TAPROOT Schedules Northampton Signing Session, Acoustic Performance

Michigan-based hard rock quartet TAPROOT will take part in and in-store signing and acoustic performance on Sunday, October 12 at Turn It Up in Northampton, Massachusetts. The event begins at 3:00 p.m. and is free to attend.

Turn It Up
5 Pleasant St.
Northampton, MA 01060

Video footage of TAPROOT's September 18, 2008 acoustic performance at Borders in Ann Arbor, Michigan can be viewd below.

TAPROOT's next acoustic performance will take place this Sunday, October 5 at the FYE store in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. Music will begin at 3:00 p.m., to be followed by a signing session. The event is free and takes place at:

292 Park City Ctr
Lancaster, PA 17601-2708

"Our Long Road Home", the new album from TAPROOT, sold around 7,700 copies in the United States in its first week of release to enter The Billboard 200 chart at position No. 65. The follow-up to 2005's "Blue-Sky Research" was released through Velvet Hammer, the label founded by the management company of the same name (SYSTEM OF A DOWN, DEFTONES).

Working with producer Tim Patalan (SPONGE, LOVEDRUG), the band penned more than fifty songs for the album, twelve of which were recorded in a converted barn just a few minutes down the road from vocalist/guitarist Stephen Richards' home.

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