Classical Concerts on the Square June -September
Redwood City, CA
Music on the Square 2013
June 7 Steelhorse - Bon Jovi Tribute
Bon Jovi music with the greatest hits from the entire Bon Jovi catalog including early hits such as You Give Love A Bad Name, Livin On A Prayer, Bad Medicine and Wanted Dead or Alive right through to the newer hits like Who Says You Can't Go Home, Just Older, It's My Life, Bounce and Because We Can.
June 14 Kenny Metcalfs Elton John Tribute
Captures 1970's Elton John like no other tribute band with seven seasoned musicians recreating an early Elton John show complete with bell-bottoms, platforms, glitter and sequins. Frontman Kenny Metcalf channels Elton while playing piano and providing lead vocals.
June 21 Mustache Harbor - Yacht Rock
Christopher Cross, Steely Dan, Ace, Kenny Loggins and The Little River Band, are a few of the covers this fantastic rock band recreates for you.
June 28 Pride & Joy - Pop/Soul
Pop and soul music in an electrifying high-style show that pulls the audience directly into the heart of their performance.
July 5 Cash Tribute - Johnny Cash Tribute
James Garner celebrates the life and music of the legendary 'Man in Black' with stunning accuracy taking listeners on a walk down memory lane honoring Cash's life and the boom-chicka-boom sound.
July 12 Surfin' Safari - Beach Boys Tribute
Surfin' Safari is a faithful recreation of what it would have been like to see The Beach Boys live, in concert, in their prime.
July 19 The Sun Kings - Beatles Tribute
Beatles purists and fans rejoice! The Sun Kings repertoire contains over 100 Beatles songs spanning The Beatles entire musical career from She Loves You to I am the Walrus to Side 2 of Abbey Road.
July 26 The West Coast Soul/Blues Review - Blues Festival Kick-Off
Features Pam Hawkins, Roman Carter and Jackie Payne.
August 2 The Mashtones - 10 Piece, 60's Soul Mash-Up Dance Party!
Cover tunes from Stevie Wonder, Aretha Franklin, Sly and The Family Stone, Ike and Tina Turner, Martha & The Vandellas, The Bar-Kays, The Isley Brothers, Wilson Pickett, Little Milton, Tom Jones, Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell and many more, will keep you dancin'!
August 9 Foreigner UnAuthorized - Foreigner Tribute
Foreigner UnAuthorized is one of the top Foreigner tribute bands delivering incredible vocals, incredible sound as true a sound to the original Foreigner band as possible, and the result is an experience that takes listeners back in time.
August 16 Love Fool - Hits from the 80's, 90's
Lovefool combines pop hits of the 80's, with the mega dance hits and rock anthems of the 90's, and hits from the millennium to the present, taking you on an epic musical journey from Jessie's Girl to Just A Girl to California Gurls. From Go-Go's to Goo Goo Dolls to GaGa.
August 23 Journey Revisited - Journey Tribute
The trademark soulfulness and range of Perry's vocals, this tribute to Journey combines the amazing vocal talents and dynamic instrumentals that separates this band from all the other cover/tribute bands.
August 30 Caravanserai - Santana Tribute
Most widely known Santana Tribute band in the country.
September 6 Native Elements - Reggae
10 seasoned musicians with decades of experience in rock, metal, blues, jazz, r&b and hip hop, the Native Elements bring a uniquely warm experience to the stage that is both entertaining and uplifting.
September 13 Foreverland - Michael Jackson Tribute
Foreverland is a 14-piece tribute to Michael Jackson. Rather than be limited by a MJ impersonator and pre-recorded backing tracks, the band's unique approach is to celebrate the larger than life performances, imagination and infectious spirit of this legendary artist.
September 20 The Kevin Russell Band - Rockin' Blues & Classics
A blend of Rockin' Blues & Classics, The KR Band performs real roots rock blues.
September 27 Mazacote - Salsa
Hard-swinging, old-school salsa group led by legendary percussionist Louie Romero, who plays a crowd-pleasing, high-energy mixture of classic salsa favorites and original latin jazz tunes.
Music in the Park 2013
Wednesdays 6-8 p.m.
Stafford Park- corner of King St. & Hopkins Ave. Redwood City, CA
June 19 Cocktail Monkeys - Rock/Pop
The Cocktail Monkeys have been a Bay Area favorite for over the last seven years. Specializing in entertaining all types of audiences with their high energy stage performance while masterfully executing popular songs from genres of music that include Rock, Pop, Motown & R&B.
June 26 Lost Dog Found - Jump Swing
Swing, jump blues, New Orleans soul, and rockabilly combine for an ultra modern take on a classic sound. Their debut album, "The Jump Start Scandal," gives a taste of what they play.
July 3 Livewire - Party Band
A dynamic 6-piece dance cover band performs the best danceable songs from the 1970s and 1980s through current hits from a variety of artists including Michael Jackson, Billy Idol, Journey, LMFAO, Katy Perry, and many others.
July 10 Bundy Browne and the Expresso Rhythm Section - Americana
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 FLO - Funky Latin Orchestra - Latin Salsa
Energetic sounds of the Mambo, Latin Jazz, Old Skool Funk, Lain Rock, R & B, Pop, Oldies, Salsa and all that has a beat and moves!
July 24 Madison Blues Band - Blues
Featuring Kerry Daly on vocals, the six piece Chicago and Texas style blues band mixes upbeat dance tunes with soft torch ballads. The Madison Blues Band has shared the stage with notable blues legends Jimmy Thackery and the Drivers, Louisiana Red, Kenny Neal, Magic Slim and the Teardrops, and Lazy Lester.
July 31 Zydeco Flames - Zydeco
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 Clifton Chenier, Buckwheat Zydeco and Queen Ida.
August 7 Pure Ecstasy - Motown
From Motown, R&B, Jazz, Soul and Classic Standards, Preston Turner has assembled the Bay Area’s finest vocalists and musicians playing everything from Jagger to Frank Sinatra.
August 14 Jokers & Thieves - Rock/Soul
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.
Classical Concerts Music Series 2013
Classical Concert Series is brought to you by Redwood City Parks, Recreation and Community Services. For the classic music lover in everyone, Redwood City's Classical Music Concert invites you to relax to the sounds of classical music, part of the FREE summer event series in Downtown Redwood City on Courthouse Square.
June 29 6-7:30pm: Redwood Symphony
July 20 6-7:30pm: Opera San José
July 21, 5-6:30pm: West Bay Community Band
September 22, 5-6:30pm: Bay Shore Lyric Opera
Concert acts are subject to change.