creative popular Duo+Plus, with added elements
of guitar, bass, world percussion and hauntingly soulful
uplifting vocals with
irresistible lyrics, transcendent harmonies and roof-raising
Frequently added guest performers are always a plus! --
further stimulating the already inventive nature of this
Root Hand is a sound project utilizing and inspired by a
variety of instruments and sounds from far and wide played
with positive intent and passionate gratitude. The duo weaves
masterfully crafted musicianship into their live shows.
Their original lyrics are infused with wit and wisdom, poetry
Root Hand plays a "feel good" mix of originals
and classics in their unique style, with a focus on conscious
lyricism and carefully crafted sonic layers. Every
song hijacks your heart and takes you through an emotional
ride. The chemistry that Tony & Su have on stage is genuine.
"We sing about the things that stir our hearts:
Environmentalism, Wellbeing, and
the influence of many of our favorite artists --- such as:
Harrison, Willie Nelson, Leadbelly,
Guy Forsyth, Babatunde
Choirs, and even a kid playing drums on a sidewalk."
Fully Americana in our style,
we cover the genres of:
Folk, Rock, Rhythm &
World Beat, and sometimes a little Reggae
Root Hand currently performs in:
NYC, Northern New Jersey, Eastern Pennsylvania,
and the Hudson Valley Region.