On Wednesday, August 23rd Buffalo River Fest Park will be host their “Wednesday Night Summer Concert Series” at the park, located at 249 Ohio Street, Buffalo, New York. The concert will run from 6:30pm to 10pm and will feature the local band JJ Swing.
Formed in 1999 as traditional swing band, JJ Swing has evolved over the years to play a wide variety of music. The eight piece, high energy party band, entertains both young and old with their upbeat music. Their set list features songs by artists such as Chicago; Earth, Wind & Fire; Blood, Sweat & Tears; Stevie Ray Vaughn; Van Morrison; Brian Setzer Orchestra; The Blues Brothers; Bruno Mars; Rod Stewart; and more! The band is made up of: Joe Mombrea (Guitar, Vocals), C. Jerry Sampson (Bass, Vocals), Jim Linsner (Drums), Pat Georger(Keyboards, Vocals), Jim Runfola (Tenor Saxophone), Harry Fackelman (Alto/Bari. Sax), Rick Keller (Trumpet), Jeff Marsha (Trombone, Vocals).
Further information on the band can be found at JJ Swing.