Jon Sullivan Band
August 17 – 2nd Street Stage 6-8 p.m.
Rock ’n Roll / Soul / Funk
A lot of bands are performing and releasing music to the masses. There are not many who can bring a feeling of pure soul. Jon Sullivan Band is a group that can. The band is an ensemble including dueling guitars, sultry keyboards, driving bass and a booming rhythm section. Their music blooms from origins in soul, funk, rock and blues, unlocking feelings of nostalgia while also being something that stands in its own realm. Led by the powerful, yet silky voice of Jon Sullivan, this band paints a picture through each song that is drenched in emotion, sprawling with funky melodies and leaves you with a feeling that you have traveled somewhere majestic. Band members are Jon Sullivan, vocals; Nick Spielman, bass; Alex Gelking, guitar; John Reinhart, keys; John Hanson, drums; Lucas Litke, percussion; and Drew Druckrey, guitar. Major sponsors are R.D. Offutt Farms, TruStar Federal Credit Union and Monika’s Quilt and Yarn Shop. Band sponsor august 17 is Smokey Hills Outdoor Store. Arrive at 5 for the social hour, sponsored by Country Axe, and remember to bring your own chair.