Artist Lineup for Levitt AMP Middlesboro Announced

Middlesboro-Graphic-for-Online_2017-Levitt-AMP_updated_thumb.pngStarting August 3 with Eddie Cotton, an electric blues guitarist, the Levitt AMP Middlesboro Music Series will present 10 weeks of free, live music in Levitt AMP Pop-Up Parkformerly a gravel lot, now a vibrant gathering place with a volunteer-installed lawn and donated permanent stage. See the full lineup, featuring Emily Ann Roberts, Kurt Thomas, The Bloody Tinth and more.


August 3

Eddie Cotton

Eddie Cotton, Jr. is an electric blues guitarist from Clinton, Miss., entertaining audiences with a combination of classic electric blues with funky rhythms, soulful vocals and some downright blistering guitar playing.

With opening act 3DC - A Celebration of Three Dog Night at 6:30pm.

August 10

Dr. Dundiff with Otis Junior

This singer/producer duo from Louisville, Ky., beautifully combines future soul, hip-hop and jazz.

With opening act Larry Goodwin at 6:30pm.

August 17

Emily Ann Roberts

As a runner up on NBC’s "The Voice," this ‘old soul’ was known for her love for vintage country and her unique ability to give a classic genre a modern sound.

With opening act John Day/Dance Competition at 6:30pm.

August 24

Jackie Venson

Jackie Venson​, a groundbreaking young guitar virtuoso/singer/songwriter out of Austin, Texas mindfully blends blues, rock, R&B, soul and more. 

With opening act Children of the Empire at 6:30pm.

August 31

Kurt Thomas

Country singer Kurt Thomas captivates audiences with songs that capture the beauty and simplicity of life. 

With opening act Karen Reynolds at 6:30pm.

September 7

Rocky Block

Influenced by soul, R&B and country music, Rocky Block is a Nashville native that defines the new breed of artists in Music City.

With opening act Nate Cornett Band at 6:30pm.

September 14

O'Connor Band

The GRAMMY-winning O'Connor Band, puts on a dynamic show featuring compelling arrangements, virtuosic solos and tight vocal harmonies. 

With opening act Tazewell Pike at 6:30pm.

September 21

The Bankesters

The Bankesters combine elements of country, folk, bluegrass and gospel into a delightful sonic stew.

With opening act Tom Blankenship at 6:30pm.

September 28

The Bloody Tinth

The Bloody Tinth, named after the all-Irish regiment in the Civil War, incorporates elements of traditional Celtic music into their eclectic rock sound.

With opening act Kudzu Killers at 6:30pm.

October 5

Nick Dittmeier & the Sawdusters and Whisky Shivers

Join Nick Dittmeier & the Sawdusters, a four-piece Americana band from Louisville, Ky., and Whiskey Shivers, a folk/bluegrass band out of Austin, Texas for a gritty and exuberant performance that's bound to put a smile on your face.

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