Simba concludes Twilight Music series

PUTNEY — Twilight Music concludes its 15th annual “Twilight On The Tavern Lawn” series of folk-rock, world beat, rock, pop, Celtic, blues, and bluegrass summer concerts on Sunday, Aug. 20, with funk and world beat band Simba.

Simba features blazing horns and scorching percussion in a highly danceable mix of funk, Latin, reggae, world beat, soca calypso, ska, jazz and blues. The eight-member band has been together for nearly three decades and includes Charlie Schneeweis, Wim Auer, Steve Sonntag, Derrik Jordan, Dan DeWalt, Johnny Yuma, Steve Leicach, and Bob Stabach.

The seventh and final concert of the 2017 series begins at 6 p.m. in downtown Putney on the Putney Tavern lawn (bring a lawn chair or blanket) or at Next Stage at 15 Kimball Hill in case of rain. The concert is free to the public (donations are accepted) and food will be available.

For more information, call 802-387-5772 or visit

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