Press Release for June 3 Tribute Show
Provo Rooftop Concert Series Returns for June’s Concert
The Songs of David Bowie in Downtown Provo
PROVO, Utah-- June 3, 2016-- The rooftop concert series is back tonight for another free show and to dance the night away with the songs of David Bowie.
The event co-founder and sponsor Courtney Kendrick is excited to present the second rooftop concert of the seventh year of the series. Provo is full of music lovers who mourned the death of David Bowie, so the artists performing in the concert are ready to honor his music.
“Few artists manage to leave even one impression on the world, but when David Bowie died earlier this year, he left the world with a handful. And, more importantly, he left us with legendary, influential songs. So, to celebrate Bowie’s legendary body of work, wandering spirit, and boundless imagination, the concert series is excited to present the June 3 Rooftop concert—Let’s Dance: The Songs of David Bowie,” said Kendrick.
The concert series takes place on the first Friday of each month in the summer. This month’s concert will be in honor of the late David Bowie. Music lovers of all ages will gather to enjoy the music that Bowie provided the world.
Brought to you by many of the same all-star musicians who’ve produced the last five years of Rooftop tribute shows, the night will feature an onstage parade of home grown Rooftop favorites—Ryan Innes, Debra Fotheringham, and members of Westward The Tide, Neon Trees, Mideau, Fictionist, Luna Lune, The New Electric Sound, The Aces, The Lower Lights, House of Lewis, The Strike, and many more. Opening the show are The LoveStrange and their brand of electronic art rock.
This concert will once again be held at at the NuSkin Plaza at 100 West and Center Street in Provo. Title sponsors this year include Provo City and Pepsi Co.The Rooftop Concert Series began in 2010 as a part of the Center Focus initiative to revitalize downtown Provo. The series has grown to attract thousands of people per concert and an all-star lineup of local and nationally recognized musicians.
Who: Rooftop Concert Series Presents The Love Strange, Let’s Dance: The Songs of David Bowie
When: Friday, June 3 at 7:00 pm
Where: The Nu Skin Plaza, 100 W Center Street, Provo, UT