Ethnic Roots

Ethnic Roots

 Gisborne, Gisborne Region, NZL
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Ethnic Roots are a hard working totally focused Reggae Crew..who believes that Reggae is a way of life & were all brought up here in Gisborne which has a huge Bob Marley influence..They write there own orignal music using there lifes experiences while growing up here..

Biography

ETHNIC ROOTS

Spider Tekira..Bass Judah Tekira..Drums Paora Anderson..Keys
Garth Tekira.. Guitar Tawi Rutherford .. Lead Guitar

Genere

Ethnic Roots are a Reggae band,with huge focus on writing there own original music drawing from some 35 + years of experience within the music industry.

History

The band was setup with five members 2009 Spider Tekira his two sons Garth & Judah ,Mahuta Waite & Percy Robinson. They all have strong links with the Ngati Porou Tribe (Gisborne/East Coast). Percy Robinson who played a major role with building its identity & its strong work ethics through his past experiences within the music scene both nationally & internationally helped the band to focus & set goals both personally & for Ethnic Roots. Percy & Mahuta leaving the band in 2010 left room for Paora Anderson & Tawi Rutherford who also bring a huge background of experience to Ethnic Roots.

Goals

The crew are working hard at releasing a single before xmas 2011 with a 12 track album (all original tracks) early 2012

Contacts(Bookings)

Manager……………………….Tuta Ngarimu
Cell……………………………….(027)4981051
Office……………………………(06)8677825

Discography

We are currently in studio this week to polish our first single ready for release before xmas 2011..with a april 2012 date target to release our first 12 track original albumn