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Galva Arts Council, Inc.
Galva, IL

May 30 – August 8, 2021

The Galva Arts Council will present the third Levitt AMP Galva Music Series in Wiley Park, further transforming the green space into a dynamic hub for connectedness and self-expression through free, live music from across the globe and helping the community envision the park’s forthcoming permanent stage. The 2021 series will invite concertgoers of all ages and backgrounds to take part in growing and sustaining Galva’s creative economy.

Presented by the Galva Arts Council, Inc, a nonprofit network of volunteers dedicated to bringing together residents in and around Galva to promote and participate in the arts, in partnership with the City of Galva, Knox-Galesburg Symphony, Quad City Arts, River Music Experience and Galva Chamber of Commerce.

For more information about Galva’s Levitt AMP Music Series, including COVID-19 safety protocols, click below.

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2021 Concerts

Sunday, May 30, 2021

Good Morning Bedlam

Folk Rock

Good Morning Bedlam has become an innovative force in the Midwest folk scene, with tight soaring three part harmonies and a thumping kick-drum, they captivate their audience night after night with no intention of slowing down.

Sunday, May 30, 2021

Surf Zombies

Surf Rock

Surf Zombies raise surf rock from the dead with fast, crazy, original instrumentals that straddle retro surf, bubblegum punk and garage rock, conjuring images of beach parties, Saturday morning cartoons, and hot rod car shows.

Sunday, June 6, 2021

Avey Grouws Band

Blues

The Avey Grouws Band is Chris Avey, Jeni Grouws, Bryan West, and Randy Leasman, and often with Nick Vasquez on keys.

Sunday, June 6, 2021

Stone & Snow

Americana, Folk

Stone & Snow is an alt-folk pairing of songwriters and multi-instrumentalists, Karen Bridges and Clint Thomson.

Sunday, June 13, 2021

Shamarr Allen

Jazz, Funk, Hip-Rock

Shamarr Allen is the definition of New Orleans! Hailing from the Lower 9th Ward of New Orleans, Allen has influences in jazz, hip-hop, rock, funk rhythms, blues and country.

Sunday, June 13, 2021

The Deep Hollow

Americana

Since the inception of this harmony-driven, original music acoustic trio, Micah Walk, Elizabeth Eckert and Dave Littrell of The Deep Hollow, deliver a powerful and energetic performance applauded by audiences everywhere.

Sunday, June 20, 2021

Rags and Riches

Indie Rock, Christian

Rags and Riches is an adrenalized, American pop-rock band hailing from Lexington, Kentucky.

Sunday, June 20, 2021

Ley Line

Folk, Pop, Rock

Raised on the North American traditions of blues, folk, and soul and inspired by their world travels, Ley Line creates a global soundscape; blending influences from Brazil, Latin America and West Africa.

Sunday, June 27, 2021

Radio Free Honduras

Honduran Punta, Spanish Flamenco, Jazz Fusion, Latin Country, Rock

Radio Free Honduras is a diverse collective of Chicago musicians, all united under one goal – supporting the artistry of Charlie Baran and bringing this tremendous talent into the spotlight where it belongs.

Sunday, June 27, 2021

The Arcadian Wild

Bluegrass

Led by songwriters Isaac Horn (guitar) and Lincoln Mick (mandolin), and with the support of other gifted musicians, The Arcadian Wild confidently inhabits and explores an intersection of genre, blending the traditional with the contemporary in order to create a unique acoustic sound that is simultaneously unified and diverse.

Sunday, July 11, 2021

Front Country

Folk Pop, Progressive Bluegrass

Front Country, a band of multi-instrumentalists, songwriters and composers, the instrumentation and setting have always been secondary to the musical vision that comes through no matter what stage they take.

Sunday, July 11, 2021

Bonne Finken

Alternative Pop/Rock

Bonne Finken is an independent and alternative pop/rock songwriter and producer as well as vocalist and live performer. Bonne has performed hundreds of shows, from rock clubs to festivals, and has supported artists such as KT Tunstall, Blue October, and musical icons Joan Jett and Lisa Marie Presley. 

Sunday, July 18, 2021

Lewis Knudsen

Indie Rock, Pop, Soul, Blues, Jazz

Lewis Knudsen is a mixed-genre, multi-instrumentalist songwriter based in Rock Island, IL (Quad Cities).

Sunday, July 18, 2021

Mississippi Heat

Blues

Led by harmonica master and songwriter Pierre Lacocque, Mississippi Heat is a world-class Chicago Blues Band. Their motto is “Traditional Blues With A Unique Sound” as they present fresh yet vintage-based musical ideas.

Sunday, July 25, 2021

Heather Newman

Blues

Shamarr Allen is the definition of New Orleans! Hailing from the Lower 9th Ward of New Orleans, Allen has influences in jazz, hip-hop, rock, funk rhythms, blues and country.

Sunday, July 25, 2021

Elizabeth Moen

Folk Rock and Pop

A sultry and intoxicating voice, Paired with introspective lyrics that echo both bitter and sweet, Elizabeth Moen’s music will captivate you then stay with you.

Sunday, August 1, 2021

Trevor Sensor

Rock

Known for his distinctly husky vocals, intellectual lyrics, and atmospheric folk-laden, punk-infused indie rock, Trevor
Sensor is an American singer/songwriter from Sterling, Illinois.

Sunday, August 1, 2021

India Ramey

Americana Noire, Southern Gothic

Blasting twin barrels of Americana noire and southern-gothic songwriting, India Ramey fires on all cylinders with her national debut, Snake Handler.

Sunday, August 8, 2021

Craig Gerdes

Outlaw Country

Steeped in the white lines, black tar and diesel smoke of the American highway, Tough As Nails—the latest LP from Craig Gerdes—is raw and real, a document of a road-tested band fast on the rise.

Sunday, August 8, 2021

Wayne Hancock

Honky Tonk

Since his stunning debut, Thunderstorms and Neon Signs in 1995, Wayne “The Train” Hancock has been the undisputed king of Juke Joint Swing –that alchemist’s dream of honky-tonk, western swing, blues, Texas rockabilly and big band.

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