Roots Report

The Roots Report: All I Am Saying Is Give Fall a Chance
September 6, 2017 No Commentby

The Roots Report: All I Am Saying Is Give Fall a Chance

Okee dokee folks … I know that most, if not all, of you will be unhappy about this, but it ...

The Roots Report: Treat 'em Right
August 16, 2017 No Commentby

The Roots Report: Treat ’em Right

Okee dokee folks… Warning, I am going to rant again. The other night I read a Facebook post about a ...

The Roots Report: Please Take a Seat
August 2, 2017 No Commentby

The Roots Report: Please Take a Seat

Okee dokee folks… This is a public service announcement for those who attend concerts. There are these things that theaters ...

The Roots Report: An Interview with Phil Ehart of Kansas
July 19, 2017 No Commentby

The Roots Report: An Interview with Phil Ehart of Kansas

I spoke with Phil Ehart, drummer and manager of the band Kansas about the band and their upcoming show on July ...

The Roots Report: The Way-Back Machine
July 19, 2017 No Commentby

The Roots Report: The Way-Back Machine

Okee dokee folks … I am seeing a trend in my music listening habits. In the past I would generally ...

The Roots Report: Summer Is Heating Up
July 5, 2017 No Commentby

The Roots Report: Summer Is Heating Up

Okee dokee folks… Many moons ago I was watching Austin City Limits and there was a woman on who was ...

The Roots Report: Telling Tales
June 14, 2017 No Commentby

The Roots Report: Telling Tales

Okee dokee folks… “Shut up and sing the song!” That is what my friend, the late singer-songwriter Jack Hardy, used ...

Roots Report: Have I Mentioned I Hate Summer?
May 31, 2017 No Commentby

Roots Report: Have I Mentioned I Hate Summer?

Okee dokee folks … Every year about this time I like to voice my general disdain for the upcoming summer ...

Roots Report: Concert Alternatives to Boston Traffic and Parking
May 3, 2017 No Commentby

Roots Report: Concert Alternatives to Boston Traffic and Parking

Don’t forget New London Okee dokee folks… A couple of months ago I found out Kris Kristofferson was coming to ...

Roots Report: Cable Access, Graham Parker, Garry Tallent
April 19, 2017 No Commentby

Roots Report: Cable Access, Graham Parker, Garry Tallent

Cable access shows Okee dokee folks… When I first started this column, somewhere I wrote, “Love is fleeting but cable ...