The Roots Celebrate Times Square Guitar Center Grand Opening

To celebrate the grand opening of Guitar Center’s newest store in the heart of Times Square, R&B group and resident Tonight Show band, The Roots, performed an exclusive concert at the Best Buy Center on Thursday, August 7, 2014.
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To celebrate the grand opening of Guitar Center’s newest store in the heart of Times Square, R&B group and resident Tonight Show band, The Roots, performed an exclusive concert at the Best Buy Center on Thursday, August 7, 2014.

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The theater, run by AEG Live, holds a capacity of 2,100 people and includes an in-house JBL system of six VerTec loudspeakers flown on each side of the stage (a total of 12), which were used to reinforce the sound at The Roots’ show Thursday night. More coverage of the opening and GC's impetus behind it can be found here.

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