Shirley Alston Reeves To Star At Summer Concert Tuesday

Martin J. Golden

July 18, 2007

Brooklyn- State Senator Martin J. Golden is announcing that the summer concert series continues in local parks throughout the months of July and August, with a very special performance at 79th Street and Shore Road on Tuesday, July 24th, of Shirley Alston Reeves, the original lead singer of the SHIRELLES at 7:00 p.m. The event is free of charge.

Ms. Reeves will be performing, among others, her hit songs: "Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow?’, "Soldier Boy", "Baby It’s You", "Mama Said", and many more.

The entire 2007 summer concert schedule is as follows:

July 25th ARNIE MEG ORCHESTRA (big band sound) Marine Park (Fillmore Avenue)
July 27th NOSTALGIA (formerly "Reminisce", 60’s-70’s) Parkville Field (65th St. & 8th Ave.)
July 31st ECLYPSE (disco, top 40 dance hits) 79th St. & Shore Road
Aug. 1st FRANKIE MARRA & HIS BAND (top 40 classic rock) Marine Park (Fillmore Avenue)
Aug. 6th RISKEY BUSINESS (60’S – 70’S) Garibaldi Park (82nd St. & 18th Ave.)
Aug. 7th BENNY TROY & CO. (dance band) - 68 Pct. Night Out 79th St. & Shore Road
Aug. 7th DJ VINNY & MUCH MORE – 62 Pct. Night Out Bath Ave. & Bay 22nd St.
Aug. 8th EAST COAST (70’s – present, Horn section) Marine Park (Fillmore Avenue)
Aug. 14th HEAD OVER HEELS (classic rock - Special 25th Anniversary Celebration) 79th St. & Shore Road
Aug. 15th JOEY D REVUE (Hit songs "Peppermint Twist", "Shout", "What Kind Of Love Is This" along with BOBBY VALLI doing 4 Seasons songs, DAVID BRIGATI doing Young Rascal’s songs, and TOMMY MARA , the Pavarotti of Rock & Roll). (rain date 8/16) Marine Park (Fillmore Ave.) A MUST SEE SHOW!
Aug. 17th CITY SOUNDS (disco & oldies) Parkville Field (65th St. & 8th Ave.)
Aug. 20th BROOKLYN KEYS (50’s – 70’s, oldies) 83rd St. & Shore Road
Aug. 21st CARL THOMAS – "A Night at the Copa" & Bette Midler Impersonator, Donna Maxon
(86th St. & 14th Ave.)
Aug. 22nd FAMILY DAY (Karaoke, games, face painters, magician etc.) Marine Park (Fillmore Avenue)
Aug. 28th FAMILY DAY (Karaoke, games, face painters, magician etc.)
McKinley Park (75th St & Fort Hamilton Pkwy)

produced by MBS Music

Sponsors of the event include the Bay Ridge Eagle, The Park Avenue Bank, Lutheran Health Care, Tracey Real Estate, Touchstone Health, Doreen Greenwood Inc. Real Estate, Jamie-Lynn’s Kitchen and Super-Roofer.

All concerts begin at 7 p.m. Family Day events begin at 5:00 p.m. For further information regarding these events, and in case of poor weather, please contact the concert hotline at (718) 236-7547. All events are subject to change and are free of charge. For further information, please visit or contact (718) 238-6044 or (718) 627-3659.