Take the Long Way Home by Roger Hodgson Co-founder Supertramp

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Roger Hodgson, former lead singer and songwriter for Supertramp, wrote and sang most of the classic hits that brought Supertramp worldwide acclaim. Although Roger shared writer's credit with Rick Davies, they wrote and composed separately with each singing their own respective songs, much like Lennon/McCartney. Roger received two awards from ASCAP (American Society of Composers, Authors, and Publishers) for his songs being in the top played songs in their repertory, proving that they have indeed stood the test of time.

Many people are unaware that Roger was Supertramp's chief architect and visionary when it came to arranging and producing the albums and designing the stage shows. All his gifts continue to shine through - in every concert he takes people on a musical journey that is both powerfully moving and intimate.

Roger performs around the world in a variety of formats from unplugged to band and orchestra. He is currently on tour and shows are selling out.

For the latest tour details and info go to:
http://www.RogerHodgson.com or http://www.facebook.com/RogerHodgsonOfficial. Be sure to "like" Roger's Facebook page while you're there.

Sample Set List -

Take the Long Way Home
Sister Moonshine
Lovers in the Wind
Breakfast in America
Rosie Had Everything Planned
A Soapbox Opera
C'est le Bon
The Logical Song

Child of Vision
Only Because of You/Lord is it Mine
Even in the Quietest Moments
Say Goodbye
Don't Leave Me Now
Dreamer
Fool's Overture
****
Two of Us
Give a Little Bit
It's Raining Again

Visit Roger's store at http://www.RogerHodgsonStore.com for authentic signed merchandise.

Roger's latest release, Classics Live, is a spectacular collection of live performances from his solo, band and orchestra shows around the world recorded on his 2010 World Tour. You can get it now on iTunes:
Classics Live: http://itunes.apple.com/us/album/classics-live/id502038005

9 comments

Take the long way home est une excellente chanson qui traverse le temps sans prendre une ride.
Roger Hodgson démarre souvent ses concerts avec ce titre, et j'ai la chair de poule à chaque fois.
Ses concerts forment des moments inoubliables. J'en ai déjà vu 5 et il se renouvèle toujours, ajoutant des titres encore jamais interprétés, échangeant avec son public avec beaucoup d'humour, de générosité et d'humilité.
By sandrine sebire 2 years ago
Hard to realize it's just a song ... but what a great one ! :o)
By Laurent Ducarne 3 years ago
This is one of my all time favorite videos that I've seen on the internet for one of Roger's solo performances. He is so delightful in this. The way he receives the crowds ovation. It made me cry to hear him say I love you back to the audience. Such a beautiful exchange between an extraordinary artist and his fans. So humble in his greatness. A rare thing in the crazy music business that is full of giant egos and greedy companies trying to take advantage of the public. I read his press release and I am so glad that Roger is standing for artistic integrity and cares about the people who buy his records and pay for tickets to his shows. That is a man with a heart and a phenomenal voice and talent to go with it.
By cin1n1 5 years ago
I attended last year for the first time, to see a Roger show (I couldn't do it before), and when he started playing take the long way home, it was time stopped!!! Love this song!!
By Ana Lopez 5 years ago
Yah lets have some fun - Roger you are an awesome composer and songwriter. I hope Supertramp shows they care about their fans and take you up on your offer to play some concerts.
By TheDubbin 5 years ago
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