Finally the long awaited third album release from Raglans original five piece roots reggae group, coinciding with a "Future Is Now" nationwide wide tour.
The enduring Cornerstone Roots are an original and essential band representing roots reggae music in New Zealand and abroad. 2007 saw the band release their second album Free Yourself with the single Home receiving NZ on Air Video grant and the next offering Future is Now is set for nationwide release in New Zealand on October 18.
Cornerstone Roots have always combined a strong lyrical approach to their music. They comment on important global issues and the development of personal self-awareness. Their approach to music is about being of value and connecting with people from all lifestyles. The fusion of Jamaican, New Zealand/Pacific Island and soul inspired musical influences has produced an original sounding band that is uniquely Cornerstone Roots.
NEW ZEALAND TOUR DATES
Sep 30 Schnapps Bar, National Park
Oct 8 Colosseum + Tigerhour, Tauranga
Oct 9 Leigh Sawmill, Leigh
Oct 15 La De Dub with 1814 & Paepae Soundsystem, Wellington
Oct 22 Mangawhai Tavern + Localise, Mangawhai
Oct 23 Icons, New Plymouth
Nov 4 Als Bar, Christchurch
Nov 5 Sammys, Dunedin
Nov 6 No.8 Wired Bar, Timaru
Nov 13 Raglan Town Hall, Raglan
Dec 17 420, Auckland