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2017
 
Interview with Supertramp's Roger Hodgson
The Summer Local, September 2017, Melanie Hulick
"Singer/songwriter Roger Hodgson will be “giving more than a little bit” to his fans when he performs in concert on Saturday, October 7 at Seneca Allegany."


Neumünster – Supertramp-Abend mit Goldrand
Neumuenster – gold-rimmed Supertramp-night ~
Lübecker Nachrichten, August 5, 2017, Peter Intelmann
From „School“ to „Breakfast in America“: Roger Hodgson gets celebrated in Neumuenster.


Roger Hodgson begeistert mit Supertramp-Klassikern
Roger Hodgson thrills audience with Supertramp classics ~
Thüringer Allgemeine, July 25, 2017, Reiner Schmalzl
"The music from back then has touched so many people, Hodgson told his audience, who stood densely packed between the Werra-river bank and the old harbour buildings. When the gentle artist asked with a smile, who is from Wanfried at all and seeing the raised hands, he playfully added: „twenty“. Lots of fans from the Eichsfeld, from Muehlhausen, Treffurt, Eisenach, Gotha but also from Zwickau, Berlin or Hamburg would not have wanted to miss this unique concert experience. And many a guest from the neighbouring Thuringia may have felt quite proud of having the chance to celebrate such a top-class musical event with a world-famous star at the Wanfried harbour, which was the anchor ground for Muehlhausen during the Middle Ages."


Ein Superstar – ganz ohne Allüren
A superstar – without any airs and graces ~
Badische Zeitung, July 24, 2017, Ute Wehrle
"Hodgson's musical qualities and his great songs are only a part of that which turns his performances into an impressive event. Even decades later, Hodgson, who gave his first concert at age 13, is noticeably doing this with utter enthusiasm and with every fiber of his heart."

Roger Hodgson von Supertramp verzaubert den Wanfrieder Hafen
Roger Hodgson of Supertramp enchants the Wanfried harbour ~
Werra-Rundschau,
July 23, 2017
"About 2500 fans from near and far wanted to see and listen to the 67-year-old grandmaster while he and his band drew melodic songs from the guitar and the synthesizer. Well-behaved and with English politeness, Hodgson welcomes his audience. „I look into so many faces and I feel I'm the happiest man on earth.“"

Roger Hodgson spielt Ohrwürmer und neue Songs in Bad Lippspringe Ein Wiederhören mit Mr. Supertramp
Roger Hodgson plays well-known catchy tunes and new songs in Bad Lippspringe Listening to Mr. Supertramp once again ~
Westfalen-Blatt,
July 23, 2017
"Since 1983 the Briton is touring solo. The catchy tunes, penned by Hodgson have lost nothing of their fascination as the concert on Sunday in Bad Lippspringe demonstrated."


Crónica de Roger Hodgson (ex Supertramp): Breakfast In Spain
Review Roger Hodgson (ex Supertramp): Breakfast In Spain ~
MariskalRock,
July 14, 2017, Yorgos Goumas
"Hodgson asked us to leave our problems out the venue and praised the warmth and effusiveness of the Spanish audience: "Let's go back in time, to the times of the school"...."


Roger Hodgson: las aventuras del Super Vagabundo en el Jardín Botánico
Roger Hodgson: The Adventures of the Super Tramp in the Botanical Garden ~
Achtung! Magazine,
July 13, 2017, Jose Carlos Rodrigo Breto
"The singer's closeness had been total, surrendered to his Spanish audience from the beginning, being very close and always eager to please."


Roger Hodgson, muy cercano con un público al que hace “olvidar sus problemas”
Roger Hodgson, very close to an audience that makes them “forget their problems” ~
El Diario,
July 12, 2017, EFE
"Roger Hodgson, an ex-champion of Supertramp, was “longing to return to Spain” and tonight has made it clear why during a very warm concert in which he has boasted of “good connection” with an audience he has invited them “to forget their problems” through many classic songs and some unpublished ones."


Roger Hodgson at the Royal Albert Hall Live Review
Prog Magazine, June 30, 2017, Malcolm Dome
"Roger Hodgson knows what his audience want. They are fans who love the Supertramp era bookended by the albums Crime of the Century and Even in the Quietest Moments..., and these songs form the basis for what he does tonight. It makes for a celebratory atmosphere that represents the enduring joy of the live music experience. ..undoubtedly one of the best gigs of the year so far."


LIVE: Roger Hodgson at Royal Albert Hall, London
Rock Shot Magazine, May 24, 2017, Simon Reed
"For two and a half hours on Saturday night, Roger Hodgson encouraged a sell-out Royal Albert Hall crowd to momentarily park the bad stuff taking place in the world and concentrate instead on a collected shared love for music and humanity."


