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The second season of Levitt AMP Springfield Music Series presented by PNC, a ten-week series of free, live music on the Y Block, is almost here! Springfield finished in the top five in a nationwide vote in late 2019 to win its second season of Levitt AMP Springfield, which was delayed by the pandemic.


June 3


Soultru   |   6:00pm

SOULTRU combines his poetic and lyrical talents with a soulful voice, he has forged his own unique sound.

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Kaleb Mitchell   |   7:00pm

KALEB MITCHELL began his career by releasing two mixtapes and multiple singles for free online between 2015 & 2016. Kaleb quickly began gaining traction on platforms like SoundCloud and YouTube.

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Dominique Stevenson   |   7:00pm

Dominique Stevenson is a Christian hip-hop artist with a just-released album under his stage name V8 VAST CHANGE.  He is a change-generator.

June 10

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The Deep Hollow   |   6:00

Since the inception of THE DEEP HOLLOW'S harmony-driven, original music acoustic trio of Micah Walk, Elizabeth Eckert, and Dave Littrell, the attraction between audience and act was obvious and powerful.

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Esmé  Patterson   |   7:00

ESMÉ PATTERSON is songwriter, gambler, singer, lover, thinker and explorer.

June 17

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Debbie Ross   |   6:00pm

With strong, soaring vocals and a powerful stage presence, DEBBIE ROSS rules the roost for soulful singing around town.


Part of Juneteenth 2021

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Nelly's Echo   |   7:00pm

Nelly’s Echo was a contestant on season 3 of NBC’s The Voice where he made it into Team Christina Aguilera. The name is based on the premise that music is a two-way street; “It’s a give and take.”  Nelly refers to the musician’s creating the ambiance and Echo refers to the audience’s response to, and appreciation of, that ambiance.  Nelly’s Echo’s captivating storytelling and high energy performances have made him a sought-after musician all across the United States and overseas.

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Brandon Alexander Williams   |   7:00pm

Wordsmith and MC, BRANDON ALEXANDER WILLIAMS will deliver a high energy spoken-word performance, accompanied with original music via beatbox and looper pedal.

June 24


Dusk   |   6:00pm

Traveling from red barns to monster trucks, bolo ties to bald eagles, DUSK plays up their surroundings with gorgeous images and the band's slow-dripped twang.

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Henhouse Prowlers   |   7:00pm

In the thirteen years since HENHOUSE PROWLERS' inception, this Chicago bluegrass powerhouse has forged its own path through music and across the globe.

July 1


Kevin Hart   |   6:00pm

The piano-based Kevin Hart Trio emits an alluring vibe with their enjoyable and refreshing repertoire of contemporary jazz, classic standards, recognizable pop tunes, and movie/TV themes!

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New Orleans Jazz Ramblers   |   7:00pm

Famous in the Crescent City for their musicianship and performance history, the NEW ORLEANS JAZZ RAMBLERS are "the real deal."

July 8

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Cuarteto Bendito   |   6:00pm

CUARTETO BENDITO is a newly-formed trio of Illinois musicians who specialize in Latin jazz.

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Tito Puente, Jr.   |   7:00pm

TITO PUENTE, JR. has become an audience favorite in casinos, performing arts centers, symphony halls, and jazz festivals worldwide, performing more than 300 shows over the past 5 years.

July 15

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Loud Clouds   |   6:00pm

LOUD CLOUDS is a Central Illinois reggae band.


Gizzae   |   7:00pm

GIZZAE is truly a band of the world.  With musicians hailing from the four corners of the earth, Gizzae has been playing for crowds across the country for over 35 years!  Their musical experiences have collectively earned them Grammy® awards and Chicago Music Awards, and they have opened for some of the biggest names in reggae.  Gizzae creates a unique blend of roots reggae.

July 22


Enrique Molina Ortiz   |   6:00pm

ENRIQUE MOLINA ORTIZ is a fine vocalist from Veracruz, Mexico.


Fulanito   |   7:00pm

FULANITO is an American musical group that combines traditional merengue with elements of other genres such as house, hip hop, and bachata.  Opening performance by Enrique Molina Ortiz @6:00 pm

July 29

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Kapital Sound   |   6:00pm

KAPITAL SOUND plays soul and rhythm and blues with a Motown vibe.

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Bassel and the Supernaturals  |   7:00pm

BASSEL AND THE SUPERNATURALS tell the story of Bassel Almadani's experience as a first generation Syrian-American using soulful melodies, funk inspired grooves, and captivating lyrics.

August 5


Nectar   |   6:00pm

NECTAR brings its unique sound to indie rock fans throughout central Illinois.


Ratboys   |   7:00pm

RATBOYS are an American indie rock band from Chicago, Illinois.

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