Summer Fun and Music at Canyons Resort

Posted By: The Ski Channel on June 1, 2012 5:20 pm

With the beginning of the Summer season, Canyons Resort announced 16 free summer concerts beginning on July 3.

The Saturday Summer Concerts will be on the Mountain Stage (main stage) till September 1.

Here is the list of performers on the Mountain Stage in chronological order: The Soulistics (Soul / R&B / Funk) on July 3, Fox Street All Stars (Rock / Soul) on July 14, See-I (Reggae) on July 21, Tea Leaf Green (Rock/Jam) on July 28, Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real (Rock) on August 4, Truth & Salvage Co. (Rock/Country) on August 11, Chali 2Na (Hip-Hop/ Beats), Dumpstaphunk (New Orleans Funk) on August 25, and The Wood Brothers (Folk / Blues/ Bluegrass) on September 1.

Some interesting information about the upcoming artists include, son’s of former musicians and radio favorite’s. Willie Nelson’s son Lukas is in Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real. Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real also performed on Late Night with David Letterman earlier this year. Also, Aaron Neville’s son Ivan performs in the band Dumpstaphunk. Finally, The Wood Brothers are a National Public Radio (NPR) favorite in the folk and bluegrass category.    

 In addition to the Saturday Summer Concerts will be Friday Night Beats & BBQ. Friday Night Beats & BBQ will take place at the Village Station from July 13-August 31. Executive Chef John Murcko will serve the attendees BBQ, while seven different bands will play music like blues, rock, jazz, folk and reggae. 

All concerts are free of charge for the public to attend.