Live Music: Root Tappers
Root Tappers, an Eau Claire based acoustic-electric trio, is comprised of singer/songwriter and guitar and ukulele player Lee Mynett, singer and bass and guitar player Charlie Malec, and singer and guitar and slide resonator player Mike Garrity. Performing both originals and covers, Root Tappers plays folk, blues, country, and Americana. In addition to originals, covers might include Gillian Welch, Decemberists, Amanda Platt and the Honeycutters, Be Good Tanyas, Mason Jennings, Hank Williams, Justin Townes Earle, Hound Dog Taylor, Little Ed and the Blues Imperials, even Dion, Buffalo Springfield, and CCR. Eclectic, rootsy, and entertaining.