Meijer Gardens releases lineup for Tuesday night concerts
Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park has released the lineup for its Tuesday night summer concert series.
The Tuesday Evening Music Club runs during July and August at Meijer Gardens’ amphitheater and brings a variety of local and regional musicians to the stage.
Green On Blue and The Red Sea Pedestrians, July 4 at 7 p.m.
Green On Blue: A jazz quartet performing a variety of styles, including be-bop, funk, traditional swing, Latin and more.
The Red Sea Pedestrians: An instrument-swapping fusion of American roots, rock, klezmer, gypsy and classical jazz. Two-time WYCE award-winner for Best Roots Album.
Miss Atomic and The Zannies, July 11 at 7 p.m.
Miss Atomic: A melodic blend of modern soul and pop-rock, fresh to the local scene.
The Zannies: An antic mishmash of alt-rock, punk and blues.
Rollie Tussing & The Midwest Territory Band and The Muteflutes, July 18 at 7 p.m.
Rollie Tussing & The Midwest Territory Band: An old-timey balance of country, early swing and blues, backed by vaudevillian percussion.
The Muteflutes: Lilting, thought-provoking, lyric-driven indie folk rock.
The Moxie Strings and The Dave Sharp World’s Trio, July 25 at 7 p.m.
The Moxie Strings: A foot-stomping, rock-influenced, progressive spin on traditional Celtic and Americana classics and originals.
The Dave Sharp World’s Trio: A collaboration between bassist Dave Sharp, Igor Houwat on the oud and percussionist Carolyn Koebel, featuring Arabic-based, impromptu adventures into jazz and folk.
The Moonrays and 6-Pak, Aug. 1 at 7 p.m.
The Moonrays: Vintage, instrumental surf-rock performed by highly proficient, seasoned musicians.
6-Pak: An all-girl band, originally formed in 1967, performing the grooviest hits from that era.
Benjaman James and Michigander, Aug. 8 at 7 p.m.
Benjaman James: A multi-instrumentalist, singer-songwriter with roots in funk, jazz, R&B and soul.
Michigander: Emotive indie rock, delivered through powerful vocals and cerebral lyrics.
Bigfoot Buffalo and Slim Gypsy Baggage, Aug. 15 at 7 p.m.
Bigfoot Buffalo: A downhome, psychedelic jam band, specializing in folk and Americana.
Slim Gypsy Baggage: A female-fronted, guitar-driven, roots rock band in the tradition of Bonnie Raitt and Melissa Etheridge.
Amy Andrews and Taylor Taylor, Aug. 22 at 7 p.m.
Amy Andrews: A modern-day torch singer and award-winning vocalist, once referred to as a female Elvis.
Taylor Taylor: A fresh, young blend of pop and R&B, performing acoustic guitar-driven originals and putting a fresh spin on covers.
Ralston & Friends, Aug. 29 at 7 p.m.
Local music icon Ralston Bowles shares the stage with friends and collaborators from the community and beyond.