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Roots of a Rebellion

Saturday, July 8  |  3:30 p.m.

 

Roots of a Rebellion are a jam band from Nashville, Tennessee, playing heavy reggae-rock-dub music for the soul. The band is known for its dynamic live shows showing its progressive sound and energy. Roots of a Rebellion was voted Best Local Band in Nashville Scene's 2015 Best of Nashville Reader's Poll.

Roots of a Rebellion has recently released its second full length album, A Brother’s Instinct, which debuted at No. 4 on the Billboard reggae charts. This release marked the band's first time being included in Billboard and was the follow up to its 2014 debut album, Heartifact, released on August 8, 2014. Having shared the stage with The Wailers, Rebelution, Trombone Shorty, Slightly Stoopid, moe., North Mississippi Allstars, SOJA, Nahko and Medicine for the People, NEEDTOBREATHE, and more, Roots of a Rebellion represents another side to Music City, USA. 

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