Roots Report

Roots Report: Come Sail Away and See Some Fall Shows
October 5, 2016 No Commentby

Roots Report: Come Sail Away and See Some Fall Shows

Okee dokee folks … Last month at the Rhythm and Roots Festival in Charlestown I ran into Abigail Washburn just ...

Roots Report: An Interview with Weird Al
August 31, 2016 No Commentby

Roots Report: An Interview with Weird Al

Okee dokee folks… Almost exactly one year ago I saw Weird Al Yankovic at the Zeiterion in New Bedford. In ...

The Roots Report: The Weather Is Cooling but the Music Isn't
August 31, 2016 No Commentby

The Roots Report: The Weather Is Cooling but the Music Isn’t

Okee dokee folks… We are in that grey (yes, I spell it that way!) area that is the end of ...

The Roots Report: Headin' Out on the Highway
August 3, 2016 No Commentby

The Roots Report: Headin’ Out on the Highway

Okee dokee folks … I am once again writing my column in a speeding car. Last year I did the ...

The Roots Report: Stop the Violence!
July 20, 2016 No Commentby

The Roots Report: Stop the Violence!

Okee dokee folks … It’s hard to avoid the subject of violence. For most people it is just seen on ...

Roots Report: Melissa Etheridge's Show
July 6, 2016 No Commentby

Roots Report: Melissa Etheridge’s Show

I was at the Zeiterion Theater in New Bedford last Wednesday night to catch the ME Solo Show. That is ...

The Roots Report: The Summer Continues
June 15, 2016 No Commentby

The Roots Report: The Summer Continues

Okee dokee folks … The other night I experienced The Buddy Holly Story at Theatre By The Sea in Matunuck. I ...

Roots Report: Hate the Heat, Love the Music
June 1, 2016 No Commentby

Roots Report: Hate the Heat, Love the Music

Okee dokee folks … It’s that time of year again. Time for the coffee cups to go in the sink ...

The Roots Report: Sleepless Nights
May 18, 2016 No Commentby

The Roots Report: Sleepless Nights

Okee dokee folks … The other night I watched a couple of music documentaries on Netflix. I have insomnia a ...

Roots Report: I Need an Upgrade
May 4, 2016 No Commentby

Roots Report: I Need an Upgrade

Okee dokee folks … I feel old. Most likely because I AM old. I am now rolling double nickels. YIKES! ...