Live @ SXSW: Rootz Underground, KLRU Studios 3/15

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photos by Chad Syme

Rootz Underground got their start as a live band known for their jam sessions in Kingston, Jamaica. They came together in 2000 and were together 5 years before they ever recorded an album though many members have known each other since childhood. They have a new album Movement and are currently touring with Gregory Isaacs. Currently, one of the minority of bands pushing roots reggae from a town that has largely turned to dancehall beats, Rootz Underground kicks off the first ever remote broadcast of Positive Vibrations.

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  1. Posted April 23, 2008 at 3:37 am | Permalink

    Big Up to KEXP Radio and Blog. Thanks for the download and the coverage on SXSW...wish I could have been there!

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