The Roots

Is Ivanka Listening To Music? Do We Even Care?

By Alyson Camus | November 11, 2020

she had a punk phase in the ‘90s

Save Our Stages Fest On October 16-18 With Original Performances

By Alyson Camus | October 13, 2020

shot live at iconic indie stages

L.A. Burning West Coast Concert Picks, August 26th To September 1st

By Alyson Camus | August 25, 2019

This weekend offers two festival, the big Pasadena Daydream Festival and Made in LA 2019 

THE ROOTS PULL OUT OF BOWIE TRIBUTE SHOW DUE TO ‘BITCHASSNESS’

By admin | March 31, 2016

“I’ve never been so insecure or petty as to deny a fellow musician use of any of my equipment

10 Songs, Wednesday, May 21st, 2014

By Iman Lababedi | May 21, 2014

Time Forgot – Conor Oberst – Not a bad little folkie whiner but he comes across as such a prick it’s a turn off. He wants to not shave and not have to be nice to people; from what I hear that would be business as usual – B+

Sneak Peaks: New Album Releases Tuesday, May 20th, 2014

By Iman Lababedi | May 18, 2014

Yes, I know, I haven’t been crazy about the Conor Oberst songs I’ve heard off Upside Down Mountain and I do remember giving Coldplay an almost positive review once upon a time this week, but Conor has a history (Wide Awake was my fave album of the 00s) and I really believe once you get deep inside the album it will all make sense.

Hear Ye On Spotify: what rock nyc is listening to 9-24-13

By Iman Lababedi | September 24, 2013

Hard To Handle – The Black Crowes – The apex of the Southern boogie boy’s coolness came with this Otis Redding cover which they whitened while shaking it up – A