Jon DeRosa

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Jon DeRosa
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Background information
Birth name Jon DeRosa
Born (1978-12-21) December 21, 1978 (age 38)
Origin Lodi, New Jersey
Genres Post-rock
Occupation(s) Singer-songwriter
Instruments Vocals, acoustic guitar, electric guitar
Years active 1996–present
Labels Brighter Records
Projekt Records
Darla Records
Silber Records
Rocket Girl
Associated acts Aarktica
Dead Leaves Rising
Pale Horse and Rider
Website Official site

Jon DeRosa (born December 21, 1978) is an American musician, guitarist, composer, singer-songwriter, and vocalist. He has been involved with several critically acclaimed acts, including Dead Leaves Rising (DLR), Pale Horse and Rider (PHaR), as well as the musical collective known as Aarktica.[1]

His album "Black Halo" was released on May 25, 2015 on Rocket Girl Records.[2] The album was produced by longtime collaborator Charles Newman and features a song co-written by Stephen Merritt of The Magnetic Fields.[3]

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  1. ^ Pearson, Adam (October 22, 2013). "FINDING AN ARTISTIC CENTER: AN INTERVIEW WITH JON DEROSA". Decoder Magazine. Retrieved February 16, 2016. 
  2. ^ Hermann, Andy (April 24, 2015). "HEAR A NEW SONG FROM JON DEROSA'S L.A.-INSPIRED ALBUM, BLACK HALO (PREMIERE)". LA Weekly. Los Angeles, California. Retrieved February 16, 2016. 
  3. ^ "Jon DeRosa streaming new album 'Black Halo' ft. Stephin Merritt, playing release shows in NYC (tonight) and LA". BrooklynVegan. June 3, 2015. Retrieved February 16, 2016.