River Rock series will open with Faux Fighters

Published: 12:05 AM, Thu April, 18 2019

Staff report


It’s not a hometown show by Warren native Dave Grohl, but it might be the next best thing.

The 2019 River Rock at the Amp tribute band concert series will begin May 25 with Faux Fighters, who will perform the music and recreate the live experience of Grohl and the Foo Fighters.

The River Rock summer series will feature 12 concerts at the Warren Community Amphitheatre, 321 Mahoning Ave. NW.

Admission is $8 or $10, with two for $10 tickets Aug. 24 (free for children 12 and under with a paid adult for all shows). Tickets can be purchased in advance at, at the Sunrise Inn of Warren or at the gate.

Gates open at 5 p.m., and bands take the stage at 5:30 p.m.

The schedule is as follows:

May 25: Faux Fighters, with Dirty Deeds (AC/DC tribute), $8.

June 1: Hollywood Nights (Bob Seger and the Silver Bullet Band tribute), with the ReBeats (the Beatles and the Who), $10.

June 15: 7 Bridges (the Eagles), with Chris Higbee, $10.

June 22: Disco Inferno (disco era music), with Old Skool $8.

July 6: Queen Nation (Queen), with the Michael Weber Show$8.

July 13: Uptown Funk (Bruno Mars), with Guys Without Ties$10.

July 20: ZOSO (Led Zeppelin), with Huckin Fillbillys and Save the Frogs, $8.

July 27,: Fins to the Left (Jimmy Buffet), with My Drunk’n Uncle, $8.

Aug. 3: Wish You Were Here (Pink Floyd), with Morrison Hotel (the Doors), $10.

Aug. 17,: Escape (Journey), with Harvest (Neil Young), $8

Aug. 24: King’s Highway (Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers), with Rocky Mountain Way (Joe Walsh), $5.

Aug. 31: Who’s Bad (Michael Jackson), with Back Traxx (’60s and ’70s hits), $10.