"Groovin' in the Grove Summer Concert Series Presents Reunion in Lodi
Highway 61 fans will recognize many of the members of "ReUnion," the band that is being called "soul survivors, upholders of the funk and guardians of R&B." The longtime musicians include singer and guitarist Greg Barker and keyboarder and vocalist Steve Mason.
ReUnion's horn section is also straight out of Highway 61, with many Tower of Power alumni, featuring Mic Gillette (formally of Santana, Doobie Brothers, Cold Blood and The Sons of Champlin) and Jon Smith (Edgar Winter's White Trash, Toto, Dr. John). ReUnion prides itself on providing a "funky good time" for their audiences.
When: Today from 6 to 9 p.m.
Where: Jessie's Grove Winery, 1973 W. Turner Road
Earth, Wind and Fire in Stockton
Formed in Chicago in 1969, Earth, Wind and Fire is a band that fuses different genres of music. Their hits include "Shining Star," "That's the Way of the World," "Fantasy," "September," "Let's Groove" and "Boogie Wonderland."
Earth, Wind and Fire and the founding members have eight Grammy Awards, four American Music Awards, honors from the NAACP and BET and a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. With a catalog of mega-hits spanning over three decades Earth Wind and Fire remains to this day one of the top globally popular touring attractions.
When: Sunday at 7:30 p.m.
Where: Bob Hope Theatre, 242 E. Main St.