REVIEW: Dublin, 30.04.17, Vicar Street
Blog Nawiedzonego, May 2, 2017, Andrzej Gwoździk
"From his fingers came the magic melodies that flowed from the heart, and as I believe: touched hearts. There was a special bond between the artist and the audience. There was something genuinely mystical about it. Something that only happens when dealing with real art. Beautiful show."


REVIEW: Roger Hodgson – “Breakfast in América”
Caravelas, March 26, 2017, Denise Nolasco
"The legendary Roger Hodgson, ex. Vocalist of the English band Supertramp, was again in Belo Horizonte and snatched the crowd that filled BH Hall to once again revere their beautiful songs, in a [concert] that is already missed!"

 
Roger Hodgson, ex-Supertramp, performs this Tuesday in Porto Alegre
Correio do Povo, March 20, 2017
"Roger Hodgson, one of the most distinguished voices in rock history and former lead singer of British band Supertramp, performs in Porto Alegre on Tuesday. Accompanied by a band made up of four musicians, he promises to make this night a date full of hits and classics that will make everyone come back in time."

 
Entrevista: Roger Hodgson: “Minhas canções são um alívio para as pessoas”
Interview: Roger Hodgson: "My songs are a relief to people" ~
Correio do Povo, March 15, 2017, Luiz Gonzaga Lopes
"All my songs are extremely personal. They say a lot about what goes on in the heart, in my soul and in people. In songs like "Dreamer", "The Logical Song", "Give a Little Bit", "Take the Long Way Home" we have the joy, the pain, the emotion of the moment. ..For me, as an artist, it is always essential to bring people closer to me on records and shows. In this tour of Brazil, I want to bring people closer and for two hours let them forget about any problems."

 
Roger Hodgson: "I hope my show is an escape from problems for two hours"
Télam, March 7, 2017
The former Supertramp leader will be performing again on Saturday and Sunday in Argentina when he will offer two shows at Teatro Gran Rex. "I know that music can be a wonderful medicine, an escape from problems for two hours, so I hope I can achieve that for some people. We live in troubled times because of the things that are happening, so the music can be a real help," mused the musician, in dialogue with Télam.

 
2016
 
Review: Supertramp’s Roger Hodgson Gives Far More than a Little Bit
Lonn M. Friend, In The Loop Magazine, December 11, 2016
"The set concludes with 1984’s arousing, “Had a Dream,” and the ubiquitous, heart-anthem, “Give a Little Bit,” where I spontaneously grab a perfect stranger in the rear lobby and start dancing. “Don’t you need, don’t you need, don’t you need to feel at home?” The answer is yes, and thanks to Roger Hodgson and the outstanding fans of St. Charles, I do."

 
Review: Roger Hodgson's Desert Spiritual
Doug Harr, Diego Spade Productions, December 7, 2016
"Roger Hodgson performed at the Spotlight 29 Indian Casino in Coachella last Saturday night, December 3, 2016 to an audience of adoring fans. It was a heart rendering, spiritual journey through a bit of Hodgson’s fine solo work, topping a generous helping of the songs he wrote for the band Supertramp."

 
Interview: Roger Hodgson of Supertramp looks back on 'Breakfast in America'
Ed Masley, The Arizona Republic, November 29, 2016
"It’s amazing to see people who have had a connection with a lot of these songs for so many years and they feel them even stronger now. So to look out in the audience and see people crying and hugging each other and smiling, it’s so rewarding for me to be able to give that to people."

 
Roger Hodgson brings out many great memories and emotions
Doug Kretchmer, Community News Commons, November 22, 2016
"The concert at Club Regent was indeed a magical one. It was obvious that the audience was quite thrilled and enjoying the show, but looking at all the smiling faces on stage, it was quite apparent that the musicians were also having a great time as well."

 
Review: Hodgson's still got it
J.P. Squire, The Kelowna Daily Courier, November 21, 2016
"Delivered, as promised. Roger Hodgson promised “a very, very special show, an incredible show, a very intimate show, a very well-rounded set,” when we chatted last week. His two-hour-plus performance at Prospera Place on Sunday was all of that and more."

 
Music legend Roger Hodgson gives fans at Prospera Place a show to remember
Savannah Bagshaw, KelownaNow, November 20, 2016
"Hodgson’s band was on point with furious saxophone playing, funky bass riffs and the man himself sounded pitch perfect as he showcased that he more than dabbles at tickling the ivories. You couldn’t help but have your jaw hang open in awe at the miraculous musicianship."

