Buchanan Boys to perform July 23

The 2015 Summer Concert Series at Western Carolina University continues Thursday, July 23, with a performance featuring Sylva’s own Buchanan Boys.

The Buchanan Boys will perform Thursday, Julyl 23, for WCU's Summer Concert Series.

The Buchanan Boys will perform Thursday, July 23, for WCU’s Summer Concert Series.

The band will take the stage at 7 p.m. at WCU’s Central Plaza. Those attending the free show are encouraged to bring blankets or chairs for comfortable seating.

Playing a unique blend of country-rock flavored with several other genres of music, the band includes founding member Chris Pressley, lead vocals and guitar; Adam Blythe, guitar; Michael Cannon, drums; Sam McCarson, bass and vocals; and Mike Yow, guitar, dobro, mandolin and vocals. Blythe, Cannon, McCarson and Yow all attended WCU.

This year’s summer concert series will conclude with a Thursday, July 30, show featuring Steph Stewart and the Boyfriends.

The rain location for all the events is Illusions in A.K. Hinds University Center.

For more information, contact Francis Ann Ortiz-Pineda, assistant director of campus programming, at 828-227-2612 or faortizpineda@wcu.edu.