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MY new Blue Roots Denver show on 104.7fm

Blue Roots Denver blues, jazz, funk & soul radio show with your host, yours truly, James Speiser debuts June 10, 5-7pm then every Friday! I've been getting music submissions from National Acts and all the great locals we have here! Beautiful thang!

NEW ORLEANS TOUR for Roots & Rhythm

We raised $705 extra for the trip. Thanks for all of your support!

New Orleans tour

Roots & Rhythm is heading to New Orleans Apr 13! If you want to donate $1 or $5 for gas and expenses please go to the Paypal for Spicy Music Productions, or email RootsRhythmBand@live.com

Roots & Rhythm opens for 4-TIME GRAMMY WINNING vocalist Dianne Reeves

Roots & Rhythm was honored to open for 4-TIME GRAMMY WINNING vocalist Dianne Reeves at last nights sold out show at Lannie's Clocktower Cabaret.

Five Points Jazz Festival Film

The City of Denver is licensing the filming of Roots & Rhythm in the Blue Roots Denver television pilot for the 2014 Five Points Jazz Festival Film Showing!

LIVE ON KUVO 2hours with Momma Kat on Rockin & Rhythm! Aug 23 6-8pm

Momma Kat's Rocking & Rhythm Show on 89.3 KUVO! Friday Aug 23, 6-8pm. 2 hours of music and interviews. Roots & Rhythm will be debuting new original music during a command pre-show appearance for the Pilot Filming of Blue Roots Denver TV program Aug 28 at Lannies' Clocktower Cabaret!

Blue Roots Television program pilot filming

Roots & Rhythm first pilot filming of BLUE ROOTS (James Speiser of Roots & Rhythm and Erik Troe of KUVO 89.3 the 3rd largest blues & jazz station worldwide) a "Denver City Limits" style weekly television program that features local Blues & Jazz.

The first show will be at Lannie's Clocktower Cabaret. Wednesday Aug 28, 8pm Filmed and recorded by ERG Records and Denver Audio Studios.

ROOTS & RHYTHM at the FILLMORE for ROOT 40 Music Festival

ROOTS & RHYTHM is slated to perform a set at the FILLMORE AUDITORIUM DENVER for the Root 40 Music Festival Sunday, April 21st!

Big shows March 2013!

Sat Mar 2, Teller's Tap Room 9-12. Sat Mar 9, Tipper's Inn 8-11 Five piece Roots & Rhythm Band Sat Mar 23 Buffalo Rose 9-12 Five piece Roots & Rhythm Band

New Roots & Rhythm line up

Every tuesday at Tennyson Tap 38th and Tennyson. 9-1. Sextet featuring Kim Stone on bass. James Speiser fronting the band as always on guitar and vocal. Mike Smith keys, Matt Pitts sax, Scooter Barnes 2nd guitar and Damon Scott on drums.