Plymouth ‘Music in Air’ live concerts return
Jun. 4, 2021 PLYMOUTH VOICE.
Plymouth Michigan News
Plymouth Music in the Air concerts return with the first live performance of the season on Friday, Jun 4 at the downtown Kellogg Park band shell.
This year the ever-popular free weekly concert series, sponsored by The Bank of Ann Arbor, will feature 13 bands – starting off with the outstanding blues performer, guitarist, songwriter and record producer Bobby Murray, aong with Lenny Watkins.
Murray has played in Etta James’ backing band for twenty-three years, performed on three Grammy Award winning recordings with James and B.B. King, and released four solo albums. In 2011, the Detroit Blues Society granted Murray their Lifetime Achievement Award. Murray has won several Detroit Music Awards. His guitar playing was mainly influenced by Albert Collins and B.B. King.
The annual concerts sponsored by various local business entities feature a wide variety of entertainment for every musical taste and are free. It is anticipated there will be several downtown street closures on Friday night.
Jun. 4 Bobby Murray Band featuring Lenny Watkins
Jun. 11 Dale Hicks Band
Jun. 18 Chris Canas Band
Jun. 25 Atomic Radio
July 2 Mainstreet Soul
July 23 Magic Bus
July 30 Larry Lee and the Back in the Day Band
Aug. 6 Power Play Detroit
Aug. 13 Geff Phillips and Friends
Aug. 20 Steve King and the Dittilies
Aug. 27 Bugs Beddow and the Good Stuff
Sept. 3 The Randy Brock Group