An Arrest Has Been Made Following The Bomb Threat That Forced The Roots To Cancel Their SXSW Show

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The Roots were set to be a highlight of SXSW this year with a big jam featuring Ludacris, Dermot Kennedy, Jessie Reyez, Rapsody and southern funk group Tank and the Bangas. Unfortunately, that performance never happened: The Roots were forced to cancel it after the venue they were scheduled to perform at received a bomb threat via email on Saturday, as the Austin, Texas municipal Twitter account reported.

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