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Just Announced: Maggie Rogers will play the Skyline Stage at The Mann this fall

Maggie Rogers | courtesy of the artist

Maggie Rogers is about to head out on tour behind her new album Heard It In A Past Life, and she’ll play a sold-out show at The Fillmore at the end of this month. But if you missed out on tickets to that, here’s a bit of good news: Rogers has just announced another string of tour dates for this fall, bringing her back to Philly to play The Mann Center’s Skyline Stage on October 4. Empress Of will open the show. Continue reading →

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Watch Maggie Rogers’ soaring, sublime SNL debut

Maggie Rogers | still from video

If only Saturday Night Live could book an XPN favorite as its musical guest every week. Maggie Rogers‘ debut album isn’t due out until January, but she’s already had a chance to grace the famous stage, appearing this past weekend as SNL’s first somewhat under-the-radar musical guest of the season and performing renditions of “Light On” and “Fallingwater,” both off her forthcoming album Heard It In A Past Life. Continue reading →

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XPN’s Gotta Hear Song of the Week: “Alaska” by Maggie Rogers.

Maggie Rogers | photo by Katia Temkin http://www.katiatemkin.com/
Maggie Rogers | photo by Katia Temkin
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Maggie Rogers – remember her name. The singer-songwriter recently went from a being a nearly unknown folk musician to an overnight sensation. On June 1st, a video of Maggie sitting in a class she was taking at NYU with musician and producer Pharrell was posted on the internet. During the playback of the song, “Alaska,” he was brought to tears by her song, and the video went massively viral. Continue reading →