 
Interview: Supertramp star hits his musical peak
J.P. Squire, The Kelowna Daily Courier, November 14, 2016
“The lyrics for some of these songs that I wrote back many years ago are still very relevant and they ask the same questions that people have now and the same feelings. I have even more appreciation for the songs today than I did even when I wrote them.”

 
An Interview with Roger Hodgson
Phil Simon, Huffington Post, November 3, 2016
"Roger Hodgson has been at it for a long time. The ex-Supertramp member and über-talented multi-instrumentalist has been touring North America to the delight of fans everywhere."

 
Interview: Roger Hodgson Rekindles His Canadian Love Affair with November Tour
Jim Barber, Music Life Magazine, November 2, 2016
"It’s amazing for me as a performer, someone who wants to give people a rich experience, to look out and see people crying or see people hugging each other, or their eyes looking skyward as they go back and remember the song from a particular point in their life. I think it’s an amazing gift to be able to give to people and I really don’t take it lightly. I am very grateful for it.”

 
LIVE: Roger Hodgson at Royal Albert Hall
Simon Reed, Rock Shot Magazine, May 2, 2016
"This is Supertramp as it’s supposed to be heard and if anything his voice sounds better now than it ever has; effortless, pristine, clear. .. I’ve not seen such a warm and engaging performance since…, well since the Roger Hodgson show here last time out. This place and this band are made for each other. Let’s hope we all get to see them all again sometime soon."

 
Roger Hodgson - The Supertramp Dreamer Returns
John Hayhurst, Subba Cultcha, April 29, 2016
"Immediately it is apparent that this isn’t going to be just another run of the mill live show, it’s so much more than that. Alternating between electric keys, a grand piano and several guitars, Hodgson effortlessly weaves the music around his audience giving an almost cathartic emotional release in some cases. His instantly recognisable voice and pulsating keys are in as fine a form as you will hear, and the genuine friendliness and personality of Hodgson, comes across in waves from stage to audience."

 
Roger Hodgson live in Frankfurt
Konnie Keller, HR1, February 22, 2016
"Roger Hodgson is still the man who unfolds his musical world for us and sings songs that he has written with passion. No doubt, the voice and the heart of “Supertramp" is undisputed Roger Hodgson."

 
Stories Behind the Songs: The Logical Song
Paul Elliott, Classic Rock Magazine, Feb 2016
"Right away, I knew what I wanted to say. The song was born out of my questions about what really mattered in life. Throughout childhood we're taught how to behave, yet we're very rarely told anything about the deeper purpose of life. We go from the innocence and wonder of childhood to the confusion of adolescence, and that often ends up in disillusionment in adulthood. And many of us spend our lives trying to get back to that innocence."

 
On tour with... Roger Hodgson
Headliner Magazine, Jan/Feb 2016
"Former Supertramp frontman, Roger Hodgson, has been responsible for some of the catchiest, most uplifting numbers we can think of: Dreamer, Give a Little Bit, Breakfast in America. The list is long."

 
2015
 
Un voyage musical rempli d’émotions: Roger Hodgson fait revivre les années Supertramp
A musical journey filled with emotions: Roger Hodgson revives the Supertramp years ~
Yves Leclerc, Le Journal de Québec, December 9, 2015
"Roger Hodgson and his four musicians revives the best years of Supertramp in a Louis-Fréchette venue filled to capacity. Timeless songs, a unique tone of voice, emotions and chills. Roger Hodgson has transported his audience in the best years of Supertramp Wednesday at the Grand Théâtre de Québec."

 
Roger Hodgson: Quebec City Concert Review
Nicolas Houle, Le Soleil, December 9, 2015
"Hodgson had not even played a note before he had received a standing ovation. Suddenly, the leader put the crowd in the palm of his hand and kept them there until the end of the concert."

 
Roger Hodgson séduit la Place des Arts
Roger Hodgson won the Place des Arts ~
MatTV.ca, December 5, 2015
"The acoustics of the hall served perfectly with the mesmerizing melodies of Hodgson and his band. Rich and varied arrangements literally overwhelmed the spectators inside the songs, creating the impression of living completely."

 
Roger Hodgson and Supertramp in 20 Songs
UDiscoverMusic, October 8, 2015
With a new tour announced, Roger’s happy to be serving on stage again. “I’m truly enjoying this second phase of my life of being on stage and after all I’ve been through I feel I’m more whole and a little wiser and have more to give to life." ~ Roger Hodgson

 
Ex-Supertramp-Frontmann Roger Hodgson dreht die Zeit zurück
Ex-Supertramp-Frontmann Roger Hodgson turns back time ~
BZ-Berlin, September 7, 2015

"Music is firmly linked to certain moments," Hodgson was in the beginning - made in view - rather nostalgic. He leaves a day in addition to a very recent memory of a beautiful late summer evening concert.

