Nancy Reid (fiddle, vocals) and David "Alabama" Frank formed the duo Root 2 Music to find out what music happens when Celtic fiddle runs into Delta slide guitar way back up in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia.

Random Unannounced Performances

You may find us at the Porter Mountain Overlook, mile marker 90 on the Blue Ridge Parkway.  You may find us on the porch at the Peaks of Otter Lodge near mile 85 on the Blue Ridge Parkway. 

Face to Face Crowd Funding

Support Local Music.  You can help Root 2 Music's projects by showing up and introducing yourself to the an important member of our enterprise.  His name is Phillip, the bucket.

Clifftop Neo-Trad Finals! Best Original Song! 

Friday, July 31, 2015 Clifftop WV:  Lon Reid (bass) joined Nancy and David to form a Root2 Music trio for the annual Appalachian String Band Festival Neo-Traditional contest.  The band made it to the top 5 in the finals.  The…

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Old City Cemetery Candlelight Tour

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Old City Cemetery, 401 Taylor St., Lynchburg, VA 24501

Music by Root 2 Music at the Comfort House at the Old City Cemetery. The Old City Cemetery is a historic cemetery in Lynchburg, Virginia. It is the oldest municipal cemetery still in use today in the state of Virginia, and one of the oldest such burial grounds in the United States.