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Tift Merritt in Madison Square Park 2012 (more by Chris La Putt)
Tift Merritt

The free 2012 Oval Lawn Series launches in NYC's Madison Square Park (between 5th and Madison Ave and 23rd and 26th St.) tonight (6/20) at 7PM with James Maddock and His Band and will continue every Wednesday through Aug. 8.

This year marks the tenth anniversary of free shows in Madison Square Park (where the Big Apple BBQ also happens). The full schedule with showtimes is listed below...

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Madison Square Park 2012 Show Schedule

June 20
James Maddock and Band I 7pm

June 27
Gretchen Parlato I 6:30pm
Gregory Porter

July 4
Noam Pikelny and Friends I 3pm
The Sweetback Sisters
Spuyten Duyvil

July 11
Nellie McKay I 7pm

July 18
Jeff "Tain" Watts Quartet I 7pm

July 25
Regina Carter's "Reverse Thread" I 7pm

August 1
An evening with Suzzy and Maggie Roche, Sloan Wainwright and Lucy Wainwright Roche I 6:30pm

August 8
Bettye LaVette I 7pm

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Comments (12)

snore

Posted by Anonymous | June 20, 2012 3:55 PM

HOW I MET YOUR MOTHER HOW I MET YOUR MOTHER

Posted by Ted | June 20, 2012 3:55 PM

James Maddock is excellent. Great voice. Great singer-songwriter.

Posted by Anonymous | June 20, 2012 3:55 PM

Mehdison Square Park

Posted by Anonymous | June 20, 2012 3:55 PM

So are there no shows at Coney Island this year?

Posted by Anonymous | June 20, 2012 3:59 PM

Can't believe these are free!

Actually...I totally can.

Posted by Anonymous | June 20, 2012 4:01 PM

who? x 8

Posted by Anonymous | June 20, 2012 4:15 PM

An evening OF SPICY HOT INCEST with Suzzy and Maggie Roche, Sloan Wainwright and Lucy Wainwright Roche

Posted by mark | June 20, 2012 4:30 PM

well, at least they are free..so people can judge for themselves

Posted by Anonymous | June 20, 2012 4:31 PM

hummus special

Posted by Anonymous | June 20, 2012 11:24 PM

James Maddock is fantastic and was a great way to start the Madison Square Park series. Please post a video from the show!

Posted by Gail | June 22, 2012 10:27 AM

looks fun.

Posted by jordon | July 28, 2013 5:09 PM

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