• June 2, 2018
  • 6:00 pm
  • Broad Street, Wokingham

The Annual Free Wokingham International Street Concert returns for its fifth year in the Town Centre on Saturday 2nd June.

Each year the concert returns bigger and better than the last, the main stage and party will take centre stage in Broad Street.

The stage is set, the acts are confirmed and the compere is booked so bring your folding chairs and enjoy a fantastic evening of live music in the street.

Joining you will be an international lineup of original and cover artists performing rock, pop, motown, ballads, and jazz. Come, sit and enjoy or dance the evening away!

Join us at 6pm to enjoy music by exciting and talented acts including Funkline, The Trenchtown Experience, Antsy McClain and the Trailer Park Troubadours, and local group The Marisa Rodriguez Duo.

A food court plus local pubs and restaurants will be open so why not come on down and make a night of it with family and friends.

Please feel free to bring your own folding chairs, snacks or picnic dinner too.

Kicking off the evening will be the Marisa Rodriguez Duo

Marisa Rodriguez and Jack Craig are long-time friends in music. They have played all over the country together in Jack’s funk and soul function band “Loveshovel”, as well playing more stripped down acoustic sets and hosting local jam nights. They are experienced, passionate and full of energy on stage.

Next: Antsy McClain and the Trailer Park Troubadours

Singer, songwriter, humourist & small town philosopher McClain writes what he knows: The Good Life. His live shows touch upon Country, Rockabilly, Jazz and Swing, and include pop culture references, poetry and humorous tales. Sharing his mantra of “Enjoy The Ride”, McClain has won friendship, collaboration and acclaim from some of the most talented musicians in the world. www.unhitched.com

Followed by: Trenchtown Experience

Trenchtown are a British band that pays full tribute to Bob Marley & The WaiIers – arguably the greatest Jamaican reggae band ever. An 8-piece drawn from a squad of London`s top professional session players, playing with UB 40, Yellowman, Third World, John Holt, Aswad… everybody who is anybody on the Jamaican & UK reggae scene. www.bobmarleytribute.co.uk

Finally: Funkline

Funkline are going to make this event the best party in town. The band is made up of four excellent professional musicians who have developed a perfectly fused sound of funk/soul and dance-floor fillers. Covering from BeeGees to Bruno Mars via Prince and The Zutons, Funkline are ‘The one band guaranteed to fill the dance floor’. Funkline Facebook

 



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