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Stream Roger Lion Roger Lion (First Listen)

Roger Lion make melancholy baroque pop, something of an odd distinction for Joe Pernice (Scud Mountain Boys, Pernice Brothers) and hip-hop producer and Rhymesayers affiliate Budo. According to Pernice, the two met via Twitter, when Budo floated the idea of remixing a Scud Mountain Boys track. From there, an internet-based relationship developed between the two, […]

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Roger Lion – “A Dead Man’s Song” (First Listen)

Joe Pernice is adding another band on top of Massachusetts alt-country combo Scud Mountain Boys and Pernice Brothers, the 10-plus member conglomerate including his brother, Bob. Pernice is now teaming up with Brooklyn instrumentalist and producer Budo, signed to Minneapolis rap/hip-hop label Rhymesayers. The duo calls themselves Roger Lion, most likely after the French director […]