We are so excited to have teamed up with our friends at Proctors to present a whole bunch of musical acts paired with classic movies this summer in the Concert Cinema Drive-In Series at the Jericho Drive In in Glenmont!! This will happen over the course of five consecutive Wednesdays beginning on July 8th! Each artist will be paired with a movie that goes along with the music they're playing. The cost is $25 per person, the maximum charge per vehicles is $100. You can get your tickets now at proctors.org or by calling (518) 346-6204. Tickets will also be available at Jericho the night of the show. And starting Wednesday morning, July 1st, you'll have a chance to win tickets! Be listening at 7:30!
Now for the big line-up:
The Oldies Show and “American Graffiti”
8:00 p.m., Wednesday, July 8
The Albany-based The Oldies Show, led by three dynamic singers and backed by a rhythm section and horns, play hits from the 1950's, 60's, and 70's. “American Graffiti” is the 1973 American coming-of-age comedy film directed and co-written by George Lucas, starring Richard Dreyfuss, Ron Howard, Harrison Ford and Cindy Williams.
Into the Floyd – the Premiere East Coast Pink Floyd Tribute and “Wizard of Oz”
9 p.m., Wednesday, July 15
Into the Floyd will perform Pink Floyd’s “The Dark Side of the Moon” live as the soundtrack to the “Wizard of Oz” on the big screen.
The Little Mermen and “Beauty and the Beast”
8:30 p.m. Wednesday, July 22
The Little Mermen are a New York City-based Disney cover band that play the hits from “The Jungle Book”, “The Lion King”, “Frozen” and more. “Beauty and the Beast” is the 2017 animated musical film about an arrogant prince cursed to live as a terrifying beast until he finds his true love.
Tusk – The Ultimate Fleetwood Mac Tribute and “Almost Famous”
8:30 p.m., Wednesday July 29
Tusk takes audiences on a sweet ride down memory lane through the catalogue of one of classic rock music’s most enduring acts; the 2000 comedy-drama “Almost Famous” follows. The film, written and directed by Cameron Crowe, is the fictional story of a 15-year-old music fan assigned by Rolling Stone magazine to interview an up-and-coming rock band.
Reflections: A Motown Tribute Ensemble and “Lady Sing the Blues”
8:30 p.m., Wednesday, Aug. 5
Reflections: A Motown Tribute Ensemble is an all-star group of lead singers from top Capital Region bands who pay tribute to the golden age of Motown, Staxx Records, Chess Records and Philadelphia International soul music. “Lady Sings the Blues” is a 1972 film about legendary jazz singer Billie Holiday featuring Diana Ross.
I just love every single one of these acts and movies! I can't wait to go!!