Rootin' Around is Kevin Roe's cornpone compendium of the best roots (country, blues, jazz, hokum, etc.) music releases and backroads travel destinations still to be found in these here United States of America. This seven-year-old roots music and backroads travel column still appears in print in the New York City music zine, Sound Views, and has been online since 1997. Just added: the new Rootin' Bookstore for books about all your favorite rootin' subjects (roots music, roadtrips, tacky Americana, the Great Plains, tallgrass prairies, prairie dogs, hot dogs, tofu pups, hound dogs, etc.).
Keywordscountry (12), jazz (25), bluegrass (2), hokum (1), roots (3), travel (140), roadtrips (1), blues (9), music (413), old-time (1)