SINGLE REVIEW: Maggie Rogers – Light On

Along with the announcement of her debut album ‘Heard It In A Past Life’ which will be finally released on January 18, Maggie Rogers has delivered an uplifting new single to get you a little excited. ‘Light On’ reflects on her sudden rise to fame and the overwhelming feelings that comes with that territory. But it also finds her seeking strength in her fans and music to allow her to constantly grow as a person and as an artist. “If you keep reaching out then I’ll keep coming back. And if you’re gone for good, then I’m okay with that. If you leave the light on, then I’ll leave the light on”. The way she has written the song is open for interpretation because you can find solace in her lyrics for any confusing or compromising situation you may find yourself in. It’s all about finding a strength within yourself and the people around you to pull through. The empowering and upbeat production sits in this dreamy realm of synths and pulsating drum beats. It sonically compliments her past material and continues that festival ready sound she’s polished. Her soothing vocals will have you entranced in this dreamy state of self awareness and will have you excitingly anticipating the next phase of her career.