Planting Their Roots On Long Island

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Huntington, NY (October 5, 2015) – The Paramount in downtown Huntington, Long Island is thrilled to announce The Roots on December 26th at 8 pm. Recognized for being the official house band on “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon,” The Roots have performed with artists from Bruce Springsteen to Prince. Now Huntington will have a chance to see them live just in time for the holiday season.

 

Tickets for The Roots will go on sale to the general public starting @ 10 am on Friday, October 9th through Ticketmaster.com, charge-by-phone @ 800-745-3000 or The Paramount Box Office (open daily from 12 noon – 6 pm). Paramount Fan Club members may purchase tickets before the general public during the two-day, online-only, Ticketmaster pre-sale starting from 10 am on Wednesday, October 7th to Thursday, October 8th until 10 pm with password “PULSE”. To receive future pre-sale codes and event news for The Paramount, simply sign up on our website for our FREE e-newsletter today.

 

Rolling Stone claims, “The Roots may not have technically been the first live band in hip-hop-but hands down, they’re the greatest.” The Roots have been nominated for twelve Grammy’s, winning four including: “Best R&B Album,” “Best Traditional R&B Vocal Performance” and “Best Group or Duo R&B Vocal Performance. Their latest album, And Then You Shoot Your Cousin, released in May of 2014 marked their 11th studio album.

 

For nearly 30 years, The Roots have remained one of the biggest names in the music industry. The Roots have continued to reinvent themselves and have successfully broken the generational barricade becoming a house hold. The legendary crew have become a staple on “The Tonight Show” reaching over a million people nationwide per night. The Paramount is proud to bring The Roots to Long Island on December 26th for an intimate performance; so give the gift of music this holiday season with tickets to The Roots.