World Class Jazz, Blues, Pop/Rock, R&B
Located in Downtown Manistee, Michigan @ First Street Beach - Douglas Park Rotary Gazebo (Across from Dog Park)
Rain, Wind or Shine (Rain/Wind Sites: First St Beachhouse or Lions Pavilion)
Tuesday June 21:
Paul Keller at Sundown Quintet - Straight ahead jazz and swing with a fun and surprising presentation!
Tuesday June 28:
The BackBeats - "Blues is my business and and business is good". High energy funk, rock, and blues.
Tuesday July 5:
Ivory Darnell Clark with Paul Careys Soul Sensations - Motown era favorites along with jump and home town blues.
Tuesday July 12:
Petra van Nuis Quartet - Sensual vocal jazz from Chicago returns to First Street Beach.
Tuesday July 19:
Harper and Midwest Kind - Award winning singer/songwriter Peter D. Harper presents "World Blues", a mystical stew of R&B and funky soul. So far the only act this summer with a didgeridoo.
Tuesday July 26:
The Planet D Nonet - This down and dirty 9 piece swing band returns to Shoreline Showcase with jazz from Ellington and Basie to Sun Ra.
Tuesday August 2:
Paul Nelson Band - featuring 2015 Grammy Winner Paul Nelson with a diverse blues/rock fusion.
Tuesday August 9:
Terry Lower Quartet with Edye Evans Hyde - West Michigan Jazz Society 2016 "Musician of the Year" on piano and featuring irrepressible and stylish jazz vocalist Edye Evans Hyde.
Tuesday August 16:
Rudy Petschauers NYC All Stars with Melanie Marod - Seasoned jazz drummer Rudy Petschauer and his all star band joins with the beautiful modern jazz stylings of vocalist and Grand Haven native, Melanie Marod.
Tuesday August 23:
Rusty Reid Band - Guitarist Rusty Reid and his Detroit All Star Band plays a mix of Motown, R&B, Soul, and Blues.
Tuesday August 30:
Jim Shaneberger Band - Always a crowd favorite, the songwriter and guitarist brings his soulful and energetic blues and funk back to Manistee.