Maggie Rogers surrenders to love in “This Is Where I Am”
Maggie Rogers pledges to the one she loves in new song ‘That’s Where I Am’. This is the first single from his second album, Abandonment, which arrives July 29 via Capitol. The video for the track will be released on Friday. It was filmed in New York and features famous cameos.
In the peppy song that Rogers co-wrote and produced with Kid Harpoon, she tells the story of a love interest that makes her “wish we could do this forever” though “mistakes were made.” The hand-beaten rhythms accentuate the story of the friendship which turns into something more.
“It all works out in the end / Wherever you go / That’s where I am,” she sings on the dynamic chorus. “Rocks turn to sand / Wherever you go / That’s where I am.”
The sequel to his impressive major label debut in 2019 Heard in a past life, Abandonment was recorded at Electric Lady Studios in New York, at Peter Gabriel’s Real World Studios near Bath, England, and in his parents’ garage.
In a album trailerRogers discusses Abandonment. “For a long time I fought it. Resisted. Raised my fists, wanted it on my terms, in my way,” Rogers says in the clip. happened when I finally gave in. When I felt it all. When I finally let go…I found peace in the distortion. A chaos that I could control.