Roe Green

Roe Green

 Tarragona, Catalonia, ESP
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ROE GREEN & TXIPIAITE BAND is a reggae music band.
Our songs are in English, French, Catalan and Spanish and are based on love and social reality.
The band is formed by nine components: the singer, two chorus-singers, two guitar players, a keyboard player, a bass player, a saxo player and a drummer, all with experience in other bands of the genre.To denominate the band we took the nickname of the singer ROE GREEN as a proagonist and trying to visualize the character of backing band of the mu

Biography

Our influences on playing are backing bands of international reggae artists on tour. Our influences on singing are Bob Marley, Capleton, Dr Ring Ding, Horace Andy, Jimmy Cliff and many others.
We set apart from other bands special things like different intensity and strenght in the songs and differents instrument details. Our singer sets apart from other bands the way of speaking to the public and making participate in lyrics, the way of moving around the stage.
We did many concerts around Spain, mainly in Catalonia (Barcelona region).
We have won three local amateur prizes: Lligamosques 2010 (Olot), Ebre Musik 2010 (Tortosa) and Reussona 2011 (Reus).

Discography

ROE GREEN recorded the first EP in 2010, called "Roots reggae to the people" in collaboration with many other members of TXIPIAITÉ BAND. It was no published but possible to download in internet.
In 2011 they're recording the first LP-CD, with 9 new songs and 3 songs from the EP.

Set List

MEDLEY
MORE FIRE
LOW COST FROM REUS
A MAN IN TOWN
AU REVOIR
SHE’S A SWEETIE
C'EST MA VIE
TAKE A MINUT
JAH JAH CALL
HUMAN TREE
EL MEU BARRI (necessita dignitat)
PURPLE TRAST
NO PUC OBLIDAR-ME DE TU
OTRA VOZ DE FRONTERA
BUFFALO SOLDIER (Bob Marley cover)
STOP LIVING LIVE SLAVES DO
JAH JAH CITY (Sizzla - Capleton cover)
MARXO A LA GRAN CIUTAT