Events

Mar
18

Roots on the Road: Kansas City

2017 marks 10 Years of The Roots of Music, and we want to celebrate with you. As part of our Roots on the Road campaign, we will be holding events across 10 cities in 2017! In March, Roots will be in Kansas City, MO. Join us March 18 for New Orleans style treats and cocktails, hosted by Barbara Bangiola Messner. Direct any inquiries to events at the roots of music dot org.

4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Mar
18

Drumline Competition in Tallulah, LA

The Roots of Music Marching Crusaders drum section, lead by Mr. Shoan Ruffin, will be traveling to Tallulah, LA to compete with other schools from all over the state. The competition will be hosted at Madision High School in Tallulah, LA.

Mar
24

Performance: Night 1 - Roots w/ Bonnie Prince Billy, Bitchin' Bajas, Trendafilka

Bonnie ‘Prince’ Billy aka Will Oldham and Chicago psych-drone artists Bitchin’ Bajas bring their new album to life in the Music Box Village with guests Haley Fohr (Circuit des Yeux), Emmett Kelly (Ty Segall, The Cairo Gang), and opening collaborators Trendafilka Choir, and The Roots of Music!

Roots will be opening, and then returning to collaborate with the rest of the artists for a large ensemble performance of “Epic Jammers and Fortunate Little Ditties”.

Doors: 6pm
Opening Acts: 7pm
Headliners: 8pm

6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Mar
25

Performance: Night 2 - Roots w/ Bonnie Prince Billy, Bitchin' Bajas

Bonnie ‘Prince’ Billy aka Will Oldham and Chicago psych-drone artists Bitchin’ Bajas bring their new album to life in the Music Box Village with guests Haley Fohr (Circuit des Yeux), Emmett Kelly (Ty Segall, The Cairo Gang), and opening collaborators Trendafilka Choir, and The Roots of Music!

Roots will be opening, and then returning to collaborate with the rest of the artists for a large ensemble performance of “Epic Jammers and Fortunate Little Ditties”.

Doors: 6pm
Opening Acts: 7pm
Headliners: 8pm

6:00 pm - 11:00 pm