June 17: Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield Concert Series, featuring Billy Price Band with Jimmy Adler
Two FREE concerts will be presented this summer at Peoples Natural Gas Park with the support of Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield. The Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield Concert Series will kick off on June 17 with a blues show by longtime Johnstown favorites Billy Price and Jimmy Adler.
Billy Price Band: Billy Price has been entertaining audiences in western Pennsylvania since the early 1970s. In April 2016, he was officially recognized and inducted as a Pittsburgh Rock ’n Roll Legend at an award ceremony sponsored by the Cancer Caring Center of Pittsburgh.
Billy Price has appeared at the AmeriServ Flood City Music Festival in 2016, 2012, 2010, and 2006.
Jimmy Adler, an original blues music that is steeped in the traditions of Chicago Blues, West-Coast Jazzy Jump, and other Americana traditions. Jimmy’s guitar style features a blend of clean fat tones and raunchy slide guitar.
Adler played the AmeriServ Flood City Music Festival in 2016, 2012, 2010, and 2007, as well as numerous appearances at Thunder in the Valley.
The June 17 schedule is as follows:
- Gates will open at 6:00 p.m.
- Jimmy Adler: 7:00 p.m.
- Billy Price Band: 9:00 – 10:30 p.m.
September 16: Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield Concert Series, TBA
The second in this free concert series! Talent TBA — stay tuned.
September 30: Brews & Blues in the Valley
Johnstown’s beer tasting festival, presented by the Johnstown Area Heritage Association and Forever Media! Details on schedule and entertainment to come.