WOGB Artist Spotlight: Rob Anthony Revisits His Musical Roots

Music has the ability to reach people on the most intimate level.  It’s the cheerleader when things have gone right. The romantic poet swooning about love. The lyrical counselor during bouts of emotional pain. Music’s innate ability to connect emotionally to humanity gives the art a unique quality not found anywhere else. With that connection in mind, local singer-songwriter Rob Anthony is revisiting his own musical roots.

Anthony understands that his journey in music has been influenced by those who came before him. In order to grow in his own artistry, the songwriter has begun a journey paying homage to the legendary voices of his youth. According to Anthony, “I don’t think there are too many things I relate to more now-a-days than these words sang so truthfully…(robanthonymusic.com)” The Appleton singer-songwriter has released two videos thus far and intends on creating a documentary as well.

Anthony’s first video in the series is Bob Seger’s “Against the Wind”

Rob Anthony writes, “As a songwriter sometimes a song creeps up on you from your youth and connects with the most honest of places. It can infect you for hours, days, even months. Enjoy this rendition of ‘Against The Wind’.”

The artist explores the Steve Winwood classic “Can’t Find My Way Home” in his second video.

Anthony says of the song, ” As a singer-songwriter I’m really just trying to continue to grow in my artistry and in my depth of expression. To be recognized for the meanings within not only my songs but songs that have inspired me along the way. Enjoy my rendition ‘Can’t Find My Way Home’.”

Local singer-songwriter Rob Anthony is revisiting his musical roots. Understanding that his journey in music has been influenced by those who came before him, he is working on both video renditions of classics and a documentary. Paying homage to the voices of his youth, Anthony is able to grow in his own artistry.

~Jenna Jakes, WOGB

Related Links:

Elton John Releases Official Videos at Cannes Festival

The Secret Life of Billy Joel

Check Out Guitarist Bob Wood

WOGB Exclusive Interview: Kip Winger

 

Blogs

WOGB Loves Local

WOGB Loves Local

*Hours may change. Options offered or business closure dependent on changing times. Please call ahead! Cranky Pat’s – crankypats.com Hours: 11 am – 10 pm Offering restaurant and curbside carryout, call ahead 920-468-7777. Gift cards are available in person or via phone and will mail.   Angelina Italian Restaurant – angelinagb.com Hours: 5-9 PM Offering restaurant and curbside…

The WOGB Artist of the Month for July….America and American Songs!

The WOGB Artist of the Month for July….America and American Songs!

Summer is great and so are the songs of America and songs featuring our country!  America has given us great songs for years and we’re featuring them all month as we are songs that have an American Theme….American Pie, Livin’ in America, American girl…you get it right? …Join us all month as we play the…

This Year’s Catfish Concert in Greenville is Gonna ROCK…..But Not till 2021!!

This Year’s Catfish Concert in Greenville is Gonna ROCK…..But Not till 2021!!

WOGB is proud to welcome Styx, .38 Special and Great White to Greenville July 10th 2021 for the Catfish Concert!  Yes, its true, this years Catfish Concert had to be postponed!  The Great News:  The bands all agreed to do it in 2021!!!! Tickets are on sale now! www.ticketstaronline.com Tickets sold at local Festival Foods,…

AOTM: Live from Daryl’s House

AOTM: Live from Daryl’s House

Hall and Oates are considered the number one selling duo in music history, and for good reason. They came onto the scene in the 1970’s with their debut album and have since garnered six number one singles and six multi-platinum albums. A career spanning four decades, the duo continues to create music, tour, and work…