Valerie Vigoda

Valerie Vigoda

Susan Werner Hayseed

Susan Werner’s “HAYSEED” Project


Eileen Ivers – An Irish Christmas


Dave Mason’s Traffic Jam

Graham Parker Rumour

Graham Parker & The Rumour


The Grand Slambovians


Graham Parker

David Wilcox

David Wilcox


Vance Gilbert

The Blues Brothers

Blues Brothers™ (The Official Revue)


Arlo Guthrie (w/ 1st Mark Artists)

Black Violin

Black Violin


Pushcart Players


Summer of Love Concert


Southside Johnny & The Poor Fools


The Irish Rovers


Eileen Ivers—Beyond the Bog Road

Peter Gros Wild Kingdom

Peter Gros of Mutual of Omaha’s Wild Kingdom


Richie Havens (in memoriam) Jan 21, 1941-April 22, 2013

American Tapestry

American Tapestry


Trout Fishing in America

Jimmy Webb Thinking

Jimmy Webb


Robin Spielberg


Big Apple Circus – FUN2C (A Circus Fantasy)


Susan Werner


Dave Mason Band

Southside Johnny

Southside Johnny and the Asbury Jukes



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Posted by The Roots Agency - On July 23, 2014 Comments Off

Jimmy Webb, Paul Shaffer, Wil Lee and the 23-piece CBS Orchestra blew the “roof” off with an epic performance of the iconic “MacArthur Park” (composed by Jimmy Webb).   First recorded in 1968 by Richard Harris, the song has been a hit for several artists including Donna Summers, The Four Tops, Chet Atkins & Jerry Reed. “We have the great Jimmy Webb, the composer of the tune, playing with us…
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Posted by The Roots Agency - On June 10, 2014 Comments Off

Robin Spielberg, a renowned contemporary pianist and composer, tells a very personal story about the healing power of music. Her experiences inspired her to share how music makes an impact on our well-being and helps us through difficulties In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. At a TEDx event, TEDTalks video and live…
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Posted by The Roots Agency - On March 23, 2014 Comments Off

Formed in Sleepy Hollow, New York over a decade ago, The Slambovian Circus of Dreams (AKA The Grand Slambovians) pioneered the alt-folk/americana genre, staying on the fringes of the music industry and under the radar while producing several critically acclaimed studio albums.  ‘A Box of Everything’ is a compilation of the ‘Greatest Hits’ you’ve never heard from this reclusive band.  Their melodic avant-folk conjures a quirkier Tom Petty or fuller…
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Posted by The Roots Agency - On March 10, 2014 Comments Off

When Wil B and Kev Marcus of Black Violin hit the stage, it’s an unusual sight in the contemporary music scene that demands attention. The classically trained violinists appear more Biggie than Beethoven as they blend their skills with hip-hop, R&B, and pop music. Last year’s appearance at SXSW, including opening for Dave Grohl’s keynote speech  caught the industry’s attention, and now they return once again with violins and bows…
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Posted by The Roots Agency - On February 24, 2014 Comments Off

As Wilcox notes in his liner notes, blaze is a “complex blossom of contradictions that is held together at the center by this blissfully focused state of mind that I first came to know while pedaling across the country.” The blossom of this record has petals that go out in different, seemingly contradictory directions. “Working with the bigger sonic choices that this rhythm section brought gave me a broader emotional palette and meant that I…
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Posted by The Roots Agency - On February 19, 2014 Comments Off

Vance Gilbert is now on tour in support of his newest CD, “BaD Dog Buffet”. Vance Gilbert’s BaD Dog Buffet Can something be wry, aching, hysterical, evocative, provocative, fun, beautifully sung, and consummately played all at once? Can it? That’d be Vance Gilbert and his transcendent new album “BaD Dog Buffet”. With the generous assistance from a varied list of super-respected guests—including Celtic harpist/singer Aine Minogue, bluegrass boys Darol Anger…
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