The Roots Cancel SXSW Concert After Bomb Threat
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The Tonight Show house band The Roots had to cancel their SXSW concert tonight at Austin’s Fair Market due to a bomb threat.

At first, local news sources were saying that the Grammy-winning band had to cancel their concert due to a “security concern.” The Austin Chronicle then reported that the abrupt cancelation was due to a bomb threat.

Roots drummer Questlove tweeted about the cancellation of the concert and then posted an Instagram story (which has since been deleted)…

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