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Get Ready for Another Summer of Incredible Music

Welcome to summer in the City of Glen Cove! Every Friday in July & August, you are invited to join us in Village Square for hot music, cool restaurants and a sizzling good time. Bring your lawn chair so you can kick back and look up at the stars.

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Swingtime Big Band

July 3rd

Dedicated to the performance of America's greatest popular standards, SWINGTIME BIG BAND is a 20-piece authentic swing band comprised of master interpreters of music from the Swing Era (mid-1930's through early 1950's).
Swingtime Big Band will be dedicating their performance to Marty Napoleon.

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The Glimmer Twins

July 10th

The Glimmer Twins were formed in late 2008 with experienced musicians from the Rolling Stones tribute world. The idea was to present the Rolling Stones in a unique way; to recreate the Stones in their prime - youthful and energetic. Their Mick and Keith have a totally natural, unaltered and uncanny likeness to the real thing. The Glimmer Twins allow the audience to take a trip back in time to when rock & roll and The Rolling Stones ruled the world.

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Los Cintron

July 17th

Spanish Flair, Flamenco & World Music

Popular around the world, The Cintron Brothers play a mix of World, Latin, and Flamenco music and are also known as the greatest Gypsy Kings Tribute Band.  Their music is expansive, they sing with the souls of gypsies, and they will transport their audiences through a journey that moves them to dance, sing and cry.

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Marvin Floyd featuring The Chauncey Nedd Band

July 24th

Marvin Douglas Floyd was born and grew up in Long Island New York. He began playing the organ at the age of six after being inspired by his older brothers who were also in the music field. Music was something that was always encouraged in his home. By the age of 12, he was in his first band. As a teenager he started writing and composing music, and found himself frequenting local recording studios.

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Mac Talla Mor

July 31st

Local music fans will get a hearty taste of bagpipes when Celtic Radio Award winner MacTalla Mór takes our town by storm. The New York Times calls MacTalla Mór “Celtic Music for the Masses”

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The Meditations featuring Ansel Cridland

August 7th

The Meditations - Ansel Cridland, Danny Clarke and Winston Watson collectively known as The Meditations, recorded their first hit single Woman is Like a Shadow in 1974 at Channel One Recording Studio.  The group made its mark and sealed their place as reggae legends with the release of the first two albums Message From The Meditations and Wake Up produced by Dobby Dobson.  Soon after came the third album Guidance produced by Ansel Cridland.

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The Little Wilson Band

August 14th

The Little Wilson Band has been entertaining audiences on Long Island and in the Tri State area for over 35 years. Playing rhythm and blues from the 1940's through the 1970's , they pride themselves in performing an authentic presentation of the music they love . The sextet consists of drummer Dave Leone ,Jim Uhl on bass and vocals, Larry Ketchell on keys, guitarist and singer Tom Santoriello, Greg Krokta on harmonica and vocals, and lead singer Allen " Little Wilson " Santoriello.

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The Jersey Four

August 21st

The Cast of The Jersey Four will take you on a journey from the very beginning of The Four Seasons Number #1 Hits – Frankie Valli`s solo career –to present day Four Seasons shows.  SHERRY, BIG GIRLS DON`T CRY, RAG DOLL, WALK LIKE A MAN, and WHO LOVES YOU are just some of the many hits you will enjoy from their great collection of songs from those four guys from Jersey.

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Soul Sound Revue

August 28th

Soul Sound Revue, by far the hottest Motown show this side of Detroit, performs the greatest hits in the true “Motown Tradition”.   Soul Sound review recreates the dynamic vocal harmonies and musical styling of classical Motown groups of the 60’s, 70’s, 80’s: The Four Tops, The Temptations, Stevie Wonder, The Supremes and many more.

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2015 Schedule

Friday, July 3
The Swingtime Big Band

Friday, July 10
The Glimmer Twins opening act: Michael McCauley with The Wam Band

Friday, July 17
Los Cintron opening act: Matt Grabowski

Friday, July 24th
Marvin Floyd featuring the Chauncey Nedd Band opening act: Glass Bottom Soul

Friday, July 31
MacTalla Mor

Friday, August 7
The Meditations Featuring Ansel Cridland opening act: Keith Cole with Island Sound

Friday, August 14
The Little Wilson Band opening act: Gianni Paci

Friday, August 21
The Jersey Four

Friday, August 28
Soul Sound Revue

Downtown Sounds 2015 Host Joseph Manfredi

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