Singer and songwriter Megan Rose recently released her debut EP. She shared with Pulse Insider some of her songs, how she got her start in music and more.
Pulse Insider: How did you get your start in music?
Megan Rose: In the seventh grade, I auditioned for the lead role in “Annie” at Grand Avenue Middle School and got the part. From then on, I was drawn to the stage. I went on to study classical voice throughout high school, college and graduate school.
Pulse Insider: What/Who are some of your greatest musical influences?
Megan Rose: Classical music has shaped the course of my life and nourished the love I have for music as a whole. In regards to pop music and song writing, my greatest influence has been Sara Bareilles. I also draw inspiration from Taylor Swift, Fiona Apple, Ingrid Michaelson and country artists The Band Perry, Jennifer Nettles and the likes.
Pulse Insider: How would you describe your music to someone you just met?
Megan Rose: I would describe my music as fresh, fun, honest pop with a hint of country.
Pulse Insider: Tell us your hometown, where you live now and whatever biographical details you’d like to share:
Megan Rose: Born and raised in North Bellmore, New York. After traveling to Europe and then living in New York City for a few years, I am back in Bellmore, but I travel often.