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The Roper Show
Grow Up
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Fri. November 19th 8:15PM doors at 7:00PM
The Commodore Ballroom Vancouver BC (No Minors)
Jon and Roy, Jesse Roper (solo), Desirée Dawson $25.00 + S/C

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Sat. February 27th 2021
Sid Williams Theatre Courtenay BC (All Ages)
Jesse Roper, (solo acoustic + electric)
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Jesse Roper

Active / Available - Confirmed: Jul. 30, 2021

from Victoria BC
Instruments: Guitar, Vocals details

Canadian rocker Jesse Roper is back with the charismatic new single ‘Horizons’.

Working closely with famed Juno nominated producer Gus van Go (The Stills, Whitehorse, Arkells, The Trews, Sam Roberts) on this new collection of songs has pushed Roper into creating some of his best work, “Recording with Gus and Werner F was on a whole new level. They really cared where the songs were headed and that they ended up just right”, Roper confides. “Everything was broken down to the finest details and nothing was allowed to sit at just “ok”. It was all about getting the vibe right.”

And the vibe is certainly right. There’s a depth, a vulnerability, to this new body of work that hasn’t necessarily been at the forefront of Roper’s previous offerings. With a richer infusion of vintage rhythm and blues as background, Roper’s unique, soulful vocals are given space to soar. The result brings to mind sun-baked, dusty roads and hot, sticky nights on crowded dance floors. Like contemporaries Nathaniel Rateliff and Jack White, Roper tells his story with heart.

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Apparition
Quality Time
The Roper Show
Grow Up
Rockin' Chair
Empty Pillow
Sugar Daddy
Bill Payin' Blues
London Gin
Moving To Toronto
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Listing last updated/confirmed Jul. 30, 2021