Live music is back at the Center for the Arts of Homer! The Center will welcome its first concert to Whiting Theatre in June, while also hosting musicians at Dwyer Memorial Park with their Concert in a Car Series starting in early May.
The following concerts have been scheduled or rescheduled. Once a new dates has been settled on, the staff will alert you via their email systems, website and social media platforms, and on their ticketing platform, Eventbrite.
CONCERT IN A CAR
Thursday, May 6 at 8 p.m.
Admission $75; Purchase tickets.
In a career that has already spanned a half-century, Jorma Kaukonen has been one of the most highly respected interpreters of American roots music, blues, and rock. A member of the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame and a Grammy recipient, Jorma was at the forefront of popular rock and roll, one of the founders of the San Francisco sound and a progenitor of Psychedelic Rock. He is a founding member of two legendary bands, Jefferson Airplane and the still-touring Hot Tuna.
Saturday, June 26 at 8 p.m.
Admission $35-$75; Purchase tickets.
Originating from Gainesville, FL, Sister Hazel is comprised of five gifted, seasoned musicians whose well-spring of natural talent has been called "one of the Top 100 Most Influential Independent Performers of the last 15 years" by Performing Songwriter Magazine.
ASLEEP AT THE WHEEL
Tuesday, July 20 at 8 p.m.
Admission $75; Purchase tickets.
Ray Benson founded Asleep at the Wheel in Paw Paw, West Virginia 49 years ago. Now based in Austin, the band holds 10 Grammy awards, 20 studio albums and 20 singles on the Billboard country charts. Asleep at the Wheel’s newest members Katie Shore (fiddle, vocals), Dennis Ludiker (fiddle, mandolin), Connor Forsyth (keyboard, vocals) and Josh Hoag (Bass), have given the band a newfound energy and their own unique style, and Asleep at the Wheel veteran David Sanger (Drums) rounds it all out. Between those Texas Twin Fiddles and Boogie Piano, you can bet you'll be dancin' down the aisles and swingin' all night long.
Saturday, June 5, 2021 at 8 p.m.
Admission $10-$28; Purchase tickets.*
Saturday, July 17, 2021 at 8 p.m.
Admission $5-$20; Purchase tickets.
September 10, 2021 at 8 p.m.
Admission $33-$40; Purchase tickets.
Wednesday, November 17, 2021 at 8 p.m.
Admission $17.50-$35; Purchase tickets.
George Winston is undeniably a household name. He’s inspired fans and musicians alike with his singular solo acoustic piano songs for more than 40 years while selling 15 million albums. A tireless road warrior playing nearly 100 concerts annually, live performance for Winston is akin to breathing.
STEPHEN MARLEY ACOUSTIC SOUL
Sunday, March 13, 2022 at 8 p.m.
Admission from $36.
Rescheduled for March 27, 2022
Admission $15-$30; Purchase tickets.
Tab Benoit is a GRAMMY nominated singer, songwriter and guitarist who has built a remarkable 30+ year career on the foundation of his gritty and soulful Delta swamp blues and acquiring a devoted legion of fans along the way, as well as five Blues Music Awards, including BB King Entertainer of the Year (twice) and an induction into The Louisiana Music Hall of Fame.
SOUTHSIDE JOHNNY AND THE ASBURY JUKES
Rescheduled for October 10, 2021 at 8 p.m.
Admission $0-$50; Purchase tickets.
Southside Johnny and the Asbury Jukes are a Jersey Shore musical group led by Southside Johnny. They have been recording albums since 1976 and are closely associated with Bruce Springsteen & the E Street Band.
SHAWN COLVIN: STEADY ON 30TH ANNIVERSARY TOUR
Rescheduled for May 8, 2022 at 8 p.m.
Admission $41-$125; Purchase tickets.
Three-time GRAMMY winner Shawn Colvin’s debut album, Steady On, was released in October 1989, a stunning introduction to an artist who quickly established herself as a mainstay in the singer - songwriter genre. The album was lauded for its confessional songwriting and well - crafted melodies, and for Colvin’s tender and provocative vocals. Colvin received the ultimate acknowledgement for Steady On when she was awarded the GRAMMY award for Best Contemporary Folk Album. She swiftly amassed a dedicated and passionate fanbase.
Note: Some of the shows are GENERAL ADMISSION and some of our shows are RESERVED SEATING. Each ticket link will describe whether the show is GA or Reserved.
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