kerry Leigh (Artist) Kerry Leigh
    Exceptional, well-crafted compositions and compelling, well-executed performance! Best wishes -- Kerry
  • Bill Boublitz (Artist) Bill Boublitz
    Love In Our Eyes is a favorite! Beautiful. Thank you!
  • Sills & Smith (Artist) Sills & Smith
    This Beauty is aptly named. Wonderful song, beautifully sung. The arrangement is perfect too. Frank Smith
  • franknose (Artist) franknose
    Good Stuff
  • Tracy Rigby (Artist) Tracy Rigby
    Wonderfully talented artist. Great production on "The Beauty". ~~Tracy
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