FREE CONCERT SERIES - JAMES BARKER BAND
Kings Mortgage, Central Valley Chevrolet Dealers, and KJUG Country present the Free Concert Series 2018!
Show #2 for the season is Thursday June 14th at Centennial Plaza Park in Porterville!
Bring your lawn chairs and blankets to enjoy a free show in the park, with the James Barker Band, and 2018 KJUG Country Showdown Winner Carson Wallace.
Centennial Plaza Park is at 296 North Main Street in Porterville. Showtime is 7pm. We'll see you there!
James Barker Band
Ontario-crafted country outfit James Barker Band formed in 2013, and consists of James Barker, Taylor Abram, Bobby Martin, and Connor Stephen. As winners of the 2015 Boots and Hearts Emerging Artist Showcase, they were awarded a release with Universal Music Canada and an all-inclusive trip to Nashville, Tennessee. The band was also given the opportunity to open for Thomas Rhett on the Boots and Hearts main stage in front of 40,000 of country music’s biggest fans and returned to play the main stage at the festival in 2016.
Carson is 14 years old and was born and raised in Springville, CA. He has been singing and playing music since he was 4 years old. He is now writing his own music and plans to pursue a career in the music business as he continues his high school and college education. Carson's other interests include raising and showing cattle as well as water polo. Carson was chosen winner of the 2018 KJUG COUNTRY SHOWDOWN in June 2018, and will now go on to compete in regional finals in October.