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Roots Picnic Lineup 2015

Every summer, the Roots host their Roots Picnic festival in their Philadelphia hometown. This time around, as Billboard reports, the festival’s eighth incarnation will go down 5/30 at Philly’s Festival Pier. The Roots will play twice — once on their own, and once backing up Erykah Badu. The Weeknd will serve as headliner, and A$AP… More »

By: Tom Breihan / March 10, 2015 - 2:39 pm

Roots Picnic 2014 Lineup

The Roots are having a big year, having just been promoted from Late Night house band to Tonight Show house band. And now they’ve announced plans to bring their Roots Picnic festival back to Philadelphia for the seventh time. As usual, the Roots will headline, and they’ll also back up Snoop Dogg on a co-headlining… More »

By: Tom Breihan / March 3, 2014 - 12:38 pm

Roots Picnic 2013 Lineup

Questlove, bandleader of the Roots, took to Instagram to announce the lineup for the sixth annual Roots Picnic. Aside from the Roots, performers will include Grimes, How To Dress Well, Gary Clark Jr., Naughty By Nature, Solange, and more. The Picnic will take place on 6/1 at Festival Pier at Penns Landing in the Roots’… More »

By: Claire Lobenfeld / January 22, 2013 - 12:31 pm