Brewery Arts Center
June 23 - August 25, 2018
**2016 and 2017 Levitt AMP winner
Returning for the third year, the Levitt AMP Carson City Music Series will once again elevate the Brewery Arts Center’s summer concert series, filling the Minnesota Street Stage with free, live music and positioning a once underused street in the heart of downtown Carson City’s Historic District to serve as a vibrant gathering place and lively regional arts destination.
Presented by the Brewery Arts Center, a nonprofit organization that enriches quality of life by cultivating arts and culture for all.
Saturday, August 18, 2018 at 7pm
Dubbed a “slide guitar master” by Guitar World Magazine, Dennis Johnson’s deep passion for blues and roots music permeates his lively covers of time-honored favorites and vibrant originals all steeped in rock ‘n’ roll swagger.
With opening act Hick’ry Switch.
Saturday, August 25, 2018 at 7pm
Fusing ‘60s surf-rock guitar riffs with Afro-Latin rhythms, La Chamba pays homage to Peruvian chicha music, a distinctive style of cumbia with traces of Andean huayano and American psychedelic rock that you can’t help but dance to.
With opening act Giants of Zen.
Saturday, July 07, 2018 at 7pm
Renegade troubadour Ian Moore teams up with ethereal singer/songwriter Athena McIntyre to co-headline a night of sweet melodies, gritty guitar riffs and vibrant energy, capped off by a special guest performance by country legend Lacy J. Dalton.
Saturday, July 21, 2018 at 7pm
Dubbed ‘the West Coast’s hottest Brazilian band’ by promoters, journalists and fans, SambaDá sonically unites the Americas with an amalgamation of musical styles and genres from across the continents delivered with a soulful fervor that gets audiences dancing.
Saturday, July 28, 2018 at 7pm
Perhaps best known for her title role in the 1982 film Annie, two-time Golden Globe-nominated Aileen Quinn is on a mission to carry 1940s and 1950s rockabilly into the 21st century with her honey crisp voice, raucous vintage rock ‘n’ roll sound and the support of her lively band the Leapin’ Lizards.
With opening act Carolyn Dolan & Big Red.
Saturday, August 04, 2018 at 7pm
GRAMMY-nominated groovers Frobeck seamlessly fuse funk rhythms, soul melodies and rock ‘n’ roll sensibilities wrapped in thick, juicy vocal harmonies for a high-octane performance that will get your blood pumping and your feet dancing.
With opening act Trippin’ King Snakes.
Saturday, August 11, 2018 at 7pm
Genre-defying powerhouse group The Urban Renewal Project is blurring the lines between soul, jazz and hip-hop with a dynamic singer, a soulful rapper and a vivacious 1910’s style big band performing a combination of upbeat originals and fresh interpretations of everything from jazz standards to today’s hit tunes.
With opening act City.