Wednesday September 16, 2015 At 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Mecklenburg County Presents Party in the Park! FREE weekly music concerts that make Romare Bearden Park the place to be on Wednesday evenings from 6 to 9 p.m. This “Uptown Sound” series features different genres of music, including Party Bands, Jazz and Rock, Country and Carolina Beach Music, and exciting Tribute Bands. Guests are invited to bring a picnic and lawn chairs or a blanket as they enjoy the music and the friendly ambiance of the park.
Located in Charlotte center city, the park will offer fitness and cultural arts programs throughout the year. The park design is based on Bearden’s collages and paintings as interpreted by supervising artist Norie Sato. It features two gardens, a courtyard of dining tables with chairs on a bed of crushed granite, a formal event green field, a play area with interactive digital chimes including dance chimes, and several waterfalls
Mark Twain once said, "A Southerner talks music."
If this is true, Coastline speaks in volumes. An
eclectic blend of soul, blues, and rock has
produced the sound known as Coastline. From hard
driving Carolina back beats, to Georgia southern
rock, from Cajun inspired grooves, to Texas and
Delta blues; Coastline truly defines the sound of
historical Southern music. With finesse,...
Dance - - 60's, 70's, 80's Retro, Beach, Disco,
Funk, Country, R&B - Elvis to Pharrell . The wide
variety of songs and personalities, entertain the
young and old and are what our friends and fans
have come to expect at a show.
With one of Soul Music's all-time great group
names, the Chairmen of the Board has pleased music
lovers for over 30 years. Formed in Detroit , the
Chairmen were one of the first acts signed by
songwriting legends Holland/Dozier/Holland for
their Invictus label following H/D/H's messy
divorce from Motown. The group came out of the box
strong in 1970 with the wonderful "Give Me...
We play Beach Music, Blues and Funk The Blackwater
Rhythm and Blues Band is dedicated to the live
performance of Beach Music, along with Blues and
Funk. With our band members diverse backgrounds,
we guarantee our patrons quality entertainment up
and down the Carolina coast.
The Entertainers Band was founded In 1980 and
scored their first regional smash hit with "Living
For The Summer" that same year. This song helped
propel the group to the forefront of beach music
which led to their playing the finest clubs along
the grand strand of Myrtle Beach and corporate
conventions, weddings and festivals from
Washington, DC to Naples, Florida. While...
Since the band's conception in a choral room at
South Mecklenburg High School in 1957, THE
CATALINAS have been a dominant force on the
musical scene in the southeast, having played
thousands of corporate parties, weddings,
festivals and private parties of all kinds.
Including the latest album, Dancin' Romancin' ,
THE CATALINAS have recorded and released over 75
Gary Lowder & SMOKIN' HOT …. are known as a Soul,
R&B party band based out of North Myrtle Beach ,
SC. Their musical repertoire covers decades of
hits from your favorite artists and genres of
music including soul, rhythm & blues, funk,
reggae, jazz standards, country, 50, 60's and
Carolina Beach Music. In addition of performing
some the most current hits that are topping the...
North Tower has been one of the south’s great
party bands for over 35 years, providing the best
in oldies, beach, top 40 and funk. Sizzling brass,
super vocals, and a wide ranging repertoire all
contribute to making your event a night to
Well known in The Carolina's for their signature
"Beach Music" sound, The Tams travel all over the
country, frequenting the Southeast, and up & down
the East Coast. They have also performed in the
Midwest and United Kingdom. The "Mighty" Tams
have been elected into the Beach Music Hall of
Fame, the Georgia Hall of Fame and the Atlanta
Music Hall of Fame. They have also been...
The Band of Oz was formed in 1967 as a part-time
band playing fraternity parties and high school
proms all over the South. In 1977 the band went on
the road full time. Since that time the band has
made an exceptional name for itself throughout the
Southeast by playing the top clubs and corporate
parties, and getting excellent reviews along the
way. For several years the group...
Well known for excellence in songwriting, singing,
musical artistry, originality and high energy
performances, The Rick Strickland Band captivates
audiences of all ages with music that speaks to
the heart. In fact, their most loyal fans say the
reason they love RSB is because the music & the
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