It’s that time where we start welcoming warmer weather (hey it’s Florida) and a change in pace as well as tempo.
Just in time for Spring we give you the Gritty, Southern rockers ‘Roxy Roca’ mixing the sounds and funk of masters with the style of todays rock radio.
The Austin, TX-based ROXY ROCA is a powerhouse of southern soul with contributing inspirations including James Brown, Joe Tex, Al Green, Chubby Checker, Little Richard and early 70s psychedelic funk rockers like War and Sly and the Family Stone.
This “Dynamite Texas Soul” band was formed in ‘2010’ and quickly planted their roots and together these nine musicians recorded live and straight to tape their debut album “Ain’t Nothin’ Fancy,” which was released on Tuesday, February 24, 2015 for vinyl, CD, and download…
Why did you decide to start this music project?Rhythm and Blues has been a steady friend in this life, she’s always been there for me.
In 1 word how would you describe your musical style?Dynamite
Does the band have any venues they are looking forward to performing in more than the others?Any venue that gives us a platform is ok by me. Looking forward to playing with Blues Traveler in Downtown Cocoa Florida for sure
Do you have any new tracks /videos coming out you would like to tell our readers about?We have a new live album out called “Live at the Good Music Club”. It was recorded in Austin, Texas at The Spiderhouse Ballroom. We have it available on Cd/DVD combo as well as vinyl
Would you like to tell our readers a little more on your upcoming Orlando show?Everyone leaves a ROXY ROCA show feeling uplifted and high on life! So if you are into … ya know, being happy . . this is the place to be! …
With their punchy, originals with pure ready soul “Ain’t Nothin’ Fancy,” blends the contemporary and soulful arrangements simply making this a record for a mass style crowd.
Check out the bands web page to keep up on their tour and newest track’s!