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Roots of Creation

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Billboard and radio chart topping, award-winning, international reggae-rock sensation Roots of Creation, are a touring powerhouse.

Whether on the festival circuit, performing at jam and reggae-rock favorites like Camp Bisco, Gathering of The Vibes, California Roots, Jungle Jam and Closer to the Sun, or sharing the stage at sold out shows with some of their diverse influences including Slightly Stoopid, The Wailers, and Michael Franti, reggae/rock/dubtronica band Roots of Creation (RoC) offers up a high-energy, infectious live music experience. Their mix of reggae riddims, conscious lyrics, spirited horn lines, and electronic beats makes crowds move and has their loyal underground fan base (RoC Family) and street team (Universal Soldiers) travelling the distance to pack venues from coast-to-coast.

Roots of Creation’s most recent release, Livin Free (2016), debuted No. 1 on both the Billboard Reggae and the Relix/Jambands.com Radio charts. Livin Free is a triple record that includes three versions of each song--studio, dub, and acoustic that features guest performances by Melvin Seals (Jerry Garcia Band), Marshall “Ras MG” Goodman (Sublime, Long Beach Dub Allstars), the Rubblebucket horn section, Billy Kottage (Reel Big Fish), Grammy-nominated Pato Banton (Sting, UB40), and others. Additionally, the album welcomes guest production by Yeti Beats (Rebelution, Slightly Stoopid).

Now RoC has taken on a unique new project: Grateful Dub. Combining their longtime love for reggae-dub style music and the Grateful Dead, RoC reworked some of the world’s favorite Dead tunes into a new studio album. RoC had the pleasure of working in the studio with the legendary 5-time Grammy winner Errol Brown who was Bob Marley’s engineer and now Rebelution’s live sound engineer for this project. Grateful Dub is also being performed live in its entirety at festivals, theatres, and clubs around the country, and features rotating special guests including Melvin Seals (JGB), Scott Guberman (Phil Lesh) full horn sections, and others. Grateful Dub captures the spirit and magic of the Grateful Dead, while laying it down reggae-dub style.

 

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  • Wednesday 01/29/20 8:00 PM

    Syracuse, NY

    The Westcott Theater
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  • Awaken Sat, June 27, 2020 8:00 PM

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    $25.00 for Genearl Admission,$30.00 for Day of Show: General Admission,$30.00 for Walk Up: General Admission,$25.00 for Sound Garden


  • After Dark Presents: Reel Big Fish - Life Sucks...Let's Dance Tour Wed, March 04, 2020 7:00 PM

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    $22.50 for General Admission,$25.00 for Day of Show: General Admission


  • Borgore Thu, March 26, 2020 8:00 PM

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    $20.00 for General Admission,$25.00 for General Admission,$30.00 for Day of Show: General Admission,$30.00 for Walk Up: General Admission,$25.00 for Sound Garden


  • Badfish: a Tribute to Sublime - Beyond the Sun Tour Wed, April 15, 2020 8:00 PM

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    $20.00 for General Admission,$25.00 for Day of Show: General Admission,$25.00 for Walk Up: General Admission,$20.00 for Sound Garden


  • Bingo Players Wed, February 26, 2020 8:00 PM

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    $20.00 for General Admission,$25.00 for Day of Show: General Admission,$25.00 for Walk Up: General Admission,$20.00 for Sound Garden ,$22.00 for PuffHost


  • Boyd Tinsley Fri, February 21, 2020 8:00 PM

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  • 80's vs 90's: Rock and Roll Rewind Fri, January 31, 2020 8:00 PM

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  • IMAGE NOT AVAILABLE Bad Omens Mon, March 09, 2020 6:30 PM

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    $17.00 for General Admission,$20.00 for Day of Show; General Admission,$20.00 for Walk Up: General Admission,$17.00 for Sound Garden,$19.00 for Junexa


  • Allman Betts Band Tue, February 11, 2020 8:00 PM

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    $35.00 for General Admission ,$40.00 for Day of Show: General Admission,$40.00 for Walk Up: General Admission,$35.00 for Sound Garden


  • Big Eyed Phish: Dave Matthews Tribute Sat, January 25, 2020 7:00 PM

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    $15.00 for General Admission,$15.00 for Day of Show: Walk Up,$15.00 for Sound Garden



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