Jameson Rodgers

  Thu, May 30
06:30 PM

  217 E Houston St
New York, New York,United States 10002




"You kind of know if it's your song or not, after you write it," says singer-songwriter Jameson Rodgers, explaining the strange, mystical process by which new tunes are brought into the world and find their intended performer.It's thesamekind of self-assurancethe soft-spokenRodgers displays on his second independently released EP, available January 19th. Produced by Mickey Jack Cones (Dustin Lynch, Joe Nichols) and Chris Farren, the five-song collection showcases him as both a talented writer and interpreter, merging the electrified rock he heard on the baseball diamondwith thethoughtful lyricism of country.Well before he was singing for his supper, the Batesville, Mississippi nativewas an accomplished baseball player who was a scholarship athlete at Northwest Mississippi Community College.Raised in themidst of country's '90s commercial heyday –his first concert was Garth Brooks at the Pyramid in Memphis –Rodgers always had an inkling that he might end up living in Music City, heju