Paul’s work can be found on dozens of films and award winning tv shows. Also associated with the bands ‘Glass Bead Nation’ and Chris Payne’s ‘Electronic Circus’, Paul is a versatile multi-instrumentalist and established, professional music composer and producer, with additional extensive experience as a session and touring musician, orchestrator, and sound engineer. Originally from England, he now works from his studio just outside Seattle, USA.

Production music placements for film and broadcast:
Made in America (Whoopi Goldberg, Will Smith, Ted Danson), Get Shorty (Gene Hackman, Danny Devito, James Gandolfini), Burn Hollywood Burn (dir. Arthur Hiller, Ryan O’Neal, Coolio, Chuck D., Eric Idle), Friends, Parks and Recreation, Oprah Winfrey Show, The Simpsons, Saturday Night Live, Roger Waters The Wall (Live in Berlin), Iron Maiden ‘Dance of Death’ World Tour Intro music, Storm Stories, Wife Swap USA, Rex the Runt, Highlander, Shameless, QED, Horizon, Forty Minutes, Sister Smile, Inside Story, Cybill, Keeping Up Appearances, Countryfile, Fortean TV, Beavis and Butthead, Rocko’s Modern Life, Heartbreak High, 2.4 Children, The Mole, Ren and Stimpy, Stimpy’s Fan Club, The Upper Hand, Black Star, Liar, Northern Exposure, Spongebob Squarepants, Teacher’s Pet, Travellers, Country Practice, Alas Smith and Jones, Spitting Image, The Really Wild Show, Fantomcats, Tom Green Show, Unhappily Ever After, Open University, Gamezville, Noel’s House Party, Father Ted, Silence of the Lambs (promo), V Graham Norton, The British Isles: A Natural History (Alan Titchmarsh), Crashing with Good Charlotte, Awful Truth, Judas: Traitor or Friend, Real Frankenstein, Incredible but True, Megastructures, Cinematech, Disasters of the Century, How Art Made the World, How Do They Do That? Nike Alpha Project (advert), B&Q (advert), Walkers Crisps (advert), Audi (advert), Old Spice Whitewater (advert), various Christmas ‘Don’t Drink and Drive’ campaigns, various corporate videos/web sites including the Fire Services National Benevolent Fund and many, many more…

“Lyrics and Poems” is now available as a paperback or e-book from Amazon. It contains a selection of lyrics and poetry from songwriter and composer Paul Johnson Rogers, and includes excerpts from the forthcoming book ‘RANDOM NOTES: Musings from a composer on moving to America’.


Find Glass Bead Nation on YouTube, Amazon, Spotify and Apple Music


New E.P. ‘STANCE!’ available in all major online stores.

  • Track 1: ‘We Will Resist’
  • Track 2: ‘We Lose Ourselves’
  • Track 3: ‘I Can See From My House’


The holiday single ‘On Christmas Eve’ will be available in all online stores from 4th December, 2020!