What do you do when music has changed your life? You follow where it leads. You look for ways to offer this transformative power to others. So it is with Ryan Larsen, drummer and band leader for the Blues Messengers and owner of Roots Music Shop at 19th and Q streets. Click the following link to read the rest of this...Read More
Who Are We?
Roots Music Shop is a musician’s music shop—whether you’re a soon-to-be beginner or an established pro. We buy, sell or trade instruments. And we’re working hard to support the heritage, art, and music of our community in Lincoln, Nebraska.
What is American Roots Music?
Think of it as music based in the traditions of the American experience. It’s an ethnic, geographical and cultural scrapbook of our heritage. It’s country, rhythm and blues, folk, gospel, Cajun, zydeco, Tejano, Native American, jazz, boogie woogie, rock and roll, bluegrass, western swing, and polka.