Roots Report

The Roots Report: An Interview with Kurt Vile
July 17, 2019 No Commentby

The Roots Report: An Interview with Kurt Vile

Okee dokee folks… A few months back my bandmate Dan Lilley came to rehearsal with a CD in his hand ...

The Roots Report: Send in the Crowds: Fuzek lauches his latest rant
July 17, 2019 No Commentby

The Roots Report: Send in the Crowds: Fuzek lauches his latest rant

Okee dokee folks… I have a hard time comprehending the crowd-funding phenomenon. Maybe I should rephrase that, I have a ...

The Roots Report: Sunshine Tour Heads to Twin River
July 10, 2019 No Commentby

The Roots Report: Sunshine Tour Heads to Twin River

Okee dokee folks… “Soft Rock” came about late in the ’60s and perfectly mellowed in the ’70s. That era spawned ...

The Roots Report: Woodstock Tripping: Heading back to the scene
July 3, 2019 No Commentby

The Roots Report: Woodstock Tripping: Heading back to the scene

Okee dokee folks… “We are stardust, we are golden” and we are coming up on the 50th anniversary of Woodstock. ...

Roots Report: Pinball Wizard Hits the Big Screen: Can't-miss music events from stage to screen
June 19, 2019 No Commentby

Roots Report: Pinball Wizard Hits the Big Screen: Can’t-miss music events from stage to screen

Okee dokee folks… The other night I went to see the film Rocketman, a pseudo-biopic about Elton John — I ...

The Roots Report: Strummin' Summer: All you need is a guitar and a little sun to make it a memorable season
June 5, 2019 No Commentby

The Roots Report: Strummin’ Summer: All you need is a guitar and a little sun to make it a memorable season

Okee dokee folks… As the temperatures rise so will my annual annoyance with the heat. By the way, climate change ...

The Roots Report: Don't Let the Rain Fool Ya: Summer is coming in hot
May 15, 2019 No Commentby

The Roots Report: Don’t Let the Rain Fool Ya: Summer is coming in hot

Okee dokee folks… ‘Tis the season when things start wrapping up indoors and begin to crawl out into the sun ...

The Roots Report: E-nnoying!: Those highway signs should hit the road
April 3, 2019 No Commentby

The Roots Report: E-nnoying!: Those highway signs should hit the road

Okee dokee folks… Have you noticed the illuminated message signs along our major highways and the annoyingly punny sayings on them? ...

Roots Report: Petting My Kitty: The cat wants what the cat wants, and this cat wants music
March 6, 2019 No Commentby

Roots Report: Petting My Kitty: The cat wants what the cat wants, and this cat wants music

Okee dokee folks… Lately one of my cats has decided that sitting on my lap while I am at the ...

The Roots Report: Beating a Deaf Horse: Protect those gorgeous lugholes, music lovers!
January 16, 2019 No Commentby

The Roots Report: Beating a Deaf Horse: Protect those gorgeous lugholes, music lovers!

Okee dokee folks… Sometimes I feel like I am beating a dead horse, err, DEAF horse, when I talk about ...