Caleb McGee is a blues singer who approaches his genre with a punk rock ethos. Caleb & the Underdogs will fill the Summer Breeze stage on Sunday evening, July 29, 2018, beginning at 7:30 pm. Bring seating and perhaps a picnic to Lions Park, Flood and Symmes, for a free and lively evening of the blues and more.
Caleb McGee and the Underdogs have been long-time regular performers at the Deli; have traveled to Memphis, TN for the International Blues Challenge, reaching the semi-finals; and have played Norman Music Festival and Jazz In June. Every Monday night, Caleb hosts open mic night at The Bluebonnet Bar in the Walker Arts District in Downtown Norman.
The Blues/R&B/Roots/Rock & Roll band members include: Caleb McGee, rhythm guitar/vocals; Matthew Hargis, lead guitar; Ryan Jones, keys; Luke Mullenix, bass; Justin Logan, drums/vocals; Dave Leach, trombone; Steve Baker, saxophone; and Marcus Spitz, trumpet.
Summer Breeze Concerts are produced by The Depot and are made possible, in part, by grants from the Oklahoma Arts Council and the Norman Arts Council. New portable stages this year were funded by a grant from The Kirkpatrick Foundation. Major in-kind program support comes from Norman Parks and Recreation Department. Corporate and individual funding comes from Sponsor: Skye Diers, Gingerbread Nursery School & Kindergarten, from Contributors: Cindy Merrick, Therapy in Motion; Republic Bank of Norman; Tom McAuliffe at Don Cies Real Estate; Kristen Campbell, DDS, & Donna Sparks, DDS of Norman Smile Center; Hugh and Keri Young; InterBank; 2 Green Chicks; The Mont; D.M. Wealth Management, Inc.; Hitachi Computer Products; Hitachi Vantara; and The Montford Inn. Friends include: Edward Jones Investments; Laurel Group, LLC; Bob Schlegel; and The Baked Bear. Neighbors are: Becca Hewes, YogaLife; Nancy McClellan; and Bruce & Trisha Bunce.