First sign of summer – Music in the Air
May 10, 2018 PLYMOUTH VOICE.
Plymouth Michigan News
Music in the Air weekly concert series starts the 2018 season on Friday, May 25 at the Kellogg Park stage with a wide variety of entertainment to suit every musical taste. This year 14 bands will perform at the ever-popular Friday night weekly series in downtown Plymouth. The concerts sponsored by local business entities are free.
Back by popular demand again this year is Detroit’s Queen of the Blues, Thornetta Davis. Davis a multi-talented international singer-songwriter and winner of numerous music awards will perform on June 29.
“A native Detroiter, (Davis) first broke into the profession singing with rock, R&B and soul bands Chanteuse, the Chisel Brothers and Big Chief, before seguing into fronting her own band.
It took years, but with the warm soulfulness of her delivery and her gritty survival skills, Davis came to be one of Detroit’s most respected blues singers.”
“Davis, after all, is widely regarded as one of the elite vocalists on the modern Detroit music scene, a powerhouse singer frequently introduced as the city’s Queen of the Blues.”
….Detroit Free Press
“…one of the city’s most respected blues voices.”.
…Detroit Metro Times
May 25 The Shawn Riley Band
June 1 Paddlebots
June 8 The Blue Cat Band
June 15 Theo Gridiron
Pure Detroit Soul
June 22 Gia Warner
June 29 Thornetta Davis
Detroit’s Queen of the Blues
July 6 Larry Lee and the Back in the Day Band
Funk and Soul
July 20 Boogie Dynomite
July 27 The Square Pegz
Revisit the 80’s
August 3 Mainstreet Soul
Metro Detroit’s best musicians create a funky good time
August 10 Dale Hicks Band
Motown / 70s Rock
August 17 Steve King & the Dittilies
Metro Detroit’s greatest entertainer – “The King”
August 24 Global Village
Simply, a Band you will Dig
August 31 Magic Bus
Psychedelic Ride to the Woodstock Era