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WyldeHeart launches the Bert Street Music Series at the MPCC Amphitheater

August 3, 2022

WyldeHeart launches the Bert Street Music Series at the MPCC Amphitheater

The outdoor amphitheater at Memorial Park Community Center will come to life this week with the first of six free concerts at the MPCC Amphitheater. Featuring a mix of seasoned artists that will catch your ear and bring your dancing shoes to life, the third season of the Bert Street Music series kicks off with the popular WyldeHeart on Thursday, August 11 from 7-9 p.m.

WyldeHeart formed in 2014 and are one of the best party bands around. Members Marques Puckett, DC Wolf, Ric Burns, Mike Eldrith and Richie Gray put on an entertaining and energetic show playing rock, pop, 80s and 90s, funk, country and rap – a very fun combination .

They have headlined the NASCAR Fan Zone at Bristol Motor Speedway, Clinch River Days Festival, Carolina Pushrod and Roan Mountain Independence Day Festival. The group released their debut album “WyldeHeart” in 2018 and will treat attendees to many of their originals during the fan-friendly performance.

Each concert will take place from 7-9 p.m. Thursdays at the MPCC, 510 Bert St. The stage will face the tiered amphitheater below the famous Doughboy statue and Veterans Memorial Plaza. Seating is open to the surrounding grassy areas, so blankets and lawn chairs are encouraged. Concessions will be on site. Parking is available at CPPM as well as the Municipal and Security Building, 601 E. Main St.

The schedule for the series is as follows:

August 11: WyldeHeart

August 18: Blake Ellege Band

August 25: The Thrillbillyz

September 1: Victor Lawson and Boogie Chillen

September 8: Good rock tonight

September 15: Samantha Gray Band

The Bert Street Music Series is presented by Johnson City Press, 101.5 WQUT, Tri-Cities’ Classic Rock, Campbell’s Morrell Music, Tennessee Department of Transportation, Washington County Sheriff’s Office.

For more information, call 423-283-5827.