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Preview of Highland Fourth of July Summer Fest


  This edition of "Midwest BEAT with Tom Lounges" originally aired on  Tuesday, June 27, 2017


Guests:  LIZ & JOHN BRESLIN of The Highland Council of Community Events

Musical Guest:  LeANN STUTLER of the CAPERNAUM band

NWI Indiana singer and songwriter LeANN STUTLER will play some acoustic tunes live in studio while Tom Lounges talks with JOHN & LIZ BRESLIN about what's going to be featured at the upcoming 2017 Highland Summer Festival ( June 30-July 4 ) in the Town of Highland, Indiana's MAIN SQUARE PARK.  Over 20 musical artists will be presented at the festival this year, with Capernaum performing on the closing day or JULY 4th.

National "Buddy Holly Tribute" artist KENNY JAMES -- who performs with his band "RAVE ON" for the fest's JULY 2 "Family Day" calls in to the program to chat about his career and years spent in Las Vegas, Nevada and Pigeon Forge, Tennessee.

Music from CD is featured from the a few other groups performing at Highland's festival, including tunes from JIMMY SARR BAND, THE SPANIELS FOREVER, LIZ MANDEVILLE and STOP-DROP-REWIND.

* Repeats on FRIDAY, JUNE 30th @ 11pm.