thursdayThursday at Canalside

Concerts are from 5 to 9 p.m. and are free.

June 6: The Hold Steady and Hollerado (Indie-rock double bill)

June 13: Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros (Brilliant chamber pop)

June 20: Steven Page (Pure pop gems from former frontman of Barenaked Ladies)

June 27: Teddy Riley and Blackstreet (The “king of New Jack swing”)

July 11: G. Love and Special Sauce and the Joy Formidable (Tasty mixture of funk, blues and soul)

July 18: Los Lonely Boys (Texican rock ’n’ roll and blues)

July 25: The Fixx (Return of 1980s alternative band)

Aug. 1: Yonder Mountain String Band and Railroad Earth (A night of bluegrass and Americana)

Aug. 8: Halestorm (Hard rock from central Pennsylvania)

Aug. 15: An Evening with Todd Rundgren (Rock icon)

Aug. 22: Adam Ant and The Good, the Mad & the Lovely Posse (British New Romantic favorite)

Aug. 29: Lotus (Instrumental electronic jam sounds)


Buffalo Place Rocks Canalside

June 28: Counting Crows and the Wallflowers (Rock with a rootsy touch; $16 advance, $20 day of show) June 29: KEM (Smooth mix of R&B, soul; $15 advance, $20 day of show)

July 26: The Wailers and Giant Panda Guerilla Dub Squad (Reggae at its finest; free)

July 27: Bel Biv Devoe (More R&B, free)

Aug. 30: Pat Benatar and Neil Giraldo with Eric Burdon (Classic rock royalty; $15 advance, $20 day of show, on sale at 10 a.m. Friday)

Aug. 31: To Be Announced.


Tickets for these events can be purchased at