2023 Roots Picnic lineup: Lauryn Hill, Diddy, Dave Chappelle

2023 Roots Picnic lineup: Lauryn Hill, Diddy, Dave Chappelle

The Roots unveiled a star-studded lineup Monday for this year’s Roots Picnic music festival, headlined by Ms. Lauryn Hill, Diddy and the Roots, Dave Chappelle and Lil Uzi Vert. A comedy show starring Chappelle will […]

Manic Focus Announces 7th Studio Album, a “Career Retrospective” and Return to His Roots – EDM.com

The cover art of Manic Focus seventh studio album, "Never Not Blue."

Never Not Blue, the upcoming album from electronic music star Manic Focus, is lucky number seven. Revered for his soulful fusion of funk, hip-hop and electronic music, Focus has revealed his seventh studio album. According […]

Mila Kunis ‘honoured’ her kids can carry on her Ukrainian roots

Mila Kunis Speaks About Her Ukrainian Roots, Is Honoured Knowing That Her Kids Can Carry Them On

Mila Kunis Is Honoured Knowing That Her Kids Can Carry On Her Ukrainian Roots Actress Mila Kunis has never been more honoured “to be from Ukraine.” Always proud of her Ukrainian heritage, the 39-year-old actress […]

See “Roots” Star Leslie Uggams Now at 79 — Best Life

Leslie Uggams in 1970

Leslie Uggams has been gracing our television screens for decades, and that’s after she got her start as a child in radio and on the stage. Some of her earlier TV work includes appearing on […]

Boko! Boko! The UK club superheroes celebrating global grooves and local roots | Dance music

Old friends … Juba, Tash and Mina.

There’s something of the superhero team about dance collective Boko! Boko! There’s their big, complementary personalities and musical abilities and clear camaraderie, not to mention their colourful Lycra outfits. As they wait backstage in Oslo’s […]

The Roots’ Captain Kirk Douglas Releases Single “Breathe In,” Ahead of Upcoming LP ‘New Unknown’

The Roots' Captain Kirk Douglas Releases Single “Breathe In,” Ahead of Upcoming LP ‘New Unknown’

Today, “Captain” Kirk Douglas, the legendary guitarist for The Roots, released his third single of the year, titled “Breathe In.” The song marks his third single this year following “We Can Be One” and “Over […]

Todd Rundgren Announces New Album With the Roots, Sparks, Weezer’s Rivers Cuomo, and More

Todd Rundgren Space Force

Todd Rundgren: 10-01 Brookville, NY – Tilles Center *10-06 San Diego, CA –  Balboa Theatre10-07 Beverly Hills, CA – Saban Theatre10-08 San Jose, CA – San Jose Civic10-09 Anaheim, CA – City National Grove of […]

ODESZA Share the Humble Roots of Their Visual Inspiration for “The Last Goodbye” – EDM.com


It was their most personal record yet, but despite their profound sense of attachment to The Last Goodbye, and the resources at their disposal, ODESZA simply couldn’t quite find the aesthetic to bring it all […]

Elsy Wameyo on learning her roots: ‘I felt I had this coat of power. No one could touch me’ | Australian music

‘When you know your purpose, making decisions becomes very, very easy’.

In 2019, while studying a media degree at the University of Adelaide, Elsy Wameyo had to make a call: do her exam or go to a music festival? That decision is practically a rite of […]