Sprouted from New York's fertile Hudson Valley, Rootbrew digs
deep into their cultural history while incorporating sounds from far afield to create an uplifting, positive sound. The band blends various elements of popular world music styles with their own brand of danceable Americana. Lead vocalist Gem Jr sings with power and finesse, delivering simple love songs , spiritual tunes, to politically charged songs about social movements and human rights. Rootbrew has performed with several iconic artists from around the globe including The Skatalites (Jamaica) Lakou Mizik (Haiti), Mamadou Kelly (Mali), and Mokoomba (Zimbabwe). Together, the band creates a sound that will make the audience want to sing and dance along!