Roots of a Rebellion, commonly referred to as ROAR, hail from Nashville, TN and bolster heavy Reggae-Rock-Dub music for the soul. ROAR is known for their dynamic live shows centered around their progressive sound and energy. In between regional touring, ROAR has released their “Inner Light EP” back in 2012 and most recently their debut full length album, “Heartifact” available on iTunes and Amazon, as well as Bandcamp. Having shared the stage with The Wailers, NEEDTOBREATHE, Rebelution, Slightly Stoopid, moe, North Mississippi Allstars, SOJA, and countless others, Roots of a Rebellion is happy to represent another side to Music City, USA.
Roots of a Rebellion’s music offers elements of Reggae, Rock, Dub and Soul while putting an emphasis on tight horn sections, catchy melodies, and conscious lyrics. This authentic and powerful combination creates a sound that is both physically and mentally captivating. Hailing from various corners of the United States, each member brings unique musical experiences and passions to the band’s sound.
While continuing to grow as a band, Roots of a Rebellion desires to put just as much emphasis on community and global unity as they do on music. They see their music as a tool for change and can be found off the stage playing their part to better our world. R.O.A.R. will continue marching on representing truth and love through music.