Small Signals Performs Songs Based on Missed Connections Posts on Rochester Indie Musician Spotlight

Stephen Roessner talks solo project and performs selections from album

Rochester Indie Musician Spotlight recently featured Small Signals, the solo project of Stephen Roessner. In this episode of the performance/interview show, Roessner talks with host Dan Gross about his work as a sound engineer, his solo project, and how he came up with the idea to make songs with lyrics based on Craigslist “Missed Connections” postings. The personal ads which provide the basis for the lyrics are explicit in nature, and viewer discretion is advised. 

Upcoming Rochester Indie Musician Spotlight featured artists for Season 5 include Juicy Connotation, Tough Old Bird, Hannah PK, Vanishing Sun, Grand Canyon Rescue Episode, Seth Faergolzia, and Jimmy Highsmith Jr.

Rochester Indie Musician Spotlight is produced and hosted by Dan Gross. Camera operation and video production are provided by Jason Thibault and David Clapp, and audio is mixed by Josh Pettinger at Wicked Squid Studios. This season is made possible by Bop Shop RecordsRowe Photographic Video and AudioBernunzio Uptown MusicSound SourceJoe Bean Coffee RoastersThree Heads BrewingWicked Squid Studios, and patrons who contributed to the Season 5 indiegogo campaign.

For more about the Rochester Indie Musician Spotlight, read the NYS Music feature. For the latest news and access to dozens of episodes, visit Dan Gross Music and Journalism.