Monday, 17 August 2009 12:26

Concerts Calendar 8/17: Summer shows, concerts

Summertime is heading toward the end but there's still plenty of outdoor shows and major events on tap.

J.W. Hardin Country group takes stage. Friday, Aug. 21. Lone Star Saloon, Uvalde. Also Tropcialismo Apache, Aug 22; Lick AKA Madhouse, Aug. 28;  Jaime y Los Chamacos Aug 29.

Johnny Bush Country singer performs in benefit for San

Antonio Lighthouse. Josephine Theater. Aug. 25. Bush is performing for benefit for the SALB rehabilitation, vocational training, job placement, and Seniors programs for the blind and severely visually impaired. Also, SALB event featiures Weston Wright – Lighting the Way 5K Walk/Run. Saturday, Sept. 26, 2009. Mission County Park I.

Mystic Knights & Chicano Cruisers Presents San Antonio Mixxdown, School Supply Drive and Old School, and Hip hop concert. With Jes Latino. Graham Central Station, 4902 Fredericksberg. Thursday, Aug. 20. 

Roger Velasquez Solid artist to play Club Cheaters on Roosevelt Ave on Thursdays 8/20, 8/27. Velasquez latest CD is latest CD, "Quiero Besarte," produced by Bob Gallarza. and This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Rocky Hernandez & OBG Veteran outfit with Danny Esquivel as lead singer, plays oldies but goodies and now take new residency Fridays at Lerma's Nightclub, 1602 Zaramora.

Dwayne Verheyden Top accordionist from the Netherlands comes in a special performance. Also backing him Roger Garza and Rodney Galindo. Ruben's Place. Oct. 3 . $10. For reservations call Amie Castillo at 210-872-1812.

George Rivas Band Group plays a versatile mix. 9 p.m. Friday. Final Cut 9 p.m. Saturday; George's Place, 5214 Blanco Rd. (210) 340-1275. Danny & QVO Band, 9 p.m. Sunday.

11th Annual El Veterano Conjunto Festival Robbstown's annual conjunto festival honoring all Veterans in memory of Eligio Escobar, has been moved to San Antonio. Presented by Linda Escobar featuring Chano Cadena Y Su Conjunto, Boni Mauricio Y Los Maximos, Los D-Boyz de Kingsville, Linda Escobar, Lobo IV, Los Arroyos Del Rio, Los Padrinos, Mickey Y Los Carnales, Lazaro Perez Y Su Conjunto, Conjunto Temblor, Conjunto Siguele de John Saenz, Kailey Dodson y Su Conjunto. VFW Post 9186, San Antonio. Noon- 11 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 8. Military Ceremonies by Brothers of Fallen Heroes. $10. BBQ Plates will be sold. All proceeds benefit the Veterano Scholarship Fund. Details: Linda Escobar at (361-442-3962) or email: lindaescobar@

Oscar Rodriguez Virtuoso guitarist plays a hot mix of rock, blues, Tex-Mex and more. Grant St. Pizza, 8 p.m. Fridays; Pat O'Briens, 3 p.m. Saturdays.

Powerhouse Divas Group featuring Delores Walker(Duchess Diva),Cassandra Small(Legend Diva),Sonya Yamin(Princess Diva) & Alisa Claridy(Queen Diva), perform jazz, R&B, oldies, Top 40, country, soul, and pop, at Hot Tin Roof, 7710 IH-10 West. 9 p.m. Saturday.

Dancing Under the Stars Weekly Thursday night jam session on the patio hosted by Los Hermanos De Leon with special guests who drop in. Regulars include Andy Saenz of the Homies, Salvador "El Pavo" Garcia of Los Pavo Reales, Bene Medina, Coy Serna, Mambo Ibarra, Henry Galvan, Flavio Longoria. Thursdays, Bosmans, 672 Elks @ Zarzamora myspace. com/bosmanshbk1, (210) 924-1016

Main Plaza Lunchtime and afternoon concerts. (210) 225-9800 Music Festival includes various events. Sauce & Westside Horns on Aug 21; Buttercup Aug. 22. Foxy, accordion & Chucho Perales, bajo sexto, Sundays. (210) 225-9800  

Los Tovares Solid group of brothers mixesTejano and conjunto. Plays Fall Festival, Our Lady of Angels Church, 1214 Stonewall St. Saturday, Oct. 3. (210) 924-6591

Tejano ROOTS The 2009 Tejano ROOTS and Hall of Fame event. Performers to be announced shortly. The 10th Annual Noche de Fiesta Tejana is scheduled for Saturday, Nov. 21, 2009 at VFW Hall in The Birthplace of Tejano, Alice, Texas.

Creed Rock outfit returns on tour and back in town. Sept. 24. AT&T Center. Creed: Scott  Stapp, Mark Tremonti, Scott Phillips and Brian Marshall. Tix on sale Saturday, May 9. 800-745-3000 OR 210-224-9600.

Daniel Monserrat Singer plays Fridays, Wednesdays. La Marginal, 2447 Nacogdoches Rd, (210) 804-2242