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* THE ROOTS MUSIC GROUP  *


THE ROOTS MUSIC GROUP IS A VOLUNTARY RUN CLUB FOR THE YOUNG  BASED IN YOUGHAL CO CORK SINCE 2008 . 

FOUNDED BY BOBBY LEE AND FACILITATED BY FOROIGE YOUTH CENTER ITS A PLACE WHERE THE YOUNG CAN FEEL FREE TO DEVELOP THEIR MUSIC SKILLS THROUGH SONGWRITING ,SINGING AND LEARNING AN INSTRUMENT . THE HOT SPOT YOUTH CENTER MUSIC ROOM IS FULLY KITTED OUT  WITH INSTRUMENTS THANK TO THE IRMA TRUST, INSTRUMENT DONATIONS AND FUNDS FROM SHOWS .


ROOTS , THE FIRST CD From THE ROOTS CATALOGUE GOT VIBE AND VIGOR AND 19 TRACKS OF IT .PLAYING 13 ORIGINAL SONGS 

& 6 COVER VERSIONS FROM OVER 30 YOUNG MUSICIANS .ROOTS IS PRODUCED & ARRANGED THROUGH BOBBY A WELL RESPECTED MUSICIAN, composer , PRODUCER AND THE DRIVING FORCE BEHIND THE PROJECTS .


THE ROOTS ALBUMS ARE RECORDED MIXED AND MASTERED AT CLAYCASTLE RECORDING STUDIO IN YOUGHAL RUN BY WARREN TIVY AND JOHN BURKE A TOP CLASS RECODING STUDIO IN YOUGHAL.THE MUSIC COVERS ALL THE CURRENT INFLUENCES AS THEY CHOOSE THE SONGS THEY WISH TO PERFORM AND RECORD BE IT ORIGINAL OR COVER VERSIONS ROOTS ITS GOT IT ALL !!!

'ROOTS' IS ABOUT GIVING A VOICE TO YOUNG PEOPLE THROUGH  MUSIC AND OPENING A DOOR TO A LIFE FILLED WITH MUSIC AND PASSION .


 IN 2009 BOBBY DECIDED TO HOST CONCERTS AT ST MARYS 12TH CENTURY CHURCH YOUGHAL A BEAUTIFUL SETTING FOR MUSIC AND AN ATTENTIVE AUDIENCE  .THIS GAVE A PLATFORM FOR YOUNG MUSICIANS TO SUPPORT SOME PROLIFIC NAMES LIKE DECLAN O ROURKE,JOHN SPILLANE, LUKA BLOOM , KILA ,LIAM O'MAONLAI , MARY COUGHLAN ,THE FOUR OF US ETC MAKING THE DREAM COME TRUE . THEY ALSO RUN REGULAR TALENT SHOWS BUSKING EXPOS AND OTHER MUSICAL ACTIVITIES AND EVENTS TO SUPPORT HUMANITARIAN NEEDS.


 5 CDS ARE OUT TO DATE WITH DIFFERENT GROUPS OF DIFFERENT AGES AND ABILITIES AROUND IRELAND AND THROUGH THIS WORK COUNTLESS LIVES HAVE BEEN INSPIRED AND CHANGED..


'MUSIC SPEAKS LOUDER THAN WORDS'

  GODBLESS AND THANK FOR YOUR SUPPORT !

 

BOBBY LEE & DARRAGH IN THE STUDIO

HELEN MURRAY IN STUDIO

CHLOE LEE IN STUDIO

KATE POPOVA IN STUDIO

LEE MC CARTHY IN STUDIO

SOPHIE O BRIEN IN STUDIO

FINNIAN MULLINS IN STUDIO