Is There Anything The Roots Can't Do?

Posted on Sunday, March 23, 2014 by fillups

The Roots In a previous blog, I mentioned the endless versatility of The Roots. I knew about their role in popularizing the neo soul movement, their deep sense of musical history and their multi genre approach to music which meant that they were capable of creating all sorts of music. Still, I was surprised to see this: You can actually see Idina Menzel's face light up as . . . more »

A Glorious Fusion: The Music of Snarky Puppy and the R&B Grammy Nominees

Posted on Friday, January 17, 2014 by fillups

The bandmember of Snarky Puppy Like most music fans, including the SCCLD Music and Movie Team's Gina, I LOVE being blown away by a new sound or an incredible band. For me, Snarky Puppy is THAT band. They have an astounding range of beautiful sounds to offer. Snarky Puppy was nominated for the 2014 Grammy Awards for Best R&B Performance for their track, "Something" featuring Lalah Hathaway from their album . . . more »

A Glorious Fusion: The Music of Snarky Puppy and the R&B Grammy Nominees

Posted on Friday, January 17, 2014 by fillups

The bandmember of Snarky Puppy Like most music fans, including the SCCLD Music and Movie Team's Gina, I LOVE being blown away by a new sound or an incredible band. For me, Snarky Puppy is THAT band. They have an astounding range of beautiful sounds to offer. Snarky Puppy was nominated for the 2014 Grammy Awards for Best R&B Performance for their track, "Something" featuring Lalah Hathaway from their album . . . more »