 
„Give a little bit“: Hodgson gibt in Lingen mehr
Give a little bit: Hodgson gives more in Lingen ~
NOZ.de, September 6, 2015
"The singer and songwriter is not going through the motions in Lingen. He keeps dissolving the spatial distance between himself and the audience by chatting with them, giving insight into how international hits as “Breakfast in America” (which was written within just an hour) came into being. The album of the same name belongs to the most successful records in music history. Of course, the artist also presents pieces from his solo albums, ballads as well as more rocking sounds. After two hours have passed, we have reached the end – almost. “It's raining again” and “Give a little bit” are the encores – even though, the latter was not really correct for this night. Hodgson has given a great deal in Lingen."

 
Roger Hodgson und Band begeisterten das Siegener Publikum
Roger Hodgson and band thrilled the Siegen audience ~
WirSiegen.de, September 6, 2015
"Many music fans took advantage of the opportunity on Friday night to see one of the great legends of the international music scene and one of the most successful singers and songwriters of the last decades, Mr. Supertramp, Roger Hodgson, with his band in the nearly sold Siegerlandhalle."

 
„Musik ist die beste Medizin!“ - Überblick Siegen Konzert
"Music is the best medicine!" Siegen Concert Review ~
Siegener Zeitung, September 4, 2015
"Last night, Roger Hodgson lined up great songs like pearls on a string. Alongside the Supertramp classics, his solo pieces were convincing, too. “Guys, we have many more songs for you!“. After “The Logical Song” Charles Roger Pomfret Hodgson almost had to calm down the concertgoers a bit. They had gotten up out of their seats at the all but sold out Siegerlandhalle. By far not all of the songs Roger Hodgson has written and sung for Supertramp had been played at that time, but the venue already was buzzing with a tremendous atmosphere.

 
Roger Hodgson in Koninklijk Theater Carré
Lust for Life Magazine, September 3, 2015, Harry Pater
"Roger Hodgson proved again tonight that he is the only true voice of Supertramp. The whole evening he is with excellent voice and at age 65 lost none of his energy."


 
Roger Hodgson begeistert bei Open-Air-Konzert
Roger Hodgson – thrilling open air concert ~
Südkurier, August 30, 2015, Chris Herrman

"Some people may have been surprised by the fact that he played his hits right at the beginning. But the answer is easy: he has composed too many good pieces – he could not have possibly played them all for the encore. Throughout all the years the exceptional British musician and founder of the rock band Supertramp has not lost lost anything of his unmistakable tenor singing voice. It sounds better than ever. He has found the way into the hearts of the audience with his music and his fan community has become bigger here in Pfullendorf, too."

 
Interview: Roger Hodgson über „Erfolg“
Interview: Roger Hodgson about "Success" ~
Süddeutsche Zeitung, August 21, 2015, Harald Hordych

"The guitar provided my space to escape, to my dream world, to the world of music. As soon as I had the guitar, I started to write songs. My music teacher showed me three chords. That was it. With these three chords I wrote twelve songs. Buddy Holly did it the same way!"

 
Interview: „Inspiration kommt von einem sehr magischen Ort“
Interview: "Inspiration comes from a very magical place" ~
Die Rheinpfalz, August 22, 2015, Christian Hanelt

"Inspiration comes from a very magical place. Almost like when I get out of the way. It’s when the music is taking me rather than me trying to tell the music which direction I want it to go in."

 
Roger Hodgson: la esencia de Supertramp sin Supertramp
Roger Hodgson: Essence of Supertramp without Supertramp ~
EFE, August 7, 2015



 
CRÓNICA: Roger Hodgson, La Esencia de Supertramp
Review: Roger Hodgson, The Essence of Supertramp ~
MariskalRock.com, July 14, 2015

"..if something was demonstrated in this spectacular show, which was just as successful in terms of critics and audience the day before in Valencia, it is that Roger Hodgson is Supertramp."


 
Roger Hodgson: «No habrá reunión de Supertramp, ahora ya solo es una marca»
Roger Hodgson: "There will be no reunion of Supertramp, and it is now only a trademark" ~
ABC.es, July 7, 2015

"I've never written with the intention of writing a massive hit. For me, inspiration comes from a magical place I access when I enjoy peace of mind. My way of composing was greatly influenced by the spirituality awakened in me the practice of meditation."

  
Roger Hodgson : “Supertramp a eu un impact sur la musique d'aujourd'hui”
Roger Hodgson: "Supertramp had an impact on today's music" ~
Telerama.fr, July 1, 2015

"When someone comes to tell me how a song I wrote helped him in his life, this is an important moment for me." ~ Roger Hodgson

 

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