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ISU’s Summer Soundwaves concerts and barbeques will begin on June 7

June 1, 2018
Tori Parks, Marketing Career Path Intern

Photo of the band Opskamatrists
Opskamatrists, which will perform June 28, are among the bands that will be playing at ISU Summer Soundwaves this summer.

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Summer Soundwaves concerts and barbecues will be every Thursday night from June 7 to July 19 on the Hutchinson Quadrangle.

The concerts are free for all and start at 6 p.m. The barbecues are free for ISU summer students with valid Bengal Cards and $3 for the public. The concerts are sponsored by ISU Summer Activities.

Participants can support Benny’s Pantry this summer by exchanging non-perishable food items for prizes: bring one to two cans, receive a flying disc; three-four cans, water bottle or paracord bracelet; five to six cans, misting fan; or seven cans, T-shirt.

The concert schedule is as follows:

June 7

• John Rush will be the headliner, playing original music on a variety of instruments.

• Opener is Henry Gonzalez.

June 14

• The Queen and King will be the headliner. This multi-instrumental duo has over 50 million streams on Spotify.

• Opener is Hot Flash.

June 21

• The headliner will be Midnight Moon, featuring Dave and Whitney Campbell. The duo spreads their love and faith to the world through their music.

• Opener is Dan and Heather Mihlfeith.

June 28

• The headliner will be Tom Cakmull’s Last Resort. Catmull’s music includes telling stories, making acoustic and electric guitar sounds and using them to wrap words around a melody.

• Opener is Opskamatrists.

July 5

• The Aaron Ball Band will be the headliner. Aaron’s songs range from funny and humorous, to danceable and pop and country, to dark and angry rock.

• Opener is Almost Famous.

July 12

• The headliner will be Jedd Greenhalgh, a violinist who uses a synthetic sound machine to create original compositions.

• Opener is ISU Marching Band Camp.

July 19

• Oskar and Julia will be headlining. They are an acoustic sauce rock duo with authentic, acoustic vibes.

• Opener is Austin Coleman.

For more information on Summer Soundwaves, contact the Student Activities Board at 208-282-3451 or visit https://www.isu.edu/summerconcerts/


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