The Port of Redwood City is again a sponsor of Redwood City’s Popular Music in the Park series from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. each Wednesday at Stafford Park- corner of King Street & Hopkins Avenue.
The remaining lineup:
July 3 * Party Band
Livewire is a dynamic 6-piece dance cover band based in the San Francisco Bay Area. Showcasing a great mix of the best danceable songs from the 1970s and 1980s through current hits, Livewire covers your favorite rock and dance songs from a variety of artists including Michael Jackson, Billy Idol, Journey, LMFAO, Katy Perry, and many others.
July 10 * Americana
Bundy Browne and the Expresso Rhythm Section
Bundy Browne & The Expresso Rhythm Section (Rick Sigman, Dennis Harper, Casey Smiley) play a unique blend of original music in the “Americana” style, with hints of Bluegrass, Rhythm & Blues and a touch of Reggae.
July 17 * Latin Salsa
FLO – Funky Latin Orchestra
A collective group of musicians out of the San Francisco greater Bay Area with 30 years plus to each of their credits of professional entertaining, performing, recording and touring with many music industry greats. FLO sweeps you off your feet with the smooth and energetic sounds of the Mambo, Latin Jazz, Old Skool Funk, Lain Rock, R & B, Pop, Oldies, Salsa and any other surprises that may be pulled out of their hat!
July 24 * Blues
Madison Blues Band
The Madison Blues Band featuring Kerry Daly on vocals is a six piece Chicago and Texas style blues band mixing upbeat dance tunes with soft torch ballads. They cover the spectrum of blues by the original artists- from Magic Sam to Bonnie Raitt. The Madison Blues Band has shared the stage with such notable blues legends as Jimmy Thackery and the Drivers, Louisiana Red, Kenny Neal, Magic Slim and the Teardrops, and Lazy Lester.
July 31 * Zydeco
The Zydeco Flames have gained a reputation as the West Coast’s premiere Zydeco band. The Flames consistently pack the house in venues ranging from contemporary clubs to major festivals and traditional dance halls. Their sizzling roots rhythms are timeless and the execution of them relentless, with a stunningly powerful groove. The Flames’ sixth CD release “Fire It Up”, provides fans with hot Zydeco in the tradition of masters like Clifton Chenier, Buckwheat Zydeco and Queen Ida.
August 7 * Motown
From Motown, R&B, Jazz, Soul and Classic Standards, Preston Turner has assembled the Bay Area’s finest vocalists and musicians that can fulfill all of your entertainment needs. From “My Girl” to ” September” to” Moves Like Jagger,” and even classics such as Frank Sinatra’s “Fly Me To The Moon”, the band’s soulful vocal harmony and talented musicians are recognized for their ability to excite and engage the audience.
August 14 * Rock/Soul
Jokers & Thieves
Jokers & Thieves has been playing together for four years in various shapes and sizes. They play melodic originals on their self-titled debut CD, Jokers & Thieves, and play clubs/events all over the greater San Francisco Bay Area. In addition to the soul and funk dance grooves that keep people jumping, Jokers & Thieves also plays the new popular radio songs that fans recognize and enjoy.
This link provides the schedule of entertainment, some with pictures: http://www.redwoodcity.org/events/musicinthepark.html