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For review excerpts of 'Sheepless' and 'Communal Effort' click here.
Movie and TV music - 'Rise and Fall of the Blues' was used in the major motion picture (NewLine Cinemas) The Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning: in fall 2006. One of Roger's songs (Workin' and Worryin') was included in the movie, Mr. Id, featuring Amy Dolenz (daughter of Monkee Micky Dolenz). The song "This Space Reserved" was featured on the Music Choice TV channel. Roger has signed a non-exclusive contract with the music library, One Music (headquarters in Nashville and L.A.) to shop music from his 1st CD to movies and TV. They chose his CD from hundreds submitted to represent.
Listen to Music
You can hear selected songs from Roger's 2 CDs, "Sheepless In Cincinnati" and "Communal Effort" for free at the indie music site, CD Baby. You can buy the CDs at CDBaby also.
Stores/ Cincinnati: You can buy these CDs locally at Everybody's Records, Shake-It Records, Joseph-Beth Booksellers, Borders (all area stores), Phil's.
Downloads: In addition to the downloads below, download individual songs from Roger's 2 CDs from the iTunes Store, To go to the iTunes Store, click and then type in Sheepless In Cincinnati or Communal Effort in the Search line.
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August 2008 - TRIO - BALANCE ALLSTARS - 'single' pre-release
This 3 -song 'single' (single, flip-side,and bonus track) is a taste of the full album, STARS ALL BALANCED, due for release in November 2008.
1. Right To Know 2. Picture This 3.World Upside Down
On STARS ALL BALANCED, two successful Cincinnati songwriters, Roger Yeardley and Doug Perry teamed up to co-write a bunch of new material. The first new release for either in several years. The bonus Track, Roger’s song ‘World Upside Down’ will NOT be on the full CD. It is only available on this 'single'.. Though he regularly performs it live, this is the first release of a version of Roger singing his own song.
Buy this CD for $5. 50 (includes S&H)
Supplies are limited of this first-of-it's kind Cincinnati music project. Bands/ artists interpreting Roger's Songs include - The Bluebirds, Picture This (the original Brian Lovely & the Secret: Brian Lovely, Teddy Wilburn, C.C.Thomas). The Modulators, Blue Lou & The Accusations, Alice & Unfinished Business, Ricky Nye & the Red Hots, The Ginseng Jukes, Dr. Brainlove (Brian Lovely), Johnny Schott, Marcos Sastre. Rare tracks by some Cincinnati legends. $10.
FREE DOWNLOAD - B-Girls - From the 'Sheepless' CD. Performed by Ricky Nye & the Red Hots. Written By R. Yeardley. [Right-click on the link and then select 'Save Target As' to download the song to your computer.] Size = 3.9 MB
Mixed by platinum record winning engineer/ producer Robin Jenny. This CD features stellar Cincinnati musicians like Marcos Sastre, Steve Schmidt, Dave Gilligan, Larry Goshorn, Chris Arduser, Brian Baverman, Danny Frazier, Ma Crow, Charlie Fletcher. $10
FREE DOWNLOAD - This Space Reserved- From the 'Communal Effort' CD. Sung by Roger Yeardley. Song also features Marcos Sastre, Steve Schmidt, Dave Gilligan, Charlie Fletcher, Brian Baverman. Written by R. Yeardley. [Right-click on the link and then select 'Save Target As' to download the song to your computer.] Size = 4.7 MB
DOWNLOADS - Download MP3s - [Payments processed through PayPal]
RARITIES - some songs that did not appear on the first 2 CDs, released elsewhere or not released.....
'THE CHILL' - Roger's first foray into Alt Country was released only on the compilation CD - 'The Greatest Indie Artists In The World - Vol. 4' [Texas Twister Radio Records- 2000]. This song has enjoyed much international airplay, especially on New Zealand's TLC radio network. Features some mean pedal steel by Wayne Hartman and some cool country guitar licks by Marcos Sastre.
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