Meijer Gardens announces lineup for summer Music Club concerts
Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park has announced the lineup for its Tuesday Evening Music Club concerts this summer.
The Tuesday Evening Music Club brings local and regional musicians to the Frederik Meijer Gardens Amphitheater stage on Tuesday evenings throughout July and August.
The concerts are free to Meijer Gardens’ members and included in admission for other guests.
Tracing The Roots, July 5 at 7 p.m.
Various artists perform a musical montage that traces the evolution of hip-hop, jazz and blues from their African roots.
G-RAPS, July 12 at 7 p.m.
La Famiglia front man Mike G performs with and hosts this gathering of hip-hop artists in the city, backed by his band and R&B vocalists.
Camille and Complicated Animals, July 19 at 7 p.m.
Camille: A multi-instrumentalist and songstress that brings a modern flare to classic crooning. Complicated Animals: A fusion of indie-pop and Brazilian Bossa Nova, or “Indie-Nova.”
Zion Lion and The Mark Lavengood Bluegrass Bonanza, July 26 at 7 p.m.
Zion Lion: A mixture of reggae, calypso, soca and zoukous. The Mark Lavengood Bluegrass Bonanza: High energy, toe-tappin’, traditional bluegrass.
Dave Hardin and Brother Adams, Aug. 2 at 7 p.m.
Dave Hardin: Veteran singer-songwriter of the West Michigan scene, specializing in vintage country ballads. Brother Adams: A mixture of folk, alt-country and psychedelic rock.
Olivia Mainville & The Aquatic Troupe and Delilah DeWylde & The Lost Boys, Aug. 9 at 7 p.m.
Olivia Mainville & The Aquatic Troupe: A gypsy swing folk band. Delilah DeWylde & The Lost Boys: Rockabilly and 1950s-style rock and roll.
Deep Greens & Blues and Nicholas James & The Band Wagon, Aug. 16 at 7 p.m.
Deep Greens & Blues: A mixture of modern and alt-country, 70’s folk and southern blues. Nicholas James & The Band Wagon: Country-folk, with a hint of zydeco and story-driven lyrics.
Cultivating Peace, Aug. 23 at 7 p.m.
An evening of sacred world music traditions, featuring various artists.
Ralston & Friends, Aug. 30 at 7 p.m.
Local musician Ralston Bowles shares the stage with friends and collaborators from the community and beyond.