Starting June 16 with GRAMMY-nominated, all-female mariachi band Flor de Toloache, the 2016 Levitt AMP Sheboygan Music Series will present 10 weeks of free, live music in downtown Sheboygan’s new, green, walkable Arts & Culture Plaza. See the full lineup, featuring Sierra Hull, Rebirth Brass Band, Funkadesi and more.
Flor de Toloache
Celebrate summer’s arrival with this GRAMMY-nominated, all-female mariachi band from NYC playing “neuvo mariachi!"
With opening act DJ Kidd Nems featuring Tim Dolfin at 6PM.
Born and raised in Uganda, Samite is a world renowned musician, humanitarian, and photographer who travels the globe with a message of peace and hope through the healing power of music.
With opening act Ragbirds at 6PM.
Named after Ukrainian nomads, Scythian plays immigrant rock with thunderous energy, technical prowess, and storytelling songwriting that beckons crowds into a barn-dance rock concert experience.
With opening act The Wild Reeds at 6PM.
The Main Squeeze
Seamlessly blending funk, soul, and rock ‘n’ roll, The Main Squeeze promises to keep your body moving with their infectious, feel-good musical gumbo.
With opening act Zach Vinson at 6PM.
Day 1: Midsummer Festival of the Arts
Don't miss the first day of the Midsummer Festival of the Arts, featuring Toronto-based Battle of Santiago—who combines classic Afro-Cuban rhythms and vocals with a distinctly Canadian post-rock spirit and sensibility (12PM)—and "new vintage" co-headliner WiFEE and the HUZz BAND (3PM).
With opening act The Plutoniates at 10AM.
Day 2: Midsummer Festival of the Arts
The Midsummer Festival of the Arts continues with the Hollows—a free-wheeling, roots-rock ensemble of multi-instrumentalists (11AM)—and Copper Box—a younger, more bluesy and jazzy version of the Texas Tornados (2PM).
With opening act áthas at 10AM.
Listen in as sons of bluegrass legend Del McCoury, Ronnie McCoury on mandolin and Rob McCoury on banjo continue their father’s work—a lifelong dedication to the power of bluegrass music to bring joy into people’s lives.
With opening act Deadwood Chop at 6PM.
Nashville singer/songwriter Sierra Hull amazes audiences with her prowess on the mandolin.
With opening act Andi and Alex at 6PM.
Rebirth Brass Band
Whether seen on HBO’s Treme or at their legendary Tuesday night gig at The Maple Leaf, GRAMMY-winning Rebirth Brass Band is a true New Orleans institution.
With opening act Tim Grimm (of the A Walk in the Woods soundtrack) at 6PM.
The six-time winner of the Chicago Music Awards, this bhangra/Bollywood/Indian folk band is capturing the attention of the nation and the world.
6PM opening act TBD