February 21, 2020 - Downtown, Kent OH
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Schedule

Chris Hatton
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

157 Lounge
157 S. Water Street
Kent, Ohio 44240

The Mostly Factual, Band Autobiography I perform over 150 local and regional gigs a year. Most of them are solo gigs in which I utilize a guitar, microphone, synthesizer, percussion and a loop pedal. One of my main goals when performing, is to make music on the loop pedal that…

Those 80s Guys
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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

Wes Coolbaugh – Guitar/Vocals – Wes started playing guitar as a teen. Later he formed Love Affair; a national act that signed a recording deal with Atlantic/Radio/RCA records. The band landed a few #1 singles on the Billboards charts in various markets. A founder of That 80s Band, Wes’s passion…

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

Bricco
210 South Depeyster Street
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.

The Jillettes
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Buffalo Wild Wings
176 E Main St
Kent, OH 44240

The Jillettes play classic rock and oldies, but they are not afraid to tackle the modern sounds of today. Known for their British Invasion shows, they also do all-Beatles, because they rock like that.

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.

Opus 216
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Franklin Hotel Bar
176 E. Main St.
Kent, Ohio 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…

Liverpool Lads
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Kent State Hotel And Conference Center
215 S. Depeyster Street
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…

Dale Galgozy
5:30 pm - 7:30 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.

British Invasion Open Mic w/ Ryan Gavalier
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

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

Ryan Gavalier is a Kent resident and student. He is a junior at Kent State University, with a major in Digital Media Production. He has been an avid musician for 15 years. He plays guitar, piano, bass, and he sings. Some of his biggest influences are Led Zeppelin, The Beatles,…

Blue Moondogs
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Laziza
195 East Erie Street
Kent, OH 44240

Blue Moondogs is the acoustic duo of Eric Oswald and Linda Neiger. Eric Oswald, Columbia recording artist and guitar player extraordinaire, has shared the stage with the likes of Don Dokken, Duff McKagan (Guns N Roses) and others from the Key Club in Hollywood to Blossom Music Center. He has…

Beatles Karaoke
8:00 pm - 12:00 am

The Loft Tavern
112 W Main Street
Kent, Ohio, 44240

Bring your air guitars, lefty-bass, and air drums, too. Beep beep, beep beep, yeah!

Mississippi Wheelhouse
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Pacific East
100E 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…

Gaetano’s Underworld Beatles Blues Blast
9:30 pm - 12:30 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…

Dig A Pony
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Tree City Coffee & Pastry
135 East Erie St.
Kent, OH 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.

Babies In Black
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Tree City Coffee & Pastry
135 East Erie St.
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…

David Ciucevich
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Treno Ristorante
152 Franklin Ave.
Kent, Ohio 44240

David is an operatic tenor with the Cleveland Orchestra, and a renowned clarinetist. Can’t wait for his Beatles!

Raw Sugar
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Treno Ristorante
152 Franklin Ave.
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!

Sean Benjamin
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Troy Grille
118 E. Main St. Suite 1
Kent, Ohio 44240

Benjamin has shared the stage with a diverse array of acts, such as Howie Day, The Goo Goo Dolls, Better than Ezra, Mickey Avalon, Pat Benetar, The Features, Red Wanting Blue, The Whigs, Spill Canvas and Switchfoot. From Sirius XM: “Sean’s music is amazing, and it won’t be long before…

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…

Colin Dussault’s Beatles Project
9:30 pm - 12:30 am

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

That’s right. Blues does Beatles! Award winning harmonica driven, blues based, roots, rock and soul music is what best describes the musical stylings of COLIN DUSSAULT’S BLUES PROJECT. Now, they’ll have to add Beatles to their bio!

Up’Til 4
6:30 pm - 9:00 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.

The Sunrise Jones
9:30 pm - 12:30 am

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

The Sunrise Jones is a high-energy cover band dedicated to faithfully recreating the music you love to hear. This talented 5-piece lineup wields a broad and eclectic song list that spans every genre from the 50’s to present day. With professional sound & lights available and an integrated video screen,…

Revolution Pie
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Zephyr Pub
106 W Main 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…

Artist
Venue
Time
Abbey RoadDominick’s Pub8:00 pm - 12:00 am
Babies In BlackTree City Coffee & Pastry8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Beatles KaraokeThe Loft Tavern8:00 pm - 12:00 am
Blue MoondogsLaziza6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Chris Hatton157 Lounge7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Colin Dussault’s Beatles ProjectVenice Cafe9:30 pm - 12:30 am
Dale GalgozyLast Exit Books and Cafe5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
David CiucevichTreno Ristorante5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Dig A PonyTree City Coffee & Pastry5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Doug SmithVenice Cafe7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Gaetano’s Underworld Beatles Blues BlastRays Place9:30 pm - 12:30 am
Liverpool LadsKent State Hotel And Conference Center6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Mississippi WheelhousePacific East8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Opus 216Franklin Hotel Bar7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Raw SugarTreno Ristorante8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Revolution PieZephyr Pub8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
British Invasion Open Mic w/ Ryan GavalierLast Exit Books and Cafe8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Sean BenjaminTroy Grille5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The JillettesBuffalo Wild Wings6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
The Sunrise JonesWater Street Tavern9:30 pm - 12:30 am
Those 80s GuysBelleria Pizza & Italian Restaurant7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tucker & DavisBricco7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Up’Til 4Water Street Tavern6:30 pm - 9:00 pm