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Zig Daniels
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

157 Lounge
157 S. Water Street
Kent, Ohio 44240

Zig Daniels, lead singer & rhythm guitarist for the Pittsburgh based group The Delaneys, has been performing frequently throughout Ohio the past few years blending originals & a wide variety of covers into the set each night.  The Delaneys have shared the stage with plenty of noteworthy acts including Smash…

Strums & Drums
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

100 E Erie St.
Kent, Ohio 44240

Strums & Drums is an acoustic-folk trio from Warren, OH. Strums & Drums focus on writing their own original music, and also entertain crowds with fan-favorite cover songs from a variety of classic rock bands. Strums & Drums is: Adreanne Foos on guitar/vocals, Jeff Foos on drums/percussion and Mike Pinto…

Tucker & Davis
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Belleria Pizza & Italian Restaurant
135 East Erie Street
Suite 202
Kent, OH 44240

These veteran performers were brought up on the Beatles. Together again after years of playing in other bands, they’ve put together an extensive list of classic Beatles songs that will have you singing all the way home.

Opus 216
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

210 South Depeyster Street
Kent, OH 44240

Violinist Ariel Clayton Karas and bassist Joel Negus of Cleveland-based ensemble OPUS 216 return for their fourth year of acoustic-classical stylings of Beatles tunes for Beatlefest. Founded by violinist Ariel Clayton Karas in 2012, OPUS 216 and its members perform more than 150 public and private events yearly and collaborate…

Mississippi Wheelhouse
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Buffalo Wild Wings
176 E Main St
Kent, OH 44240

These veterans of the Northeast Ohio music scene have combined forces to form MISSISSIPPI WHEELHOUSE. The combination of Great Songs, Harmonies and Dual Guitars gives the band their unique sound. MISSISSIPPI WHEELHOUSE performs well known songs that are not the usual cover songs but ones that have been in everyone’s…

Abbey Road
8:00 pm - 12:00 am

Dominick’s Pub
147 Franklin Ave
Kent, Ohio 44240

Abbey Road performs with the same models of guitars, amps and drums The Fab Four used in their concerts.

Raw Sugar
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Kent State Hotel And Conference Center
215 S. Depeyster Street
Kent, Ohio 44240

Acoustic guitar trio playing live music in and around Akron, OH. , Chris Edwards and Jackson Boling are sure to satisfy any musical sweet tooth!

Dale Galgozy
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Last Exit Books and Cafe
124 E Main St, Ste 1
Kent, Ohio 44240

Dale Galgozy writes the blues; his guitar swings, and his songs are shrouded in understated humor. Dale is a published songwriter, a studio musician, and a teacher.

Babies In Black
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

195 East Erie Street
Kent, OH 44240

Babies in Black is singer-songwriter Rachel Roberts and Dr. Beth Hiser (music professor at Baldwin Wallace). The duo, Roberts on guitar and Hiser on upright bass, plays 50-60s rockabilly and pop songs, including original compositions resembling the doo-wop era. Lifetime fans of the Beatles, they are excited to play a…

Dig A Pony
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

North Water Brewing Co.
101 Crain Ave.
Kent, Ohio 44240

Dig A Pony is the musical identity of Dan Socha, Bethany Joy, and BC Hudson who perform compelling, soulful and spirited arrangements of Fab Four favorites in an acoustic setting.

John Markovic
8:30 pm - 11:00 pm

The Pub
401 Franklin Avenue,
Kent, OH 44240

John Marković has been playing the Northeast Ohio blues scene for more than 25 years. His influences include Robert Johnson, Willie Dixon,  Buddy Guy, Muddy Waters, Hendrix, Clapton, Stevie Ray Vaughan, and Wes Montgomery. His set list includes covers of these influences, as well as original compositions and even some…

Gaetano’s Underworld Beatles Blues Blast
9:00 pm - 12:00 am

Rays Place
135 Franklin Ave.
Kent, Ohio 44240

Gaetano Letizia & the Underworld Blues Band was formed in 2010 by guitarist/composer Gaetano Letizia to play a style of progressive blues that combines it with funk, rock, jazz and soul. Desiring to stand on the shoulders of the blues greats, the band strives to produce creative, new blues music…

Doug Smith
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Venice Cafe
163 W. Erie St.
Kent, Ohio 44240

Doug Smith is a nationally recognized acoustic guitarist who weaves together folk, classical, jazz and contemporary forms into a unique, flowing fingerpicking style recalling the playing of Chet Atkins, Leo Kottke, Michael Hedges, and Alex de Grassi. Doug Smith’s playing style has developed through many influences over the years. He…

Up’Til 4
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Water Street Tavern
132 S. Water St.
Kent, OHIO 44240

Up ‘Til 4 is dedicated to acoustic rock music from the singer-songwriter era of the 60s and 70s through the modern indie-folk music of today. They put special emphasis on vocal harmonies–this time, of the Beatles.

Revolution Pie
9:30 pm - 12:00 am

Water Street Tavern
132 S. Water St.
Kent, OHIO 44240

Recognized as one of Northeast Ohio’s premier Beatles bands, Revolution Pie specializes in re-creating the music, vocals, and essence of the finest pop songs ever written and recorded by the greatest band in musical history. For 18 years, Revolution Pie has brought their high energy and family friendly performance to…

Liverpool Lads
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Zephyr Pub
106 W Main St.
Kent, Ohio 44240

The Liverpool Lads strive to recreate those great Fab Four memories, both musically and visually, with replicas of the same vintage instruments, amplifiers, and wardrobes used by The Beatles. They perform Beatles music mainly from 1962-1966, with a helping of later material included for good measure. Expect the hits, but…

Abbey Road Dominick’s Pub 8:00 pm - 12:00 am
Babies In Black Laziza 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Dale Galgozy Last Exit Books and Cafe 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dig A Pony North Water Brewing Co. 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Doug Smith Venice Cafe 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Gaetano’s Underworld Beatles Blues Blast Rays Place 9:00 pm - 12:00 am
John Markovic The Pub 8:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Liverpool Lads Zephyr Pub 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Mississippi Wheelhouse Buffalo Wild Wings 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Opus 216 Bricco 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Raw Sugar Kent State Hotel And Conference Center 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Revolution Pie Water Street Tavern 9:30 pm - 12:00 am
Strums & Drums Barflyy 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Tucker & Davis Belleria Pizza & Italian Restaurant 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Up’Til 4 Water Street Tavern 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Zig Daniels 157 Lounge 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm