Roots of a Rebellion music

Road to Roo Nashville City Winners Announced

Congratulations are in order for Reggae-Rock-Dub band Roots of a Rebellion who won the Road to Roo Nashville City Finals on Thursday.

It has been a long and tough road for the group who – in between battles in Music City – were touring in Florida on their Ride The Rays Tour. They have had little to no break leading up to tonight’s State Finals where the winner will have an opportunity to play the Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival 2016, a four-day music festival in Manchester, TN.

Hosted by Nashville’s longest running independent radio station¬†Lightning 100 and presented by performing rights organization¬†BMI, the Road to Roo competition runs from January to April and is open to Nashville artists.

Tonight’s Tennessee State Finals¬†will be held at Mercy Lounge. Doors open at 7:30 p.m., show starts at 8:00 p.m.