Tucson Premium Outlets Concert Series
Saturdays 5 - 8 PM
Attendees are invited to bring their own chairs. Limited seating is provided. There is no cost to attend the concerts. Concerts are three 45 minute sets.
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6401 Marana Center Blvd, Tucson, AZ 85742
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September 7, 2019
Jacob Acosta Band
Americana / Singer-Songwriter
Jacob Acosta has been a national performing artist in Arizona for over a decade. He has worked with legendary producer, John Vanderslice, been featured on NPR, played dozens of festivals across the U.S. Since 2008, Acosta has released 12 records in the styles of blues, indie-shoegaze, pop, deep house, americana, and folk under his own name as well as with Mason, HYTS, Roll Acosta, and Race You There. As a multi-instrumentalist, Acosta performed and recorded piano, voice, guitar, timpani, keyboards, bass, and auxiliary percussion on his newest release 'Desert Sounds'. Jacob also recreates and arranges his musical masterpieces live as a looping soloist and a full band. ‘Desert Sounds’ is a cinematic ode to the Southwest desert with a collection of musical stories that pay tribute to Arizona and the greater Sonoran region.
Learn more at http://jacobacostamusic.com
September 14, 2019
Variety show that’ll rock your socks
ROH Band is a six piece band that has been actively performing in Tucson since 2005. They bring a diverse variety of music and entertainment in many genres of music including Classic Rock, Blues, R & B, Funk, originals, and classic hits from the '60s to today. They bring great female and male vocal energy and their passion for music comes across in their dynamic live performances.
Learn More at https://www.rohband.com/
September 21, 2019
Funk and Rock
OnesAll is a dynamic funk/rock band from Tucson, AZ. This band, featuring a family of musicians, has opened for headline classic rock bands to progressive jazz artists. The band entertains its solid fan base by fusing thick, funky grooves, tight vocals and exciting rock sounds in inspiring cover and original music.
Learn More at www.onesallband.com
September 28, 2019
Heather Lil' Mama Hardy Band
Blues, Rock, Funk and some insane violin!
Heather Hardy has been playing the violin for 46 years. During her long career, she has studied at the Manhattan School of Music under Raphael Bronstein as well as with well known Jazz violinist and author, Julie Lyonn Lieberman. Heather was inducted into the Arizona Blues Hall of Fame in 2001 and Tucson Musicians Museum in 2016. This recognition was certainly influenced by her 20 year collaboration with Sam Taylor, Jr., a legendary blues artist who was inducted into AZ Blues hall of Fame in 2000 as well as the Long Island Music Hall of Fame in 2006. Currently based in Tucson, her most recent CD release is "Heather Lil' Mama Hardy LIVE in Tucson".
Learn More at https://heatherlilmamahardy.com/
October 5, 2019
Pop and Soul
Adam Townsend is an old soul, and draws inspiration heavily from soul, Motown, blues and folk music. Originally from Tucson, he spent six years honing his craft of songwriting, performing, and producing in San Diego. Now back in Tucson, you'll find him playing at many popular locations around Arizona and Southern California. With his debut album "All My Fires", Adam is presenting a culmination of 10 years of songwriting and inspiring stories about his life and passions. Inspired by his contemporary and classic pop and soul musical inspirations, Adam spent a month in Nashville, TN recording at the legendary Bomb Shelter Studio where he realized his lifelong dream of producing a full length album.
Learn More at https://www.adamtownsendmusic.com/
October 12, 2019
Way Out West
Way Out West calls their music "Bordergrass," a blend of Western Swing, Bluegrass, and Mexican border sounds. They cover classic songs by Roy Rogers, Marty Robbins, and Bob Wills as well as their own original compositions that are well-written, fun, and danceable. They have performed in Germany, Switzerland, and England and the American Southwest. They have five studio CDs to their credit. Please join Way Out West for an energetic, enjoyable evening under the stars.
Learn More at www.bluebhikku.com
October 19, 2019
Wendy and the Boys
Grab your dancing shoes and all your friends because you’ll want to move and groove to the sounds of Wendy & The Boys – Tucson’s classic cover band featuring your favorite Motown songs to classic rock, pop, and country. Six seasoned musicians will take you on a trip down memory lane playing your favorite tunes from the ‘60s, ‘70s, ‘80s & ‘90s and much more, all while putting some pep in your step and a smile on your face. Plus, you never know…you might end up on stage singing with the band!
Learn More at www.wendyandtheboys.com
October 26, 2019
Nick McBlaine & Logtrain
Bluegrass, Swing, and Originals
Alvin Blaine, Nick Coventry, Peter McLaughlin, and Evan Dain bring a blend of acoustic styles, with instrumentals and vocals reminiscent of the old time country and bluegrass bands, but with an unpredictable repertoire and spontaneous presentation that delight their audience.
