Sol Roots is a world-class guitarist, bassist, songwriter, and recording artist who began his musical experiences performing with soul, funk, and blues luminaries such as Guitar Gabriel, Captain Luke, and Cool John Ferguson. Sol has studied a variety of fingerpicking styles at which he excels, and he plays an array of original, traditional, and cover songs. His talent stretches from fiery rock to laid-back jazz, and from funky innovative grooves to soulful ballads, always drawing on a deep background in blues.
Leading a collaboration of professional musicians from the southeast and mid-atlantic US, Sol is no stranger to the road. Sol and his band members having performed festivals and venues nationally and internationally. Sol has covered much of the surface of the earth on tour, lighting up venues across North America, Europe, Australia and the Caribbean.
May 27, 2015
Linwood Taylor And Sol Roots Perform At Bethesda Blues And Jazz Supper...
March 10, 2015
Capitol Blues Night 2015! Ironing Board Sam, Cool John Ferguson, Sol...
February 11, 2015
Sol Roots Band With Special Guest Ron Holloway Perform Thursday...
November 28, 2014
The Wailers 30th Anniversary Tour Of Legend At The Hamilton Dc. Sol...
November 05, 2014
Coco Montoya With Sol Roots Perform In Washington DC
July 03, 2014
The State Theatre Presents Covered With Jam, Ron Holloway, Sol Roots...
June 09, 2014
Tinner Hill Blues Festival Presents Shemekia Copeland With Sol Roots...
A fierce guitarist and soulful singer...
Woodsy - JamBase
Sol is an exceptional guitarist. Sol is a great
musician/songwriter who constantly reinvents himself with an extraordinary ability to fit the perfect approach and composition. Fred Cannon - a Senior VP at BMI
Sol lays down a heavy groove! Sol fluently tears out rock,
blues, reggae, and jazz, delivered with deep soul.” Tim Duffy - President, Music Maker
I saw Jimi Hendrix's Experience several times and met
Hendrix as well. I saw
Clapton's Cream. I was also fortunate to hear Segovia
onstage. When Sol leads
a band, he taps into mind-blowing memories of those three
nobody else has since then