Bands on the Bricks

Wednesdays June 10 - August 19, 2015
Beer Garden opens at 5:30 p.m. | Music starts at 7:00 p.m.

From oldies to alternative and everything in between, Bands on the Bricks is Boulder County's premier outdoor summer concert series taking place in the heart of the city on the bricks of the one-and-only Pearl Street Mall. A not-to-be-missed summer tradition with 10 weeks of free concerts. Enjoy performances from the best local musicians along the front range while dancing under the stars.  Featuring an outdoor beer/wine/margarita garden starting at 5:30 p.m. every Wednesday night, featuring Rio Margaritas and a local brewery each month. This summer's brewery line-up includes: Shine Brewing Company (June), Avery Brewing Company (July) and West Flanders (August).

New this year: Opening musical acts starting at 6:00 p.m. at select concerts.  See band descriptions below for the schedule.  

Summer 2015 Line-up

Click below for descriptions and sample music!

June 10


Last Men on Earth

June 17


That Eighties Band

June 24


Hazel Miller Band

July 1


The Long Run

July 8


The Country Music Project - RESCHEDULED TO AUGUST 19

July 15


Chain Station

July 22


The Nacho Men

July 29


The Samples

August 5


Chris Daniels & The Kings

August 12


Something Underground

August 19


The Country Music Project

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June 10 - Last Men on Earth

One of Northern Colorado's newest and most popular live rock bands, playing a mixture of classic cuts from the 70's, 80's, 90's and beyond.  Queen, Journey, The Eagles, Jimmy Buffett, Nickelback, Aerosmith, Cheap Trick, Bryan Adams , you name it...the list goes on and on.

June 17 - That Eighties Band

One of the most popular 80's tribute bands in the country, their high energy show and broad appeal will have everyone on their feet dancing.

Opening Act: Boulder School of Rock 

June 24 - Hazel Miller Band

A Bands on the Bricks favorite, Hazel is not just a great singer, "she is a force of nature!" The not-to-be-missed performance of the summer.

Opening Act: David Coile with Jason Allen

July 1 - The Long Run

Colorado's tribute to The Eagles, laden with 4 and 5 part harmonies, the Long Run reproduces the Eagles' hits with an organic 70's sound, accurate lead guitarists,
multi-instrumentalists, and a lead-singing drummer.

Opening Act: Hippo Temple

July 8 - RESCHEDULED TO AUGUST 19 - see below

July 15 - Chain Station

A four-piece, high-energy, get ‘em out on the dance floor string band from the Front Range of Colorado’s Rocky Mountains. They’ve become known for catchy and lyrically-poignant original songs which flow from the mountains, through them and right back to you!

Opening Act: Nate Hrivnak

July 22 - The Nacho Men

The Nacho Men combine live dance music, costume changes, choreography and humor for a show that is as much fun to watch as it is to dance to.  Swing, 50's, 60's, disco, and beyond, the band's musical repertoire is as varied as the performers.

Opening Act: Jeff Brinkman 

July 29 - The Samples

A mix of reggae, pop-rock and bluegrass, The Samples are classic band sure to get you groovin'.

August 5 - Chris Daniels & The Kings, featuring Freddi Gowdy

A staple on the Colorado blues scene, Chris Daniels and his horn-fueled backing band The Kings will be joined by Freddi Gowdy for an incredible not-to-be-missed performance.

Opening Act: Ben Hanna and the Knighthawks 

August 12 - Something Underground

What do you get when you blend harmonizing brothers and crushing songs with a whole lotta love? Denver-based power trio, Something Underground.

Opening Act: Oso y Cabra

August 19 - The Country Music Project

The Country Music Project is Colorado's favorite country music group . . . performing all types of country, from the music our parents loved to the rockin' country you'll hear on the radio today.  With its pedal steel guitar and four-part vocals fronted by Nashville Recording Artist Christie Gerwinat, TMP can perform all types of country and classic rock and leave the audience wanting more!

Opening Act: Teresa Storch Trio


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