Rusted Root returns to Ithaca this September at the Haunt

May 8, 2012

Tickets go on sale this Friday morning for a September show likely to sell out quickly. Rusted Root, an alternative jam band that got its start in Pittsburgh in 1990, returns to Ithaca with a mid-week show at the Haunt on Wednesday, September 19th. 

Rusted Root at the Finger Lakes GrassRoots Festival. 14850 Photo.Rusted Root at the Finger Lakes GrassRoots Festival. 14850 Photo.Promoter Dan Smalls says the band's last visit sold out in just nine days. In addition to playing the Haunt, Rusted Root has played at the Finger Lakes GrassRoots Festival of Music and Dance, and once headlined Cornell University's Slope Day concert.

The band offers a style of rock reminiscent of the Grateful Dead along with percussion styles that lean toward Latin American and African influences. Tickets for the 16+ show at the Haunt will go on sale Friday morning, May 11th, at


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