Blondie, Donna Summer and Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons have all been confirmed for the 2009 Seaside Summer Concert Series and the Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Concert Series in Brooklyn, NY.
Hall & Oates, Pat Benatar, The O’Jays, Robin Thicke, Keyshia Cole, Teena Marie, Sean Paul, Gladys Knight and Anita Baker will also perform throughout the series, which runs until August 27.
The seaside shows will be held every Thursday 7:30 pm at Asser Levy/Seaside Park at West 5th Street and Surf Avenue in Brighton Beach. Chair rentals will be available for $5 or concertgoers can bring their own chairs.
Martin Luther King Jr. concerts will be held Monday nights at 7:30 pm at Wingate Field on Brooklyn Avenue.
The lineup is:
Salute to 40th anniversary of Woodstock: Creedence Clearwater Revisited, Mountain, John Sebastian
Gladys Knight, The O’Jays
Frankie Valli & the Four Seasons, Connie Francis, Stewie Stone
Daryl Hall & John Oates – Up Close & Personal Tour
Blondie, Pat Benatar, with special guest The Donnas
Salsa by the Sea (TBA)
Martin Luther King Jr. Concert Series Lineup
Keyshia Cole, Lyfe Jennings
Love Train The Sound of Philadelphia – The O’Jays, Russell Thompkins Jr. & the New Stylistics, Jerry Butler, Harold Melvin’s Blue Notes
An Evening with Anita Baker, Charlie Wilson
Robin Thicke, Jazmine Sullivan
Teena Marie, Jeffrey Osborne, Special Guest Ruben Studdard
Gospel Night – Dedicated to the memory of Reverend Timothy Wright
Yolanda Adams, Israel Houghton and the New Breed
Caribbean Night – Sean Paul, “King of Calypso” The Mighty Sparrow
–By our New York staff.
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