Please note, this week's concert begins at 6:00 pm, not 6:30. The remaining concerts will start at 6:30.
June 30th: The Mac Odom Band Featuring Patrick Nigro
Mac who grew up in Miami, kicked off his professional career at the age of 15 playing bass with James Brown and Joe Tex while recording 2 albums with TK records. He went on to move to Rhode Island where he was the lead singer of the 5 time Grammy nominated band Roomful of blues. There he recorded 3 full albums and toured internationally, he later joined the Eastside Horns, led by trumpet great John Allmark and formed his own band in 2008 The Mac Odom Band. Mac can be found performing throughout the southern New England area. The Band performs everything from old school funk and soul to R&B and pop Check out Mac Odom by copying this link into your browser: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VNsnBIoXg
July 7th: Overdrive Horns
Come dance with this 8-person group who performs dance music from the past three decades as well as music by Chicago, Tower of Power, the Average White Band and all the number one brass-rock hits.
This band has an incredibly funky rhythm section as well as a four-piece horn section featuring two trumpets, woodwinds, and trombone. Check out this group HERE!
July 14th: Boogaloo Swamis
"The Boogaloo Swamis planted their roots in the rich diversity of the Louisiana bayou. Now their blend of Cajun and Zydeco music has the raving and the Boston MA Audiences dancing till they drop" Come check this band out as you will feel like you are taking a walk down Bourbon street. Check out this group Here: http://www.boogalooswamis.com/
You wont want to miss this unique experience!! A combination of soulful Cajun and zydeco rhythms with a touch of gospel and blues it makes this band a must see with 23 years experience, five recordings and four Boston music awards to their credit.
July 21st: Classic Groove
This talented group performs a variety of styles including Jazz, R&B, Top 40, and Latin. Classic Groove's band leader, Steve Tashjian began playing music at age 10. After studying at the Boston Conservatory, he joined with Alissa Coates, Karen Ranieri and Gretchen Bostrom, lead vocalists, Lee Lundy, bass guitarist, Paul Dillon and Dave Dillon, drummers, Ross Hahn and Mark Michaels, guitarists, and Face, on keyborad to form Classic Groove. Check them out HERE.
August 4th: Houston Bernard Band
Check this band out Here! http://houstonbernardband.com/
"The Houston Bernard Band is a must see! The bad boy of Boston country has assembled a group of musicians that bring vitality and grit to modern country. Their brand of original country music is fresh and hard hitting. Houston delivers one crowd pleasing country anthem after another with both polish and passion, while the band cooks up the good stuff; tight, modern country beats, soaring harmonies and expertly crafted solos. The Houston Bernard Band will move you! Nominated for Country Act of the Year in 2015 and Having opened for Jake Owen, Eli Young Band, Josh Thompson, Scotty McCreery, and Pure Prairie League, and performing at colleges, theaters, festivals, fairs, and New England’s most respected country nightclubs, the band is enjoying regional success while gearing up to rock the nation, one town at a time. With down-home sensibility and plenty of rock and roll energy, the Houston Bernard Band has re-imagined modern country with a new philosophy; country music is better raw than fried!"