5:15pm-5:45pm Amici Italian Troupe
6:00pm-7:00pm Vince Chiarelli Band
7:00pm-7:15pm Opening Ceremonies
7:30pm-9:00pm Dirty Pop
9:30pm-11:00pm Too Hype Crew
12:45pm-1:45pm Amici Italian Youth Troupe
1:50pm-3:00pm Amici Italian Adult Troupe
3:30pm-5:00pm Vince Chiarelli Band
5:35pm-7:05pm Dirty Fishnet Stockings
7:30pm-9:00pm Karma Committee
9:30pm-11:00pm Sunset Strip
1:00pm-1:45pm Amici Italian Youth Troupe
1:50pm-2:50pm Amici Italiani Adult Troupe
3:20pm-4:50pm Vince Amore
7:30pm-9:00pm Dirt Road Rebels
Friday, August 6th 5:15 P.M
Saturday, August 7th 1:50 – 3:00 P.M
Sunday, August 8th 1:50 – 2:50 P.M
Saturday, August 7th 12:45 – 1:45 P.M.
Sunday, August 8th 1:00 – 1:45 P.M.
The Dirt Road Rebelz are a high energy, full throttle Country Rock Band out of Northern Illinois/Southern Wisconsin. Formed in 2015, DDR have captivated thousands with their entertaining persona, musical talents, and crisp sound. The band consists of Clinton Joe Huebbe on Lead Vocals, Dwayne on Drums, and Pat Anderson on Bass/Backup Vocals. With many years of experience under their belts, these boys will bring it every time they take the stage. Check them out at www.facebook.com/thedirtroadrebelz for upcoming shows and past videos.
Sunday, Aug 8th 7:30 – 9:00 P.M.
Dirty Fishnet Stockings, Keeping Rockabilly ALIVE since 2009.
High Energy Rockabilly Music Show. Over 50 songs performed at most shows including hits by Elvis, Buddy Holly, Johnny Cash, The Stray Cats, Johnny Burnette, Louis Prima, Dion, Chuck Berry, The Polecats, Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl Perkins, Bobby Vinton and more!
***WARNING!!!! THIS STYLE OF MUSIC IS VERY CONTAGIOUS AND MAY CAUSE YOU TO TAP YOUR TOES, SHAKE YOUR HIPS, BOP AROUND ALL NIGHT, HEAVY BREATHING AND UNCONTROLLABLE SWEATING...***
2019 – Inducted into the Rockford Area Music Industry’s (RAMI) Hall of Fame
Saturday, August 7th 5:35 – 7:05 P.M.
Bringing a powerhouse show to any venue, Dirty Pop is made up of experienced performers from a wide variety of musical backgrounds. Together, they create a super group with unlimited energy and entertainment. The instrumentalists bring a vast array of polished sound and rhythmic beats, while the singers soar over top of the mix. The band is a colorful blend of music and personality, covering multiple eras of dance artists and top hits. The tunes they perform never fail to attract all the honeys and give every crowd those ear-gasms they came for. The band’s explosive performance is fully equipped with an impactful light show, set design, fly moves and one heck of a good time. Dirty Pop’s aim is to get everyone’s hips poppin’ and heads noddin’ to each one of their beats
Friday, August 6th 7:30 – 9:00 P.M.
Formed by ex-members of some of Chicago's biggest names, this band brings a high energy show to every city they play!
With Kate Brassel and Dave Marvel as lead vocalists the band has a wide range of set list and style options to cater to any event! Adding Pauly Castelli's grooves on the drums, Drew Harris' funk driven bass lines, and Steve Sefton's screaming leads on guitar, you are sure to experience incredible talent every time!
Combining Pop, Dance, R&B, Rock and Hip Hop, this will be a dance party you will not want to miss!
A high energy tribute to the greatest artists and icons from the 80's to today!
Saturday, August 7th 7:30 – 9:00 P.M.
Zach DeCarlo- Drums and Vocals
Leanne Leonard- Guitar and Vocals
Gregg DeCarlo- Guitar,Bass,Mandolin,keyboards and Vocals
2018 ROCKFORD REGISTER STAR "WHAT ROCKS FINALIST" BEST BAND”
2019 RAMI Award * Hall of Fame”
2019 RAMI Award * Male Vocalist Rock, Pop, Country (Zach DeCarlo)”
2019 RAMI Award * Female Vocalist Rock, Pop, Country (Leanne Leonard)”
2019 ROCKFORD REGISTER STAR "WHAT ROCKS" BEST BAND”
2020 RAMI Award * Male Vocalist Rock, Pop, Country (Zach DeCarlo)”
2020 RAMI Award * Female Vocalist Rock, Pop, Country (Leanne Leonard)”
2020 ROCKFORD REGISTER STAR "WHAT ROCKS" BEST BAND”
Sunday, August 8th 5:30 – 7:00 P.M.
Hailing from Rockford, IL, SUNSET STRIP is the hottest, five-time & Hall of Fame RAMI (Rockford Area Music Industry) Award winning, 80's Glam/Hairband Tribute band, whose shows are a fast-paced, kinetic spectacle, taking you back to the heyday of the 80's Hairband scene! The shows are crazy fun ... and the result is a nonstop party!
Saturday, August 7th 9:30 – 11:00 P.M.
There is simply no band anywhere like the Too Hype Crew. It is a tribute to 80’s and 90’s hip hop, featuring all live music from a six piece band, accompanied by choreographed “Fly Girl” dancers. It’s a party band – it’s a show – it’s art – it’s a house party on stage – all packaged in an unprecedented way. This high energy, interactive show features the sites, the sounds, the moves, the fashion and antics of hip hop’s most colorful era. THC has opened for Nelly, Lil Jon, Flo Rida, Vanilla Ice, Jason Derulo, Big Sean, Naughty by Nature, Tone Loc, Digital Underground and many more.
Friday, August 6th 9:30 – 11:00 P.M
Vince Chiarelli comes from a bloodline of music tradition. Starting at just 18 months old, Vince showed everyone his musical talent. Not only did he inherit his grandfather's name, but he keeps the legacy of his grandfather, Vince Chiarelli Sr.'s music alive. In March of 1967 Vince Chiarelli Sr. started a record label that Vince runs today. Vince grew up hearing stories of his grandfather playing in Nashville and his heavy involvement in the Chicago music scene. In Italy, Vince Sr. played with Franco Li Causi, the famous Italian musician known in the U.S. for his music in the Godfather movies. Vince studied this type of music and continues to embrace the authentic Italian American style of music.
Friday, August 6th from 6:00 – 7:00 P.M
Saturday August 7th from 3:30 – 5:00 P.M.
Vince is a graduate of the prestigious Indiana University School of Music where he studied under the tutelage of famed performer Nicola Rossi-Lemeni. Amongst his professional accomplishments, Vince is also a recipient of the American Artists Award and The David Award for outstanding Vocalist. In addition to his musical skills, Vince is also a member of the Screen Actors Guild (SAG).
Performing, professionally, for years, Vince has opened for many various bands and has had the honor to share the stage with a vast variety of accomplished artists ranging from Frankie Avalon to Luciano Pavarotti.
Sunday, August 8th 3:20 – 4:50 P.M.