LEVITT AMP FORT SMITH 2022
FORT SMITH MUSIC SERIES
JOIN US FOR 10 WEEKS OF FREE MUSIC ON THE RIVERFRONT IN DOWNTOWN FORT SMITH
Brought to you in part by the Mortimer & Mimi Levitt Foundation. a national funder of creative placemaking that empowers communities to inject new life into underused public spaces.
May 12 to July 14, 2022
121 Riverfront Drive, Fort Smith, AR 72901
Bring your chairs, blankets, picnic baskets and pets!
Check out seat maps and free parking:
CHRIS CAMERON & TREY JOHNSON
May 12, 2022
Chris Cameron blends his guitar virtuosity with genuine, heartfelt vocals putting on a show that displays his blues background beautifully. Chris has performed with Bonnie Raitt, Delbert McClinton, James Cotton, and more. In 2016, Cameron began working as a guitarist for Los-Angeles based rocker and hit writer, Robert Tepper. Most recently, Cameron has been working with a small trio, The Wayward Saints, focused on original music and collaborations with his most accomplished songwriter friends.
Trey Johnson is a force of blues, roots, and Americana. With one foot in the air and one foot stomping out the rhythm of the Heartland, and his two hands holding on to the guitar for dear life, his unmistakable sound and talent energize audiences. As diverse as Trey's music is, it's no wonder that he's found several avenues for expressing his art. Trey can be found entertaining audiences solo, or with his buddy and bottle rocket of a blues harp man, Jason Willmon. Trey is guaranteed to leave his audiences grinning like foxes digging yellowjackets.
May 19, 2022
Conjunto SinLey was founded in March of 2007 in the State of Oklahoma. Conjunto SinLey is a Hispanic Norteño band that performs music using the Accordion & Saxophone as primary melody. They've performed across the US and have recorded 4 albums and 3 music videos which you can find on any digital platform & YouTube. Conjunto SinLey is currently celebrating their 15th anniversary.
May 26, 2022
Worship and gospel artist Anitta Smith, a Fort Smith native, brings her soulfully accessible music to the masses. A celebrated recording artist and songwriter, Anitta will soothe your spirit with a blend of Gospel and Soul music.
June 2, 2022
Hudost is an electric-folk, world-rock musical duo who love collaborating with other artists focusing on social and environmental justice through music, advocacy, and art.
June 9, 2022
Dawson Hollow is an American Indie-Folk-Rock band formed in 2016 by 5 siblings who have been touring, writing and making music together since 2001. Dawson Hollow’s unique brand of entertainment fuses the cinematic colors of pop, nostalgic string elements of Americana and iconic 5-part blood harmonies.
NEW BREED BRASS BAND
June 16, 2022
New Breed Brass Band lives and breathes the culture of New Orleans, infusing funk, rock, jazz and hip hop into a custom-made enhancement of the city’s second-line brass band tradition. Whether performing in their hometown or on the road, New Breed brings the singular vibe of the New Orleans second line with them.
MICHAEL FIELDS, JR.
June 23, 2022
International recording artist, bassist, and producer Michael Fields, Jr. can be heard on smooth jazz stations worldwide. Michael’s single, “Get Up On It” peaked at #28 on the Smooth Jazz top 100 charts. His gifts on the bass are complimented by his skilled production and composing chops. He’s performed and recorded with notable artists such as Peabo Bryson, Marcus Miller, Ben Tankard and Walter Beasley to name a few.
June 30, 2022
The Claudettes fuse Chicago piano blues with the full throttle energy of rockability and punk, and the sultriness of 60s soul to write a thrilling new chapter in American roots music.
July 7, 2022
Gangstagrass combines great American traditions of bluegrass, hip-hop, and beyond to create a whole new musical genre, taking what’s amazing about this country -- ingenuity, creativity, freedom, and unity across differences, people’s individual strength and struggles -- and distilling it into a message of common ground in the form of original songs that have everyone up and dancing!
July 14, 2022
Chantae Cann is an artist whose background is rooted in jazz, soul and gospel, reflective of world rhythm and hip hop. Her debut release, Journey to Golden, landed at #1 on the iTunes Jazz Charts in 2016. Chantae knows how to make a connection, making music that serves as a haven, all the while undergirded with a simple and profound truth: Love Heals.