The acoustic “funk-pop” stylings of J.R. Byrd won over the audience at the Lakeside Music Series in September.
So, he’s returning to The Shops at Lakeside Friday night, November 4, from 7 to 9 pm.
Guitar virtuoso Russ Hewitt will bring rumba flamenco rhythms and lightning-fast runs to the Lakeside Music Series on Friday, October 28.
Sandy Sue’s BBQ will be on site with their “Texas BBQ Done Right.” (The Great Australian Meat Pie Co. had to cancel.)
Hewitt’s “distinctive fusion of Latin and jazz themes stirred with a little underlying rock and roll attitude” (Michael Debbage of Mainly Piano) will either render you spellbound or lift you off the grass to dance. [Read more…]
Yates’ soulful brand of country music won the day at the 2014 Texaco Country Showdown (awarded at Nashville’s historic Ryman Auditorium). She has toured Europe and the US.
She and husband Will are also known to many locals for their frequent Sunday performances at the Cross Timbers Church in nearby Argyle. [Read more…]
There’s something about Sebastian Valenzuela that lifts people up out of their chairs and gets them dancing.
While the Lakeside Music Series normally offers listening music, Sebastian brings something else.
And Sebastian is back this Friday at the Lakeside Music Series to entertain with his upbeat blend of classic and contemporary rock. [Read more…]
Singer-songwriter Chris Raspante will perform his blend of bluesy rock ’n roll and Americana at the Lakeside Music Series Friday night at 7 pm.
An accomplished session musician, engineer, and producer who spent 16 years in Nashville, Raspante will play a mix of songs from his two albums plus covers. His musical style will remind you of the Black Keys, White Stripes, Stevie Ray Vaughn, and Wilco.
Austin drummer Scott Matthews, who is currently playing with Junior Brown, will accompany Raspante. [Read more…]
Singer-songwriter Manny Trevino, an alumnus of Flower Mound Marcus HS, will take to the stage at the Lakeside Music Series Friday night at 7 pm.
Trevino replaces Derric Bonnot, who was originally scheduled to perform.
The veteran of local pubs and showcases who graduated from the University of North Texas has performed all over DFW. Friday night he will bring his Americana-Folk-Texas Country repertoire to his old stomping grounds. [Read more…]
Friday night, September 23, the Lakeside Music Series welcomes Chaz Marie’s powerful voice and her entertaining blend of country, delta blues, R&B, and rock and roll.
Dubbed the “Hillbilly Aretha [Franklin],” Marie’s songs deliver a fresh alternative to the formulaic country artists.
Expect to groove, move, and laugh your way through the night as she and husband Quinten Hope share some of their favorite tunes. [Read more…]
Pianist and keyboard player Jeff Jacobs, who toured and recorded with Billy Joel, Foreigner, and many others, performs at the Lakeside Music Series Friday night, September 16, 7-9 pm.
Expect Jacobs to sing and play outstanding versions of classics from Billy Joel to Johnny Cash, Oscar Peterson to Bad Co., the Doobie Brothers to Queen.
Jacobs played keyboards on “We Didn’t Start the Fire,” the No. 1 hit by Billy Joel in 1989, as well as the rest of the Storm Front album.
He had moved to New York just the year before, fresh out of the flourishing Indiana University music scene. [Read more…]
The Lakeside Music Series at The Shops at Lakeside branches out once again Friday night, September 9, 7-9 pm, this time through the acoustic “funk-pop” stylings of J.R. Byrd.
The graduate of the UNT jazz school is said to embody the “essence” of John Mayer, the improvisational quality of the Dave Matthews Band, and lyrical silliness of Jack Johnson.
His poignant, fresh, and bluesy melodies breathe life into his witty lyrics while channeling the stylistic influences of the revered jazz program in Denton. [Read more…]
Sebastian Valenzuela performed at Lakeside’s Summer Music Series on July 22. He returns Friday night, September 2, for another appearance (after having been rained out two weeks ago). The series is held in the plaza of The Shops at Lakeside (2314 Lakeside Parkway in Flower Mound).
The Summer Music Series at The Shops at Lakeside will welcome 21-year-old Sebastian Valenzuela to the stage this Friday, from 7-9 pm.
Valenzuela was scheduled to appear on August 19, but weather cancelled that performance.
“Sebastian is back by popular demand,” explained Mercy Little, proprietor of In The Box Pack ’N Ship who doubles as entertainment coordinator and on-site manager for the music series. [Read more…]