2018 Chevrolet Rockin’ on the Riverfront
Summer Concert Series
Are you ready to rock? Chevrolet Rockin’ on the Riverfront, the annual FREE concert series (no tickets necessary), will return for its 13th season at the Detroit Riverfront this summer, welcoming crowds every Friday night for classic rock and roll in Detroit. Visit GMRENCEN.com for more information.
The concert series is set to amaze audiences of all ages with shows running from 7:30-10 p.m. on Friday nights. Rockin' on the Riverfront takes place on the GM Plaza, directly behind the GMRENCEN - located along Detroit's beautiful RiverWalk.
Convenient parking is available for $10 per vehicle (after 5:00 p.m.) in the GM surface lot at the intersection of St. Antoine and Atwater, adjacent to the GMRENCEN. Only credit cards will be accepted.
Vince Neil of Mötley Crüe
Vince Neil of Mötley Crüe has entertained rock fans independently and as the lead vocalist for rock band Mötley Crüe with hits likes “Dr. Feelgood,” “Girls, Girls, Girls” and “Home Sweet Home” for the last 30 years.
Mount Clemens native and country-rock crooner Uncle Kracker has reached double-platnium success with his album, “Double Wide” and Billboard Hot 100 success with hits “Follow Me,” “Drift Away” and “In a Little While.”
John Kay and Steppenwolf
Legendary rock group John Kay and Steppenwolf have released five albums since 1980 and boast sales in excess of 20 million units worldwide. Their best hits include “Feed the Fire” “Rock & Roll Rebels,” and “Hold On.”
Starship featuring Mickey Thomas
Starship featuring Mickey Thomas dominated 80s and 90s airwaves with hits like“Jane,” “We Built This City,” “No Way Out” and “Nothing Gonna Stop Us Now.” Mickey Thomas joined as Starship lead vocalist in 1979.
Survivor released their first album in 1980 and is best known for their 1982 hit “Eye of the Tiger.” New lead vocalist Cameron Barton is now breathing new life into 80s hits “I Can’t Hold Back,” “High On You” and “The Search is Over.”
War fuses elements of rock, funk, jazz, rhythm and blues to create sound of their own. They debuted to international success with the overall bestselling album of 1973, “The World is a Ghetto,” and have had continued success with hits “Spill the Wine,” “The Cisco Kid” and “Why Can’t We Be Friends?”