Events at Savannah's Waterfront
District Live Concerts
June 11 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
District Live, a state-of-the-art live music venue at Plant Riverside District in Savannah, Ga., has announced the following performances:
ADAM EZRA GROUP
Sunday, June 11 — 7 p.m.
$22 in advance | $27 day of show
The Adam Ezra Group is known for their bold, insightful songwriting and interactive, euphoric performances. This four-piece band fronted by Adam Ezra and bandmates Corinna Smith, Alex Martin and Poche Ponce fuses folk intimacy and rock energy with soul power and pop charm, resulting in award-winning songs like “Takin’ Off” and “Let Your Hair Down.” To date, the group has performed sold-out headline shows with Little Big Town, The Wallflowers, Gavin DeGraw, Tain and The Wailers and have provided direct support for numerous top artists, such as Alison Krauss, Daughtry, Dwight Yoakam, the Goo Goo Dolls, Jason Mraz, Jimmy Buffet and the Marshall Tucker Band.
Friday, June 16 — 8 p.m.
$22 in advance | $25 day of show
Alabama singer-songwriter Early James has an unmistakable voice defined by gravel tones and a haunting whisper. Influenced by James Taylor, Hank Williams and Johnny Cash, James sings contemplative folk songs, brooding ballads and lovestruck piano tunes about topics ranging from addiction and mental health to family relationships and the pains of early adulthood. James will play songs from his two albums, Singing For My Supper and Strange Time To Be Alive, which were produced by The Black Keys’ Dan Auerbach. Presented in conjunction with Live Nation.
Hotter Than July: Stevie Wonder Tribute Band
Thursday, June 29 – 8 p.m.
Hotter Than July is a high-energy, soulful group of talented, experienced musicians celebrating the legacy of one of the most incredible recording artists of all time. Led by talented vocalist, percussionist and keyboard player Gerry Williams, Hotter Than July performs Stevie Wonder’s greatest hits, from “Sign Sealed Delivered” to “I Wish,” and is backed by a sizzling rhythm and horns section.
Stevie Wonder is portrayed by Gerry Williams, an industry veteran vocal coach with a background in artist development that garnered him the reputation as the “boy band guy” since the onset of the pop groups that emerged in the mid ‘90s. His vocal students include GRAMMY Award-winner Mandy Moore, Jordan Knight (New Kids on the Block), Jeff Timmons (98 Degrees) and Chris Kirkpatrick (N’Sync). Williams has also been a featured vocal coach on reality TV shows including “Mission Man Band” and “Big in America” and has produced and written songs for popular artists including Jordan Knight and C’Note.
THE TALBOTT BROTHERS with LO MONACO
Friday, July 7 — 8 p.m.
$20 in advance | $25 day of show
Born and raised in Nebraska, brothers Nick and Ty Talbott garnered national attention with their hit song “We Got Love.” In 2019, Rolling Stone featured “Run No More” on their list of the 10 Best Country and Americana Songs to Hear Now, coining the duo’s sound as “cinematic folk-rock for open highways, widescreen skies and the limitless reach of the American heartland.” The Talbott Brothers will bring their acoustic show to the District Live stage and will be joined by acoustic/alternative pop singer-songwriter Lo Monaco. Presented in conjunction with Live Nation.
Tickets and additional information are available at plantriverside.com/district-live.