Friends of Signal Hill Cultural Arts (FOSHCA), in partnership with the City of Signal Hill, kicked off its 2010 Summer Concerts in the Park series last Wednesday. The free concerts will be performed each Wednesday night through Aug. 11 at 6:30pm in Signal Hill Park, 2175 Cherry Ave. Attendees are welcome to bring picnic baskets or purchase food at the event. Call (562) 989-7370.
On July 14, courtesy of Willow Urgent Care, Stone Soul will perform their covers of soul and Motown classics. The July 21 concert will feature the urban rock band La Blue, with its unique delivery of Latin, classic rock, blues, R&B and funk music favorites.
The Beatles tribute band The Silver Beatles will take the stage July 28, and Neil Diamond double Dean Colley will sing with Hot August Night on Aug. 4. At the final concert on Aug. 11, the 11 members of Pretzel Logic will bring the spirit of Steely Dan alive with their jazzy horn lines, smooth vocals, rock guitar licks and funky grooves.