Flat Broke Blues Band to perform

Flat Broke Blues Band perform at Peter White Library, Marquette.

MARQUETTE — The Peter White Public Library and the Marquette Area Blues Society invites music lovers to a special concert on the Front Street steps of the library featuring the Flat Broke Blues Band at 7 p.m. Aug. 29, part of the monthly Bluesday Tuesday series.

Marquette-based Flat Broke Blues Band has been playing clubs, festivals and concerts around the Upper Great Lakes region since 1994. The band currently features original members guitarist-vocalist Walt Lindala and bassist-vocalist Mark Johnson, along with guitarist-vocalist Mike Letts, drummer Jim Cohen and lead vocalist-harmonica player Lorrie Hayes.

Flat Broke Blues Band takes the influences of blues, rock, soul and rhythm and blues to create a stage show filled with an entertaining and danceable mix of classics along with a variety of original songs that showcase the talents of all of the band members.

There is no admission charge to attend this event which is cosponsored by the Marquette Area Blues Society and the Carroll Paul Memorial Trust Fund of the Peter White Public Library. If it rains the concert will be in the Community Room. Call 226-4318 or visit www.pwpl.info for more information.