Learn more at www.petermclaughlin.info
November 2, 2019
Way Whose Blues
Whose Blues offers a mix of blues standards, bluesified rock standards, and other cool songs that happen to fit our style. Featuring Bluesman Jim Nashu on guitar and vocals and ace harp player/vocalist Terrence Kelly (TK), the band presents a very accessible program. Drummer Rich Bonner keeps things in check and bassist Scott Lukomski bridges the rhythm. You'll hear upbeat danceable stuff and hardcore slow blues!
Learn More at whosebluesband.com
November 9, 2019
Tiny House of Funk
Music to make your feet smile
Tiny House of Funk is ready to delight Arizona audiences with their unique, high-spirited blend of R&B, Jazz and Soul. Connie, Troy, Mike and Gary open up the door to their eclectic, yet comfortable musical house and welcome you in for a little “WD-40 for the hips.”
Learn More at http://www.littlehouseoffunk.com/
November 16, 2019
Heart and Soul
Contemporary Rock / Pop with lots of Soul
Heart & Soul perform an eclectic mix of current music with their own unique spin ranging from Bruno Mars, Maroon 5, Ed Sheeran, to classics from Michael Jackson and some ‘80s music. They take the framework and bones of each song and make it their own. Throughout Tucson, they’ve been a longstanding favorite band for the past 10 years.
Learn More at www.heartsoulaz.com
November 23, 2019
Would you like to stroll the beaches of Brazil, dance the streets of Havana, and experience the electricity of Sevilla, all in one day? Guitarras Latinas takes you there, with an inspiring “musical tour” of Latin America. With beautiful flamenco guitars, spicy castanets, romantic vocals, and dynamic Latin percussion, Guitarras Latinas transports you to Venezuela, Old Mexico, the Andes, and more. No need to bring a passport! Join Guitarras Latinas and experience a cultural journey through Latin America.
Learn More at www.LatinGuitars-Az.com
November 30, 2019
Eric Schaffer and the Other Troublemakers
Americana and Alt-Country
For the past 6 years, Eric Schaffer & The Other Troublemakers have been entertaining crowds throughout Arizona and beyond. With a musical style that flows between Country, Folk, and "Singer-Songwriter," they play a mix of well-crafted original songs, classic covers, and deep cuts, all of which feature their trademark two, three, and four-part harmonies.
Learn More at www.theothertroublemakers.com
December 7, 2019
A melting pot of sonic chorizo gumbo
The Carnivaleros stir up a giant melting pot of sonic chorizo gumbo that combines moody Eastern European motifs and strains of Western movie themes along with quirky stories of the American experience laced with rhythms of Zydeco, Tex-Mex, and swing. Bandleader and songwriter Gary Mackender heads up the ensemble playing accordion, telling stories, and singing lead. Other musicians include Karl Hoffmann on bass along with a revolving cast of other great Tucson musicians.
Learn More at http://carnivaleros.com
December 14, 2019
Winter and Holiday Favorites
Desert Melodies is Tucson's most eclectic cover group with an extensive repertoire that includes music from all decades and almost every genre. You can hear their Winter and Holiday performances every year at Tohono Chul, The Botanical Gardens, and Oro Valley Marketplace.
Learn More at https://www.facebook.com/desertmelodies/
December 21, 2019
Bryan Dean Trio
Funky Blues to Make You Dance
Bryan Dean Trio offers more than good music; they are an experience. Even if you’ve seen them perform numerous times, no two shows are alike. The band believes in improvisation rather than exact repeats of the tunes to keep the audience captivated. They won the last Southern Arizona Blues Heritage Foundation Blues Challenge. They advanced to the semi-finals when competing with 110 bands nationwide in International Blues Challenge. Each member is an honoree of Arizona Blues Hall of Fame, and Dean and Gilmore were inducted into Tucson Musicians Museum. They have opened for many international acts such as Kim Wilson, Coco Montoya, George Thorogood, and Dr. John. The band has three critically acclaimed albums: "Pink Elephant," "Sobriety Checkpoint," and "Live at Boondocks." They are currently working on their fourth release.
Learn More at BryanDeanTrio.com
December 28, 2019
Black Cat Bones
Blues and Rock
Tucson-based Blues and Rock five-piece band Black Cat Bones is making a name for themselves for their signature mix of classic blues and rock with R&B, featuring smooth vocals and blues jams. The band features Charles Pitts (vocals), Jeff Daniels (bass), Dan Laetsch (drums), Gary David (guitar), Richard Rivera (guitar). Fans of BB King and Johnny Winter will love this band.
Learn More at www.facebook.com/blackcatbonestucson/