Roots Hip-Hoppin' Their Way Across The Land

Philly's finest hip-hop purveyors, The Roots, are rocking their way across the contiguous 48 right about now, bringing the love to all sorts of fanatics around the country. They hit Atlanta tomorrow night for a super extravaganza, playing on a bill that also features Ja Rule, J5, and Eve and roll through the country later next month with Fader favorite Cody ChestnuTT in tow for the last two weeks of the tour. They wrap the jaunt in their hometown on the Ides of March, so if you need a jolt of good ol' fashioned, good time rhymes and beats, check the calendar below and make your plans accordingly.

The Roots 2003 tour dates:

02.06.03 - Knoxville, TN (Tennessee Theatre)

02.07.03 - Atlanta, GA (Americasmart w/Ja Rule, Jurassic 5, Eve, Biz Markie, Doug Fresh)

02.08.03 - Cincinnati, OH (Bogart's)

02.09.03 - Cleveland, OH (Odeon)

02.11.03 - Indianapolis, IN (Vogue Theatre)

02.12.03 - Madison, WI (Orpheum Theatre)

02.13.03 - Minneapolis, MN (First Avenue)

02.14.03 - St. Louis, MS (The Pageant)

02.15.03 - Lawrence, KS (Abe and Jake's Landing)

02.16.03 - Denver, CO (Fillmore Auditorium)

02.17.03 - Park City, UT (Harry O's)

02.19.03 - Seattle, WA (Showbox)

02.20.03 - Vancouver, BC (The Commodore)

02.21.03 - Portland, OR (Roseland)

02.22.03 - Eugene, OR (McDonald Theatre)

02.23.03 - San Francisco, CA (The Fillmore)

02.24.03 - San Francisco, CA (The Fillmore)

02.26.03 - Anaheim, CA (House of Blues)

02.27.03 - Los Angeles, CA (House of Blues)

02.28.03 - Los Angeles, CA (House of Blues)

03.01.03 - Los Angeles, CA (House of Blues)

03.02.03 - San Diego, CA (Belly Up w/Cody ChesnuTT)

03.03.03 - Phoenix, AZ (Club Rio w/Cody ChesnuTT)

03.05.03 - El Paso, TX (Club Vallare w/Cody ChesnuTT)

03.06.03 - Albuquerque, NM (Sunshine Theatre w/Cody ChesnuTT)

03.07.03 - Dallas, TX (Gypsy Tea Room w/Cody ChesnuTT)

03.08.03 - Austin, TX (Stubb's BBQ w/Cody ChesnuTT)

03.09.03 - Houston, TX (Numbers w/Cody ChesnuTT)

03.10.03 - New Orleans, LA (House of Blues w/Cody ChesnuTT)

03.12.03 - Atlanta, GA (Roxy Theatre w/Cody ChesnuTT)

03.14.03 - New York, NY (Roseland Ballroom w/Cody ChesnuTT)

03.15.03 - Philadelphia, PA (Electric Factory w/Cody ChesnuTT)

Roots Hip-Hoppin' Their Way Across The Land