Music Schedule

Friday

Smithereens with guest vocalist Marshall Crenshaw 
8:30 PM - Main Stage

These New Jersey rockers had a string of hits in the late 80s and 90s and have been on the road practically ever since. Following the tragic loss of singer Pat DiNizio in early 2017, the band has been joined on stage with a string of like-minded musicians. 80s hit-maker Marshall Crenshaw joins them on this stop.

Material Issue
6:45 PM - Main Stage  
Chicago power-pop legends are reformed and taking the main stage to kick-off the 2019 Backlot Bash.

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Mike Coy
6 PM - Beer Tent Stage  
Mike, a veteran of the Backlot Bash and member of The Bon Mots and Statutes of Liberty, will be performing solo accustic rock hits and oddities.


 

Saturday

War
8:30 PM - Main Stage

War is an American funk band formed in southern Califoria in 1969. Thier cross-over sound incorporates latin, funk soul and R&B.  The band has an unforgettable string of hits and their album The World Is a Ghetto was the best-selling album of 1973.

The Imperial Sound
6:45 PM - Main Stage
Swinging pop and soul from an all-star lineup of local musicians from legendary acts such as The New Duncan Imperials, Devil in a Woodpile and many more.

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Kent Rose
6 PM - Beer Tent Stage  
Kent plays classic honky tonk and country.

Mike Zabrin
5 PM - Main Stage  
Funk and soul.

Shelley Miller
4 PM - Beer Tent Stage  
Folk rock.

Fruteland Jackson
3 PM - Main Stage  
Folk blues.

Linda Marie Smith
2 PM - Beer Tent Stage  
Folk rock.

Gros Ngolle Pokossi Trio
1 PM - Main Stage  
Afrobeat & Jazz.

Sunday

Tributosaurus becomes The Rolling Stones
6:30 PM - Main Stage

Backlot Bash fan favorites return as The Rolling Stones.

Morry Sochat & The Special 20s
5 PM - Main Stage
Chicago blues, swing & vintage rock n' roll.

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Dan Fulkerson
4 PM - Beer Tent Stage
Folk rock.

Bailey Dee
3 PM - Main Stage
Rockabilly

Eric Lugosch
2 PM - Beer Tent Stage
National Fingerstyle Champ. Jazz guitar.

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Company Strangers
1 PM - Main Stage
Bluegrass.