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KGSR’s Blues on the Green kicks off May 28

Gary Dinges
gdinges@statesman.com

Editor’s note: This article was originally published May 5, 2014

KGSR’s Blues on the Green, an Austin summertime tradition, kicks off later this month at Zilker Park.

First up, on May 28, is Saints of Valory with the Wind and the Wave.

The rest of the schedule:

  • June 11: Heartless Bastards with Dana Falconberry
  • June 25: Shinyribs with Tameca Jones
  • July 9: Grupo Fantasma with Greyhounds
  • July 23: Austin City Limits Music Festival preview featuring Robert Ellis with the Nightowls
  • Aug. 6: Charlie Mars

The concerts are free to attend and start at 8 each night. Blankets, lawn chairs and dogs on leashes are OK to bring, the station said.

A number of locally based food vendors will be on hand at each show, including Amy’s Ice Creams and Freebirds.