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THELMA Announces 2022 Thirteen Thursdays Summer Concert Series Lineup

THELMA invites you to join us for another summer of music! This year there will be thirteen bands bringing all different genres of music! All concerts will be on Thursday nights at 7:00 PM. Concerts will be held on THELMA’s Plaza and in front of the building on Sheboygan Street.
Free admission and open to the public. Donations for THELMA will be accepted at the entry gates. Drinks will be available for purchase at the bar. Food will be available for purchase each night from a food truck. Bar and gates open at 6:00 PM with music starting at 7:00 PM!

Thursday Nights | June 23 – September 15 | 6:00 – 10:30 PM

Bar Opens: 6 PM
Music Start: 7 PM
Location: Sheboygan Street/Thelma’s Plaza

Dress up for ERA NIGHTS to participate in contest giveaways!

 

The Jimmys | June 23

THE JIMMYS combine the seasoned keyboard and Hammond B-3 organ talents of Jimmy Voegeli, the legendary blues guitarist Perry Weber on six-strings and vocals, drummer Chris Sandoval – veteran of the Tommy Castro band, the expertise of southern Wisconsin’s finest bass guitar, and rounded out by an amazing horn section! Seven piece award winning blues and R&B band!

 

Good Morning Bedlam | June 30

Good Morning Bedlam has become an innovative force in the midwest folk scene. Their shows are known for their contagious energy, with members careening about the stage. With tight soaring three part harmonies, and thumping kick-drum, they captivate their audience night after night. Every song is a unique twist on what is generally dubbed as folk music.

Alex Wilson Band | July 7

Alex Wilson grew up in a family of talented musicians. His album “Tell Me Why” has been released on “Rathskeller Records”. Playing 150+ shows annually for the last two decades, this musician is a force to be reckoned with. A versatile musician, Alex effortlessly switches between genres.

 

 

Boombox | July 14

You LOVE 80’s Pop, and you LOVE 80’s Rock — so, why should you have to choose? BoomBox plays them BOTH! BoomBox is a TOTALLY TUBULAR 80’s Band playing all your favorite songs from the BEST music decade EVER!

 

 

Pineapple Hunks | July 21

If you enjoy funk, pop, and alternative rock, then the hunks are for you! Based out of Sheboygan, Wisconsin, the Pineapple Hunks are made up of 6 musicians including Seth Woods, Rogie Ventura, Tim Heinen, Meg Riley, Alex Scholz, and Connor Grundman. All they ask is that you have a good time groovin’ along with us!

 

 

Throwback Stereo | July 28

Do you miss the 90’s? Throwback Stereo is a 90’s cover band, bringing a high-energy show from the best of music’s most popular decade. This band is doing it the right way! Playing the hits and putting a tight band on stage to perform them every night.

 

 

Cathy Grier + The Troublemakers | August 4

Cathy Grier and The Troublemakers includes a professional musician since 1978, with Cathy Grier’s undeniably powerful voice accompanied by tasty Blues guitar stylings, both acoustic and electric, affirms her place on the world stage.

 

 

5 Card Studs | August 11

The 5 Card Studs are a group of veteran players whose diverse backgrounds combine to bring subtlety and precision to top 40 A.M. Gold hits and forgotten favorites. Their love and respect for music’s artistic anomalies comes through in their deftly-executed renditions of songs whose performers you might not remember but the tunes you will.

 

Whiskeybelles | August 18

The WhiskeyBelles keep things going on August 18 with an all-female traditional country and Americana trio featuring pitch-perfect three-part harmonies and their own hot fiddle, guitar and bass playing.

 

 

Same Same but Different | August 25

Same Same But Different is that same stuff you want to hear over and over again, but with a different take on it. From their upbeat groves, to their down and dirty funk, you are sure to be dancing by the end of the night.

 

 

Radio Radio | September 1

Straight from a vinyl and cassette collection of the new wave era, 1977 through the mid 80’s. Radio Radio is a band of Milwaukee pop musical stalwarts playing the new wave songs you have not heard live in decades, and in a way that makes you feel you are seeing and hearing the real thing live for the first time.

 

 

Armchair Boogie | September 8

Armchair Boogie will perform their unique style of Bluegrass Folk music on September 8. A four-piece band formed in the heart of Central Wisconsin. Armchair Boogie can be defined by their pickin’ skills and infectious grooves.

 

 

Hot and Dirty Brass Band | September 15

Don’t miss this THELMA favorite! It’s the Hot & Dirty Brass Band! Nominated for 2019 Horn/Big Band Artist and 2018 New Artist of the Year, it’s the Hot & Dirty Brass Band! When the house lights go down and the stage lights come up… it’s time to get Hot & Dirty! Hot & Dirty is not your traditional brass band!