About Kris Rodgers
Kris graduated from Berklee College of Music in 2007 with a BA in Music Business and a concentration in Piano, and now resides in the Portland, ME area. He was a founding member of the Maine based rock band, Highway Jackson and had local success with rotation radio play with the single, “Hold it Down,” off their second album, The Dirty Bar Campaign. In 2010 Kris joined the Kurt Baker Band and started his own solo project, Kris Rodgers and The Dirty Gems. His music has been featured in major Hollywood movie productions; he tours internationally with the Kurt Baker Band and also plays locally every week. In the Spring of 2012 he joined the award winning Don Campbell Band. Catch him at Mr. Goodbar’s in Old Orchard Beach every Wednesday for “Kill the Karaoke” – Live Band Karaoke, and at Empire Dine and Dance on Thursday’s when he hosts Portland’s only Sing Along Piano Bar, Tunes in the Key of You. He also plays at dueling piano bars in the Boston area.