Teignmouth born Roots fusion five piece ‘The Datura Roots Collective’ have been busy tearing up the UK, making waves and quickly becoming renowned for their vibrant sounds, stage energy and crowd engagement.
A sound crafted and inspired by many genres from the early Roots Reggae and Dub pioneers to the old smokey Blues & Jazz clubs. It’s cross pollenated with a love of HipHop then twisted up with electronica from Electro-Swing to live Drum & Bass. Expect a deliciously delirious cocktail of soulful vocals, mad bars & hype, blistering Sax, raw and swirling Dub/Slide guitar, allied together with an irresistible groove guaranteed to make you lose your mind.
Their unique blend of styles and high-octane live show has seen The D.R.C successfully rock stages at some of UK’s major festivals inc Boomtown Fair, Beautiful days, Oceanfest, Port Eliot and many others as well as support several strong favourites on the UK & International gig circuit, including:- Gentleman’s Dub Club, Zion Train, Dubioza Kolektiv, Electric Swing Circus, Chainska Brassika and BBC Radio 6’s Donn Letts.
With a debut music release in the pipeline for 2020, The DRC are set to enchant and capture the senses of music lovers across the UK and beyond.