Acclaimed US producer/songwriter/
Having played live in Australia in 2017, including a standout set at Splendour In The Grass, Maggie will return in May this year for a run of headline shows to celebrate the release of HEARD IT IN A PAST LIFE. Kicking off in Perth on May 21, she will then travel to Melbourne, Adelaide and Brisbane, with a Sydney show to be announced.
Rogers has been chosen as the first YouTube Artist On The Rise (AOTR) of 2019. The program features eight artists of varied genres over the course of a year. 2018, the inaugural year of AOTR, featured such artists as Rosalía, Brockhampton, Ella Mai, and many more. Rogers has also been named a Twitter Music #ArtistToFollow. The new program highlights one emerging artist per month by using their Twitter Music profile to showcase their voice and personality.
“Light On” topped Billboard’s first Adult Alternative Songs tally of 2019. Rolling Stone awarded the single four stars, and praises “Light On” as “a cathartic counterpoint to today’s pop-empowerment anthems.” Streams of “Light On” surpassed one million globally in under a week and are approaching 25million. In a striking, single-shot video, Maggie performs “Light On” in Paris with 50 fans and guitarist Elle Puckett. Produced by La Blogothèque (Justin Timberlake, Chris Stapleton), the video was filmed last November and directed by Elie Girad. View the clip HERE.
Maggie Rogers grew up in Easton, Maryland. After graduating from NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts, she released her critically acclaimed debut EP, Now That The Light Is Fading. The BBC, Tidal, Google Play, Vevo, Pandora and numerous publications – including Rolli
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MAGGIE ROGERS | 2019 AUSTRALIAN TOUR DATES
Presented by Penny Drop, Chugg Entertainment, and triple j
Tuesday 21st May – Astor Theatre
Thursday 23rd May – The Forum
Saturday 25th May – Thebarton Theatre
Thursday 30th May – The Tivoli
Sydney show to be announced.
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