Don’t Try To Fight It

I love covers & I love proper video production so I can’t help but post when I find it:

Here’s a clip of Lauryn Hill, her band, and The Roots doing a Bob Marley cover on Jimmy Fallon’s old show. …

Full Power Launch on E Street

Two of the most powerful forces working in music right now are Bruce Springsteen and Ahmir Thompson aka Questlove.

Bruce and his E-Street band have been moving mountains since the 70’s.

Quest started in the 90’s but made up time …

Standing on the Verge

Enjoy yourself with this pumped up version of Funkadelic’s classic by the Red Hots and The Roots, having fun on late night TV:

Red Hot Chili Peppers & The Roots – Standing on the Verge of Getting It On [Live

It’s Sabotage

Great tribute from the 2012 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony – doing a montage of Beastie Boys stuff, especially from different eras, takes a hell of a line up. Good thing The Roots were there locking it …

Dierks Bentley & The Roots Are Still Alive

Jimmy Fallon did Pearl Jam week, featuring covers of PJ classics by other artists and wrapping up with a performance from Eddie & the boys. Some good stuff, and I love having late night shows pursue such musical programming.

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Sun Kil Moon Over A Mistress

Great new song “Mistress” from Sun Kil Moon aka Mark Kozelek, backed up by The Roots. Enjoy!

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Potus With The Mostest

Very funny. Look at that applause too — don’t see that on the news much do you?

I remember seeing cheering crowds of (white only) flag waving supporters almost every night for President Bush even when his support was at …