88Nine’s Summerfest Must Sees for Friday, June 30

88Nine’s Summerfest Must Sees for Friday, June 30

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Summerfest, proudly known as “The World’s Largest Music Festival,” surely does not fall short of its tagline.

With hundreds of acts rocking Milwaukee’s lakefront during this 11-day bash, Summerfest is undoubtedly a not-to-miss hub for music; both local and global. But let’s face it…no matter how almighty the delicious food, drinks, and live music make you feel, you’re only human can simply cannot be in more place than once…and that’s okay. No need to fear, 88Nine is here with our daily Summerfest must-see picks.

So slip on your dancing shoes, warm up your vocals, and perfect your fist pump for some unforgettable Summerfest performances. We’ve got you covered.

Who: Paul Simon

When: today at 7:30 PM

Where: American Family Insurance Amphitheater

Paul Simon is a musical legend; he is the recipient of 12 Grammys, is a member of the Rock n’ Roll Hall of Fame, and is the recipient of praise from fans all over the world. Paul Simon has nearly perfected his live show and stage banter after decades of touring and will deliver a show that is not one to miss.

Who: Fast Romantics

When: today at 6:30 PM

Where: Miller Lite Oasis Stage

Fast Romantics, a Canadian indie rock band that rebuilt itself in 2014, has received praise for their crafty lyricism and effortless, passion-fueled vocals. You may recognize them for their newly released track, “Why We Fight” or for their song titled, “Julia” which was awarded the 2016 SOCAN National Songwriting Prize. Come check them out.

Who: Miles Nielsen and the Rusted Hearts

When: today at 8 PM

Where: Johnson Control’s World Stage

Miles Nielsen, frontman of the Rusted Hearts, is the son of Cheap Trick’s Rick Nielsen, but even though they share musical talent, they do not share style. Miles Nielsen and the Rusted Hearts create warm, rootsy, catchy rock songs that will be a lot of fun to sing along to live. Catch their set at the Johnson Control’s World Stage!

Who: The Revivalists

When: today at 10 PM

Where: Johnson Control’s World Stage

Georgia-native band, The Revivalists, deliver soul-infused rock that resonates with a huge variety of people. The combination of heavy guitar riffs, funky beats, and even touches of saxophone makes for a unique sound that you will want to see this year at Summerfest.