The Hotrods will be rocking Lincoln Park this week at the Tuesday, June 22 Starlight Review Summer Concert Series in Rock Island at 7 pm in the Rock Island Lincoln Park band shell.

Come early at 5 pm and you can purchase dinner or snacks from the Hy-Vee Grille.

According to the band's website, the Hotrods are a new band that have been around a long time. Most of the band have played for over 40 years each in the music scene, following their passion of 50s and 60s  rock and roll. 

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Members are:

  • Kirk Hakanson – Bass
  • Jay Hakanson – Guitar and Keyboards
  •  Matt Toomey – Drums
  • John Garcia – Guitar
  • Andy Garcia – Guitar

Everyone in the band sings and Lonny Benge is the audio engineer.

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 All summer long you can enjoy a concert every week as part of the summer concert series. Each week KIIK 104.9 Tami will tell you about the musical guest playing and a bit about each performance.

Every Tuesday this summer we invite you to spend the evening with KIIK 104.9 and enjoy live music. It's the 65th year for the Starlight Review Concert Series at Lincoln Park in Rock Island. Each week features live music from a variety local artists.

Open the KIIK 104.9 app to see who is playing each week and find out more about each musical group. The music starts at 7:00 pm, but if you come early at 5:00 pm, Hy-Vee Grille will be there to serve up dinner and the Rock Island Parks staff have included a variety of pies & ice cream too.

Here's the list of upcoming shows:

6/29 20th Anniversary Concert: Josh Duffee Orchestra
7/6 The Night People
7/13 River City 6

The concert series is presented by Friendship Manor, Rock Island Hy-Vee and the Quad Cities Greatest Hits, KIIK 104.9. We hope you'll join us this Tuesday and every week all summer long.

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