Roots Report

2015 Motif Music Awards Nominees
March 4, 2015 18 commentsby

2015 Motif Music Awards Nominees

VOTING is Closed For this Year. The list of nominees is out for the 2015 Motif Music Awards, celebrating the ...

The Roots Report: An Interview with Jimmy Webb
March 4, 2015 No Commentby

The Roots Report: An Interview with Jimmy Webb

Okee dokee folks … When I was young, my first musical impressions came from what my parents played on the ...

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. ...