Levitt AMP Carson City Summer Concert Series 2018
presented by The Change Companies
Thank you for a fantastic season.
Don't forget to vote in November for Carson City to receive the Levitt AMP grant again in 2o19.
Returning for the third consecutive year, the Levitt AMP Carson City Music Series will once again bring the magic of free, live music to the Brewery Arts Center creating a vibrant gathering place for art and community to happen. Major funding for Levitt AMP Carson City from the Mortimer and Mimi Levitt Foundation, building the social fabric of America through the power of free, live music.
The Brewery Arts Center, is a non-profit organization that enriches quality of life by cultivating arts and culture for all.
If you are coming in from out of town for one of these great shows, please stay at the Max Casino, our local hotel partner.
For Max Casino use hotel code: BAC for special Levitt AMP Rates - maxcasinocc.com
The Original Wailers ft. Al Anderson
Saturday, June 23rd
Al Anderson's stunning lead work on such classics as No Woman, No Cry, & Three O’clock Road Block, first alerted rock fans to the Wailer’s music. Andersons’ musical achievements with Bob Marley & The Wailers include the platinum award winning albums, ‘Live at the Lyceum’, ‘Babylon by Bus’ and ten times platinum album ‘Legend’. The Original Wailers received their own Grammy nomination in 2013 for their album ‘Miracle’ making it Andersons’ second Grammy Nomination.
Saturday , June 30th
Celtic Rock at its best!! Their original songs and reinvented classics will burrow deep into your subconscious, leaving lasting impressions of their music and lyrics. With their own style of Celtic Fusion, these talented musicians command a level of energy unparalleled to those within the genre.
with opening act: Ciana
Ian Moore and Athena McIntyre: Double Header
Saturday, July 7th
Ian Moore a prolific multi-instrumentalist, Moore, creates textured musical tapestries by fusing rock, early pop, roots and soul... A top-notch purveyor of lovely, emotive, expansive chanteur-rock.
Athena McIntyre was blown in from the Northern Nevada desert, like a tumbling sage, with a rakish smile and shock of blonde hair, sun-kissed and freckled cheeks, Athena McIntyre can simultaneously warm your skin and chill your bones. This ‘gurl with a guitar’ will sneak up and hit you like a Washoe Zephyr. Her music and lyrics are as much a part of the Nevada landscape as they are a reflection her own inner landscape.
Caren Jenkins, Esq & Southwest Gas Co.
Saturday, July 21nd
Dubbed the West Coast’s hottest Brazilian band by promoters, journalists and fans, SambaDá musically unites the Americas. Based in the rich musical traditions of Brazil, SambaDá also references salsa and cumbia, and blends them playfully with funk and reggae beats
with opening act: TBD
Aileen Quinn & the Leapin’ Lizards
Saturday, July 28th
This high octane band really delivers with foot stomping', grooving tunes and sassy, sexy melodic vocals. Aileen Quinn is a Two time Golden Globe nominated actress best known for playing the title role in the 1982 film "Annie", directed by John Huston.
with opening act: Carolyn Dolan & Big Red
THE D'ANNEO FAMILY LOVES CARSON CITY AND THE ARTS
Urban Renewal Project
Saturday August 11th
The Urban Renewal Project is a Los Angeles based band that uses instruments of a bygone era to create a signature sound that blurs the boundaries between soul, jazz and hip-hop. The group features a big band horn section, a singer and a rapper who perform upbeat originals and fresh interpretations of everything from jazz standards to recent hits.
with opening act: City
Dennis Johnson & the Mississippi Ramblers
Saturday, August 18th
Dennis Johnson is one of the elite slide guitar players performing today with a deep passion for perserving and innovating roots music. Dennis and his band, the Mississippi Ramblers deliver standout live performances of stellar roots and Americana music, rockin' blues, and New Orleans grooves.
with opening act: Hick'ry Switch
Audrey Markowitz, Mixed Media Artist and Certified Zentangle Teacher
The Mortimer and Mimi Levitt Foundation
Levitt AMP Carson City is made possible by a grant from the Mimi and Mortimer Levitt Foundation. Levitt AMP brings the joy of free, live music to people of all ages and backgrounds living in small to mid-sized towns and cities, transforming underused public spaces into thriving community destinations.
Presented by The Change Companies.
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Robert Z. Hawkins Foundation
John and Grace Nauman Foundation
Levitt AMP Carson City Supporters
Karen Lantz-Feith, David and Ilona Strull, John Omohundro, Meeks Lumber,Moondance Chocolates