We’re super excited to announce this year’s Sounds on the Town lineup and kick off the summer with some toe-tapping tunes! With a mix of local and regional performances showcasing different genres of music each week, this exclusive outdoor concert series will be one for the books. All shows are free to the community, so join us every Wednesday evening to jam out all season long! Your favorite 10TV anchors and meteorologists will also be at each show with live weather and fun for everyone!
This year, we’re also super excited to give away the Ultimate Sounds on the Town experience to three lucky winners! Enter below for your chance to win a reserved VIP table for four on the Brio Tuscan Grille patio during the Wednesday concert date of your choice to enjoy a show at the best seats in the house! You’ll also receive a $50 Brio Tuscan Grille Gift Card to use towards dinner that night. We will be selecting one winner on May 25, June 29 and July 27.https://widget-prime.rafflecopter.com/classic/19dbbbb/main.html
June 6: Naked Karate Girls (Variety)
Naked Karate Girls is comprised of four Ohio natives who love to put on a good show with the best music from all decades. Also known as the ultimate undercover party force, these guys are ready to play some tunes that will get you out of your seat and moving your feet!
June 13: These Guys Live (Classic Rock)
Looking for an awesome Columbus cover band that sings your favorite songs from the 70s, 80s and 90s? These Guys Live have played nearly 500 shows around central Ohio and proudly cover artists such as Journey, AC/DC, Bon Jovi, Def Leppard and Van Halen. Get ready to rock with These Guys!
June 20: The Flex Crew (Reggae)
The Flex Crew is a one-of-a-kind group that’s redefining reggae music. Their variety of musical backgrounds come together to create a mix of funk, R&B, soul, hip hop and reggae’s lovers rock, roots and dancehall styles that will have you singing and dancing all night long!
June 27: The British Invasion (Ultimate Tribute to 60s British Rock)
Take a trip back to a simpler time with The British Invasion! This rock and roll group covers everything from The Beatles and The Rolling Stones to The Who and The Dave Clark Five in their exciting and amazingly accurate recreations. Their vintage guitars and outfits will have you feeling like you’re really at a rock concert in the 60s!Click to hear a sample of The British Invasion’s music
July 4: Turn It Up (Lynyrd Skynyrd Cover Band)
Dedicated to the authentic sound that played a huge part in bringing southern rock to the masses, Turn It Up will take you on a trip down memory lane with all of your favorite Lynyrd Skynyrd hits, and have you singing Sweet Home Alabama all summer long!
July 11: The North 41 (Jazzy/Funky/Pop)
With a dynamic blend of rock, funk and jazz, The North 41 is ready to make you want to get up and dance! This Chicago-based band has been winning over fans all over the midwest since 2014, and even headlined at the House of Blues in Chicago. Their jams make the perfect music to get down to on a warm summer night!
July 18: Sammy DeLeon y su Orquestra (Latin Dance)
Get ready to move your feet like you never have before! With a broad spectrum of dance music styles, Sammy DeLeon y su Orquestra has a Latin flare that’s gained the group a multi-cultural audience, and will surely have you out of your seat from start to finish.
July 25: John Schwab Party Band (Rock/Classic Rock/Country)
Though John Schwab has been in the music industry for more than 20 years, he and his Party Band sure know how to put on a good show with fresh lyrics and high-energy music weaved into your favorite hits! Whether they’re performing for a big or small crowd, John Schwab Party Band keeps their audience extremely entertained with original music and skillful covers of The Beatles, Don Henley, Jimmy Buffet and more.
August 1: Brass Tracks Band (Classics/Soul/Funk)
Brass Tracks Band is ready to bring you a high-energy show filled with the sounds of Chicago, Blood Sweat and Tears, Tower Of Power, Earth Wind and Fire and many more! They’re sure to get the crowd jumping with a fun and entertaining tribute to the greatest jazz-rock, funk and R&B horn bands of the 60s, 70s, 80s and beyond. “Get up off of your brass and dance!”
August 8: Honey and Blue (Pop/Blues/Soul)
Honey and Blue has been taking central Ohio by storm with their infectious performances and bluesy flare! A mix of pop, blues and soul, this dynamic duo with incredible chemistry will have you snapping your fingers and tapping your toes through the entire show.
August 15: Liz Woolley Band (Jazz/Fusion) with fo/mo/deep (Funk/Smooth Jazz)
With a variety of original songs, jazz standards and contemporary numbers, Liz Woolley Band is a powerhouse of the Columbus music scene! Drawing influences from pop, neo-soul, R&B, jazz, and more, this quintet of talented musicians and vocalists plays songs that will leave you feeling relaxed and content.
Best known for their sizzling live performances, the fo/mo/deep groove is rooted in the 70s – a time when jazz, soul and funk were one and the same. Keeping you on your toes, this groove-oriented group puts on a show that is energetic, incalculable, and most of all, fun!
August 22: FU5ION (Variety)
This party band from Toledo can truly play it all! Mixing five different genres of music from a number of eras, Fu5ion plays something everyone will love. From pop, R&B and jazz to rock and country, you won’t want to miss a second of their compelling performance!
August 29: The Motown Sounds of Touch (Motown Tribute)
Paying tribute to soul music of the 60s, The Motown Sounds of Touch have been entertaining and delighting audiences all over the country for more than 15 years! Combining hits straight out of Hitsville U.S.A. with their energetic dance moves and engaging personalities creates a can’t-miss show for people of all ages. End your summer with an enjoyable tribute to the Motown sound!
Which Sounds on the Town act are you most excited to hear? Let us know in the comments!