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Taproot

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Formed: 1997 in Ann Arbor, MI
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Genre: Pop/Rock
Group Members: Stephen Richards, Mike DeWolf, Philip Lipscomb, Jarrod Montague
Biography: Ann Arbor, MI's own Taproot sent their demo to Limp Bizkit's frontman/business entrepreneur Fred Durst in 1998, not ever thinking Durst would call them back personally. To the band's surprise, Durst replied, promising the alt-punk metal quartet the world. But Durst apparently took too long to deliver ...Read full biography
The Episodes
Released: 2012
Label: Victory Records
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After the back-to-basics Plead the Fifth, Taproot once again get serious on The Episodes, an ambitious concept album that finds them reconnecting with their prog side without quite abandoning the churning ...Read full review
Gift
Released: 2000
Label: Atlantic Records
Critics' Rating:
In a time when Michigan exploded as a hotbed of electronica and white-boy hip-hop innovation, Ann Arbor's Taproot emerged to restore Michigan to the riff-laden, rock & roll glory of the Ted Nugent '70s. ...Read full review
More Taproot albums: Main Albums (8), Singles & EPs (6)
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