Burlington Riverfront Leisure kicked off its inaugural Summer time Live performance Sequence final month with free concert events by two of the realm’s favourite bands, Burlington rock-disco-funkers Jive Radio on Thursday and Illinois up-country rock band Stumptown that includes Jerad Harness on Friday. New Southeast Iowa rock band Jarrod Hogan & South 55 made their debut.
The BRE Summer time Live performance Sequence for July is offered by Frank Millard and Co.
“Mac Coffin and everybody at Frank Millard and Co. have at all times been so supportive of Burlington Riverfront Leisure,” BRE assistant director David Kroll mentioned. “We could not do a lot of these occasions with out their help and the folks of Burlington.”
The BRE July providing begins Friday with Friday Fest, sponsored by Connection Financial institution and that includes music by Cedar Rapids basic rock band New Trick, adopted by hair metallic monsters Decade of Decadence out of Illinois.
“Get able to rock our riverfront this weekend,” Kroll mentioned.
On Saturday, American metallic band Winger combines glam and progressive metallic kinds. Their roots lie in New York Metropolis within the ’80s and ’90s, the place they earned two platinum albums and charted singles “Seventeen,” “Headed for a Heartbreak” and “Miles Away.”
They have been nominated for an American Music Award for “Finest New Heavy Metallic Band” in 1990.
Blackfoot is an American Southern rock band from Jacksonville, Florida. Shaped in 1969, they Southern rock regardless that they’re often called a tough rock act.
Blackfoot had a lot of hit albums throughout the ’70s and early ’80s, together with “Strikes,” “Tomcattin’ ” and “Marauder.”
LP33 is simply what their identify implies: a basic rock band that includes cuts from the ’70s and ’80s. They’re going to carry out on the facet stage earlier than, after and between Winger and Blackfoot.
“We now have an amazing lineup Friday and Saturday, come down and benefit from the good music, meals, ice chilly beer and have a rockin’ good time,” Kroll mentioned.
Friday Fest is free. Gates open Saturday at 6 p.m., showtime is 7 p.m.
Tickets are $35 on the BMA field workplace Tuesday by Friday, 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. or on-line at BurlingtonRiverfront.com. VIP tickets can be found for a further $10 on the field workplace and on the occasion grounds.
Info on the August and September reveals might be discovered at BurlingtonRiverfront.com.