The Roots

The Roots

The Roots

The Roots bring the best on new album3

The Roots bring the best on new album

By Jack Tregoning 1st Feb, 2008

The Roots, the 'greatest hip hop band in the world', are beginning work on their tenth artist album - and there's quite a supporting cast.

The Roots @ Metro Perth City, Perth (14/04/07)

The Roots @ Metro Perth City, Perth (14/04/07)

By Vanessa Carter-Johnson 18th Apr, 2007

Perth was lucky to have one of the most smooth, polished and talented live hip hop acts come play this Saturday, on stage sporting their greatest hits as well as some unexpected extras.

The Roots @ The Metro, Melbourne (13/04/07)

The Roots @ The Metro, Melbourne (13/04/07)

By Bryget Chrisfield 18th Apr, 2007

?uestlove’s drum solo will definitely stretch my vocabulary. It’s impossible to function so fast! Forget dancing, an epileptic fit couldn't keep to the beat! A roar goes up to the rafters, we’re aware we’ve witnessed greatness beyond compare.

The Roots @ Thebarton Theatre, Adelaide (12/04/07)

The Roots @ Thebarton Theatre, Adelaide (12/04/07)

By Shane Scott 17th Apr, 2007

A couple of years on from their last Adelaide show, Black Thought and co returned to an appreciative audience. They had Adelaide eating out of their hands from start to finish.

The Roots @ Enmore Theatre, Sydney (10/04/07)2

The Roots @ Enmore Theatre, Sydney (10/04/07)

By Rocky Bhardwaj 12th Apr, 2007

The Roots left the audience at Enmore Theatre stupefied last Tuesday night after a blistering two-hour live performance, proving that they're up there with the best of the best.

The Roots [Audio]: It's just a game

The Roots [Audio]: It's just a game

By Tim Hardaker 28th Mar, 2007

Tim Hardaker catches up with Questlove, 2 hours before they go on stage for a live show. Questlove expresses the importance of their live performance, their unique approach to making records and his theory of how they won their grammy "by default".

The Roots - Game Theory

The Roots - Game Theory

By Anthony Trinidad 26th Feb, 2007

The Roots return with ‘Game Theory’, a 47-minute collection of joints with an underlying sense of melancholy, their first release since signing to Def Jam.

Tickets for The Roots now onsale

Tickets for The Roots now onsale

By Tim Hardaker 29th Jan, 2007

The Roots are about to make their first visit to Australia since their sell out tour in August 2005, and tickets are now onsale so get in quick!

The Roots and Lou Rhodes join Great Escape lineup

The Roots and Lou Rhodes join Great Escape lineup

By Angus Paterson 28th Jan, 2007

One of the world’s great hip hop live acts, along with the sublime vocalist from Lamb, will be clocking in at Newington Armory over the Easter long weekend, to be joined by a stack of other newly announced acts.

The Roots touring, presented by inthemix

The Roots touring, presented by inthemix

By Tim Hardaker 18th Jan, 2007

Widely regarded as the most influential hip-hop live act in the world, The Roots will be returning to Australia in April for a national tour, and inthemix is proud to be a presenting partner of the tour!

Have a Great Escape at Easter

Have a Great Escape at Easter

By Tim Hardaker 27th Nov, 2006

Following a successful launch event in 2006, the Great Escape festival will return in 2007, taking place over the Easter long weekend at the Newington Armory in Sydney's Olympic Park, Homebush.

The Roots confirmed for Blues'n'Roots

The Roots confirmed for Blues'n'Roots

By Jonathan Keefe 23rd Nov, 2006

Seminal US hip hop act The Roots join an eclectic line up for the West Coast Blues and Roots Festival in 2007.