Formed in 2009, Roots Shakedown has been creating their music with a wide variety of music passions among the members. Genres like classical, jazz, rock, dub, funk, blues and other sounds leave listeners enlightened.
Roots Shakedown’s first EP, Mash Up The Sound was released in 2010. It has captured new listeners internationally including Brazil & Japan. They can be heard with Inner Circle, who released the single “Up Up & Away” on the Reggae Wave Compilation CD in January 2012. Continuing steady gigs in FL and the east coast, Roots Shakedown’s debut full length is currently in the works.
“We want to spread a positive message without ignoring all of the hardships in front of us. Song topics range from worldwide struggle, politics, future generations, and musical inspiration.” -Brett Staska, Bass/Vocals