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Kempton Community Music Center
83 Community Center Drive
Kempton, PA 19529
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Flagship Music Productions Presents
Our Annual Pinnacle Jam Event August 9th 2014
"LET THERE BE SONGS TO FILL THE AIR"
We are very excited to have Dark Star Orchestra headlining this years Pinnacle Jam witch will continue in it’s 4th year on August 9th at the Kempton Music Center. This year’s event as in the past is a fundraiser for a non-profit organization called the “Rex Foundation” http://rexfoundation.org/. The festival will host bands that contribute to the Rex Foundation known as the Rex Musical Caravan. A percentage of the ticket sales will be donated to the foundation.
This special day is to celebrate the life & to share the music of Jerry Garcia at the Kempton Music Center! Flagship is privileged to be part of the “Days Between”
All the bands will be playing the songs we cherish for so many years!
The music starts Saturday afternoon & runs to the wee hours of Sunday morning! This year will highlight the phases of Jerry Garcia's music. We will have bands covering the Legion of Mary, Old & In The Way, JGB Motown/R & B songs and of course the Grateful Dead. Along with the music there will be an array of Craft Vendors, Great Food selections, Full Bar & a VIP viewing section.
Bands & Set Times:
2:00PM “Legion Of Jerry” will kick our day off!
"LEGION OF JERRY" is a dedicated tribute to Jerry Garcia's Legion Of Mary.
Featuring Bob Stirner on guitar (Living Earth, Boris Garcia, Box Of Rain), Bud Burroughs/ keys (Boris Garcia, Box Of Rain), Tim Kelley/ Drums (Boris Garcia, Montana Wildaxe ), Randy Wagner / bass ( The Manatees), Chris DelSordo/ sax ( The Manatees), the band lovingly captures the sound and feel of that short lived and vibrant Garcia period.
4:00PM “Garcia Grass”
Garcia Grass is a Jerry Garcia Bluegrass tribute band from the state of Pa. Bluegrass was the love of Jerry from the beginning to the end of his music career. Leading the band is, Kris Kehr on mandolin/guitar/vocals, Mike Mizwinski guitar/vocals Bill Stetz on bass.
6:00PM “The John King Band”
The John King Band will play the songs that Jerry played with JGB. Songs that Jerry loved and played with that big smile Motown with some Rhythm & blues. We’ll get you up dancing. And if you don’t you must be dead or you got no rhythm.
8:00PM “Dark Star Orchestra”
Performing to critical acclaim worldwide for nearly 15 years and over 2000 shows, Dark Star Orchestra continues the Grateful Dead concert experience. Their shows are built off the Dead’s extensive catalog and the talent of these 7 fine musicians. On any given night the band will perform a show based on a set list from the Grateful Dead's 30 years of extensive touring or use their catalog to program a unique set list for the show. This allows fans both young and old to share in the experience.
VENDING FOR THE 2014 PINNACLE JAM
There will be limited spots for set-up! Inquires info on the website.
~~~ No Vending without permit ~~~
The Grounds will Open at 10:00AM on Saturday (FREE PARKING)
Our shows are all weather events & for are patrons convenience we have a
covered pavilion & outside grass areas to enjoy the show.
Advance $35.00 with Service Charges $43.60
Day of Show $45 with Service Charges $55.00
All tickets include free parking.
Private tented viewing area
T-Shirt, Poster & Laminate (Design by John Warner Studios)
In-House Limited Bar ~ 5 Free Tokens for Beer or Wine
(Discounted Prices After Tokens)
To get tickets, sign up for our newsletter or to get info on all our up coming events. Visit our website: www.kemptonmusiccenter.com
Dark Star Orchestra
Legion Of Jerry
* The John King Band
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