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Lewiston is making a pretty strong case to be the concert destination of the summer as Fleet Foxes has now been added to its stacked summer season. The show will be at 5 p.m. July 27 in Artpark's Outdoor Amphitheater (450 S. Fourth St., Lewiston). The harmony rich Seattle folk outfit returned last June from a lengthy hiatus with the release of its third proper LP, the c…

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Artpark's "Tuesdays in the Park" concert series will be taken over by the Big Easy as the just-announced Voodoo Threauxdown will go off at 4:45 p.m. Aug. 14 in Artpark's Outdoor Amphitheater (450 S. Fourth St., Lewiston). After previous gigs at the University at Buffalo Center for the Arts and KeyBank Center (opening for the Red Hot Chili Peppers), New Orleans jazz arti…

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Artpark's "Tuesdays in the Park" summer series has added a Steve Miller Band and Peter Frampton double bill to its summer schedule. The show will take place at 7 p.m. July 3 at Arpark's Outdoor Amphitheater (450 S. Fourth St., Lewiston). The two long-running acts are returning to the road together after a sold-out summer itinerary in 2017. The San Francisco-bred Mill…

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Portugal. The Man, one of the better music stories of 2017, will continue to ride its new success into Lewiston this summer with a performance at 5 p.m. Aug. 1 in the Artpark Outdoor Amphitheater (450 S. 4th St., Lewiston). The Alaska-based experimental pop outfit has been paying its dues since sharing the debut album "Waiter: "You Vultures!" back in 2006. Last year,…

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Primus and Mastodon are teaming up for an intriguing double bill scheduled for 5 p.m. May 23 at Artpark's Outdoor Ampitheatre (450 S. Fourth St., Lewiston) Les Claypool's oddball prog-funk group will be making its latest appearance in the area, this time in support of its eccentric, concept album "The Desaturating Seven," which the band shared last September. The Atl…

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Artpark seems to be going for broke this summer concert season. Following the announcements of Jack White and Nathaniel Rateliff, the latest addition to the Lewiston venue's busy calendar will be a performance by the Decemberists on May 26 on the Artpark Mainstage (450 S. 4th St., Lewiston). The hyper-literate folk group out of the Pacific Northwest will be on tour i…

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Artpark continues to make us long for summer with the announcement that Nathaniel Rateliff & the Night Sweats is scheduled to perform at 6:30 p.m. June 2 in the Artpark Amphitheater (450 S. 4th St., Lewiston). Along with his rowdy backing band the Night Sweats, the soulful, Missouri-born musician broke through in 2015 with the the band's self-titled debut, a release…

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One of the summer music season's must-see shows has been announced: Jack White will perform at 8 p.m. June 8 in Artpark's Mainstage Theatre (450 S. Fourth St., Lewiston). The former White Stripes member has seen his profile sky rocket since the band he fronted with his ex-wife, Meg White, split in 2011. In addition to playing in bands including the Raconteurs and the…

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Given how cold of a start 2018 has blessed us with, it wouldn't be too soon to start looking ahead to much warmer days. One reason to get excited for the summer is the announcement by Artpark that the Tedeschi Trucks Band's "Wheels of Soul" Tour will include a stop at 6 p.m. July 17 in the Artpark Outdoor Amphitheater (450 South 4th St., Lewiston) as part of the "Tuesda…

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Start planning your summer 2018 concert season now. The Barenaked Ladies will return with a concert during the "Tuesdays in the Park" season series at 6 p.m. July 10 in the Artpark Outdoor Amphitheater (450 South 4th St., Lewiston). The long-running Canadian pop-rock favorites will be hitting the road in 2018 for its "Last Summer on Earth Tour 2018," a string of dates t…

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Sorry Danzig fans, we've got bad news. The hard-driving metal icon's Artpark show, scheduled for Sept. 12, has been canceled according to promoters Funtime Presents. He had been on tour in support of his 2017 album "Black Laden Crown," his first collection of new music since 2010. Corrosion of Conformity, Mutoid Man and Governess were also on the bill. Refunds will b…

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Artpark (450 S. Fourth St., Lewiston) is set to welcome pop group Bleachers back to the area as it rounds out its end-of-summer schedule at 5 p.m. Sept. 8. The nostalgic-heavy side project of Fun. guitarist Jack Antonoff, Bleachers is dripping in '80s pop vibes, many influenced by the music of John Hughes films. His debut album "Strange Desires" was released in 2014 and…

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Bomb-sniffing dogs smelled something that led authorities to evacuate an area near Artpark's main outdoor stage before Tuesday night's concert, according to New York State Parks Police. No threat was found and the performance eventually went on. Investigators from the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives and personnel from other law enforcement agencie…

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No summer is complete without the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra, performing under the stars. At Kleinhans Music Hall, you can hear every single note with crystalline distinctness. But concerts outdoors have a different magic. A beautiful Buffalo summer evening, the fun of relaxing on a blanket with a cooler, the lovely surroundings of a park or a parkway -- take all th…

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Artpark's Tuesdays in the Park concert series has begun to fill out its summer schedule. Kicking off the weekly series will be the Texas blues-rock trio ZZ Top on June 6. Also formally announced will be the popular Pink Floyd tribute show Brit Floyd on July 18, Blondie and Garbage's Rage and Rapture Tour on July 25 and progressive Brit-rockers Jethro Tull with Ian Ander…