DriftingRoots is an original 5 piece reggae band based out of Central Florida.
The band was founded in San Diego, CA in 2018 by brothers Matthew Mavericks (vox/guitar) & Chris Mavericks (drums). After establishing roots in California, Matt & Chris relocated home to Florida where they met current members Andres (keys/Vox), Joey (bass), and Jason (guitar).
The music is written, recorded, and produced by DriftingRoots in their home studio in Satellite Beach, FL. DriftingRoots have shared the stage with artists such as Collie Buddz, Steel Pulse, Julian Marley, The Movement, Mike Love and Authority Zero. With 2 iTunes Charting albums Life is Good 2021 and Meant to Be 2022, DriftingRoots is currently working on their third full length studio album. From the east coast to the west coast and everywhere in between, DriftingRoots tours relentlessly sharing their music and spreading love to each city they pass by.
Bob is a relatively new musician fulfilling his Bucket List of performing in front of live audiences. His music consists of John Prine, Zac Brown. Tim McGraw, Jake Owen, Billy Currington, Toby Keith. Also playing some local bands music such as Junkyard Fieldtrip and Blue Jimmy (Brian and Chad Ayers). And Fairport Favorite Adam Ezra Group.
“Brian’s music is pure Americana; plugged in Americana that is full of spunk and life. He possesses a Springsteen type swagger and exudes the same confidence delivering his well crafted tunes with guitars blazing.” – Don Zelazny, Americana Roots
We’re excited to be part of the 2022 Fairport Music Fest again this year – kicking off the day with the JUMBO JAM! A full day of great music with proceeds supporting the Golisano Children’s Hospital at Strong – recognized as one of the best children’s hospitals in the United States.
Tickets are available for purchase at the bar at B-Side and online. For more information visit: http://www.fairportmusicfestival.com/