Friday Fix (Free Concerts in the Park) Kicks Off June 14 With Faith Martin Duo and Too Slim & The Taildraggers
Free concerts at Kennewick’s Keeywadin park kickoff this Friday and every Friday for nine weeks – get the schedule and join us for a great night of free entertainment.
Opening Act – Faith Martin Duo – Faith is a local radio personality singing professionally since 1992. Formally lead singer for The SHADES, for 6 years, She left to play smaller venues as an Acoustic Duet. She’s played with World beat Guitarist Tony Woods for 3 years and now joins Bob Keefe of “Trespasser” in a duet. You’ll hear a wide range of rock, pop, jazz, blues and country hits and originals
Headliner – Too Slim & the Taildraggers – Tim “Too Slim” Langford relocated to Nashville in the fall of 2012 and on Blue Heart, a new “grittier” sound is evident. Each of Too Slim and the Taildraggers’ last four studio releases charted in the Top 10 on Billboard’s Top Blues Album Chart and Heat Seeker Chart.
Too Slim and the Taildraggers have sold over 100,000 albums to date and Tim Langford has received lifetime achievement and hall of fame awards by three northwest blues societies, as well as more than 40 regional and national music awards.
Tim Langford is joined by bassist E. Scott Esbeck (Stone River Boys, Los Straightjackets) and percussionist Jeff “Shakey” Fowlkes (Robert Bradleys Black Water Surprise, Kid Rock, Uncle Kraker) as the newest members of the trio.
5:00pm – Open
5:10-6:30 Faith Martin Duo
6:45 – 7:35 Too Slim First Set
7:50 – 8:40 Too Slim second set (8:40 – 8:50)
Keeywadin Park directions: 204 Keewaydin drive, Kennewick.
Sponsors for Week of June 14th
· Title Sponsor – Legends Casino
· Historic Downtown Kennewick Partnership
· Kids Area – A-One Refrigeration & Heating
· Ice Harbor Brewing
· Pasco Eagles
· Dunkaroo – Shaved Ice/Sno Cones
· Between the Buns – Hot Dogs
· HomeTown Hoagies – Hoagies
· Tri-City Shopper – Iced Coffee, Ice Cream
· Gourmet Soul – BBQ, Ribs
Beer Garden – From the Historic Downtown Kennewick Association and Pasco Eagles
Featuring the Beers of Ice Harbor Brewing and Bud
A-One Refrigeration & Heating
This week check the A-One Refrigeration & Heating for fun thing for the Kids and bounce house from Bouncing Around