Hard rock riffs, hip-hop flow, and thick syncopated horn lines...
9 Mile Roots is a Suburban Roots Reggae band based out of the Baltimore / DC metro. Built behind a solid group of musicians pulling from diverse backgrounds, the music delivers creative tunes that have a strong reggae vibe with a bouncy hip-hop flow and a bit of a rock edge. Boasting a high energy sound and a dynamic stage show, 9 Mile Roots keeps the crowd on their toes with a commanding presence and booming melody hooks. Their full horn section compliments the typical rock band line-up; combining catchy melodies with strong riffs and a reggae-funk-overtone, consistently blending up well known aspects of the rock and reggae genres.
9 Mile Roots Lineup
Jay - Lead Vocals
Dave - Drums
Josh - Bass
Phil - Lead Guitar / Vocals
Jordan - Rhythm Guitar / Vocals
Matt - Bari Sax
Gabe - Tenor Sax / Vocals
Casey - Trumpet
John / Rico - Trombone
"9 Mile Roots are on the rise! With a fun uptempo sound and fat horn section they are the East Coast's house party band."
- Surf Roots Radio
"Just a casual listen and it becomes immediately clear why this band is receiving rave reviews of their music - they simply rock! We can’t say enough about the quality of every song on this album"
- Bob Leggett / LA Music Critic