CFCU Summer Concert Series Presents The Comb Down

The Comb Down

Closing out the series is Ithaca’s all-star funk band The Comb Down. Recently featured at the Finger Lakes Thaw music festival, the band draws a crowd that loves to dance. You may recognize musicians in this group from acts such as John Brown’s Body, Dispatch, Giant Panda Guerilla Dub Squad, and Big Mean Sound Machine. Focusing on the musical styles … Read More

CFCU Summer Concert Series Presents Honey Cave w/ HeeSun Lee

HoneyCave & HeeSun Lee

Honey Cave is made up of four powerful women who invoke the deepest wisdom through their divine enchantments. They write music that is mysterious and magical and weave it sweetly together with their raw primal rhythm, and musical prowess. Honey Cave is Angie Beeler, Alyssa Duerkson, Jessie Gray, and Lora Pendleton. HeeSun Lee isn’t your average Hip Hop emcee. Adopted … Read More

CFCU Summer Concert Series Presents the Gunpoets


Always one of the most popular draws of the CFCU Summer Concert Series, Gunpoets is a seven-member hip-hop band that shares their positive messages of peace and justice through their uplifting performances. Since the band formed in 2008, their stellar catalog of albums and dedication to an ever-growing and energized fan base has helped propel them to the top of … Read More

CFCU Summer Concert Series Presents: Maddy Walsh & The Blind Spots

Maddy Walsh & The Blind Spots

Maddy Walsh & The Blind Spots return to the CFCU Summer Concert Series again this year, always a show that draws a crowd. This original, five-piece moxy rock band is led by magnetic songstress and force of nature Maddy Walsh. The band recently celebrated their ten-year “bandiversary” and released their fourth studio album, Talk, which they have been actively touring … Read More

The CFCU Summer Concert Series Presents Rose & the Bros w/ Janet Batch

Rose and the Bros. & Janet Batch

For this concert, you’ll be treated to two acts: Janet Batch from 6-6:45 PM followed by the Rose & The Bros One part Stevie Nicks, two parts Johnny Cash, Janet Batch sings, unabashed, of death, romance, and the wondering of what went wrong. Her songs are an illustration of the pendulum that swings between joy and heartache. Her first album, “A Good … Read More

CFCU Summer Concert Series presents The Big Takeover

The Big Takeover

Fronted by the charismatic Jamaican-born singer and songwriter Nee Nee Rushie, this Hudson Valley-based band plays original music that is rooted in and reverent toward the genres and rhythms of Jamaican pop: reggae, rocksteady, and ska. They are devotees of Desmond Dekker and the way the old school did it. At the same time, The Big Takeover crosses lines and … Read More

CFCU Summer Concert Series presents El Rumbon

El Rumbon

El Rumbon is a Latin dance band from Ithaca, New York with a singular mission: to be at the center of a hot Afro-Latin dance party (The “Rumbon”). For over 10 years, this band has helped to spice up the Latin dance scene in Central New York, playing high-energy dance-music from some of Salsa’s greatest artists: Tito Puente, Ray Barretto, … Read More

CFCU Summer Concert Series presents August First

August First

August First is a New England based project creating their own unique take on stringed music through their originals and covers while celebrating the many musical incarnations of Jerry Garcia. The band is made up of frontwoman Nicole D’Amico’s powerful vocals and banjo, guitarist Rick Schiffman and outstanding multi-instrumentalist, Brian Young. This band describes their unique style they have coined … Read More