Roots Report

Roots Report: Mardi Gras Warm-Up and More
February 18, 2015 No Commentby

Roots Report: Mardi Gras Warm-Up and More

Okee dokee folks… The other day I was behind an SUV that was covered with bumper stickers. I strained to ...

The Roots Report: Rocking into the New Year
December 17, 2014 No Commentby

The Roots Report: Rocking into the New Year

Okee dokee folks … Here we are again, zipping along to the finish of another year. I know that this ...

The Roots Report: Holiday Drop-Out
December 3, 2014 No Commentby

The Roots Report: Holiday Drop-Out

Okee dokee folks …’tis the season … again. I don my best Ebenezer attitude and try to stay away from ...

The Roots Report: Bundle Up and Get Out
November 5, 2014 No Commentby

The Roots Report: Bundle Up and Get Out

Okee dokee folks … The days are getting shorter and the nights are getting longer. This time of the year ...

Roots Report: Tip Your Musician!
October 3, 2014 No Commentby

Roots Report: Tip Your Musician!

Okee dokee folks … Very often I am asked about the subject of musicians performing for free. While most of the general ...

Roots Report: Music Is Moving Inside
September 4, 2014 No Commentby

Roots Report: Music Is Moving Inside

Okee dokee folks … First of all I would like to thank the hundreds of people who sent me condolences ...

Roots Report: Don't Let These Shows Pass You By
August 6, 2014 1 commentby

Roots Report: Don’t Let These Shows Pass You By

Okee dokee folks … As I mentioned last month the summer shows are plenty. I have managed to get to ...

2014 Rockstar Mayhem Festival Coming to Mansfield's Xfinity Center
July 8, 2014 2 commentsby

2014 Rockstar Mayhem Festival Coming to Mansfield’s Xfinity Center

If you’re looking for a festival to bring out the heavier side of your musical palate, then look no further. ...

The Barley Hoppers bring the Southern Heat with their Self-Titled Album
July 8, 2014 10 commentsby

The Barley Hoppers bring the Southern Heat with their Self-Titled Album

By Kirsten Perry A “hopper” is a container for a bulk material such as grain, and barley just so happens ...

Roots Report: Cruel Summer Breeze
July 2, 2014 No Commentby

Roots Report: Cruel Summer Breeze

National and Local Music Surround Rhode Island Summer Okee dokee folks … I know I say this every year; summer ...