Concerts

What better way to make a fair come alive than with some great music. Year after year, the Berlin Fair hosts concerts by top musical acts that will have you singing along.

TBA

Friday, 6:00pm — Concert Stage

TBA

Saturday, 6:00pm — Concert Stage

TBA

Saturday, 8:00pm — Concert Stage

TBA

Sunday, 2:00pm — Concert Stage

TBA

Sunday, 4:00pm — Concert Stage

TBA

Friday 6:30pm — Blacktop Stage

TBA

Saturday 7:00pm — Blacktop Stage

TBA

Saturday 2:00pm — Blacktop Stage

The Boogie Boys with Special Guest

Friday, 2:00pm-5:00pm — Pavilion Stage

The Boogie Boys, from Connecticut, consists of a two-piece combo comprising of piano, vocals and drums. Larry Buzzy Fallstrom handles the vocals and piano while Nick Longo handles the drums. They’ve been performing as the Boogie Boys for the past 10 years. Their styles include jazz, blues, swing, country and Roots Rock and Roll. They perform regionally at private and corporate functions, clubs, Blues festivals and charity events. Chris D’Amato on guitar/vocals will be joining them.

The Redliners

Friday, 5:30 – 9:00 pm — Pavilion Stage

The Redliners are known for their tightness, originality and honest approach to blues, funk, country and rock. Always entertaining, playing in the Connecticut area for the last 10 years. Steve Hatch on keys and vocals represented Connecticut at the International Blues Competition in Memphis in 2018. Magic Mike Bloomer on guitar and vocals is one of the best guitarists in the area. Jackson LaRose on Bass is the backbone of this band. And John Pell is easily one of the best drummers on the east coast. This band is worth taking the time to enjoy.

Bees Deluxe featuring Carol Dobson

Saturday 1:30 – 4:30 pm — Pavilion Stage

Bees Deluxe is a blues-rooted, jazz-inspired, funk-infused band from Boston. Hellbent on a mission to drag the music of Chicago in the 60’s and the Blue Note catalog kicking and screaming into the 21st century. They’ve won over audiences from Maine to the Mississippi with their arresting and highly danceable originals and their innovative interpretation of less-travelled tunes by artists like Etta James, Joe Zawinul, J.B. Lenoir, Miles Davis, Billie Holiday, Albert Collins and the three Kings.

The band is a four-piece band is led by British guitar monster Conrad Warre and features Carol Band on keyboards, harmonica & vocals, Allyn Dorr bass & vocals, Paul Giovine on drums and percussion. The musicians each bring their unique experience to bear. Band was recruited from jazz bands that were playing the Boston circuit, notably at Ryles Jazz Club in Cambridge. Dorr (known colloquially as “Aldo”) has played the blues with almost every notable area blues band including a stint in Jamaica as a reggae artist. Giovine was found playing rock and roll in a variety of punk rock clubs in Allston, Cambridge and Jamaica Plain. Warre, born in London was in a high-school band with Paul Kossoff (of Free), toured with the English Beat and the Joe Jackson Band. He migrated to New York where he became a regular performer at the legendary CBGB’s. In Boston, he assembled Bees Deluxe, to pay homage to the music he fell in love with while touring Europe and playing historic London venues like the Rainbow Theatre and the Moonlight Club. Bees Deluxe recently released an all original acid-blues album “Voice of Dog” produced by Joe Egan to critical acclaim.

Chris Marolda and Lil Chris

Saturday, 5:30 – 8:30 pm — Pavilion Stage

Chris Marolda delivers a solid performance of radio hits and quirky songs from all eras of rock music. He has a quality singing voice that easily covers terrain from soft and sweet to strong and soulful, while his guitar playing is peppered with blues, rock, funk, folk and jazz influences. Through the tasteful use of modern technology, Chris is able deliver a fullness of sound that is uncommon for a solo performer. In particular, Chris uses a looper in order to record his guitar in real time and then play along with it, creating the sound of multiple musicians performing at once. He also utilizes a vocal harmonizer, providing the effect of multiple singers where appropriate, along with various gadgets that allow his guitar to sound acoustic or electric, and even like organs and
wind instruments.

Accompanied by New Britain native “Lil” Chris Cirullo on percussion, this high energy duo will provide a full sound that triggers nostalgia, and great vibes.

Troy T

Sunday, 12:30 – 3:00 pm — Pavilion Stage

Troy T. is a Guitarist, Vocalist, and Songwriter who grew up in West Hartford and now resides in nearby Newington. He’s a musician who pours out his heart and soul into the music. His approach to performing is simple: Whether it’s a small gathering, or a full blown concert – make it fun!” Troy brings a wide variety of musical influences to the acoustic stage. He will be playing in the Beer Pavilion, singing all of your favorite modern and classic cover songs from Rock to Pop, Country, and more. Stop by, sit back and enjoy!

Sweet Daddy Cool Breeze – CT Blues Challenge Winner

Sunday 3:00 – 6:00 pm — Pavilion Stage
Concerts