Harbor music shows coming together

September 27, 2013 Updated May 20, 2010 at 7:31 AM EDT

By Business First of Buffalo - by James Fink

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Harbor music shows coming together

September 27, 2013 Updated May 20, 2010 at 7:31 AM EDT

Add jazz great Herbie Hancock to the growing list of top notch musical talent that will be passing through the Buffalo Niagara region this summer.

Buffalo Place Inc. officials confirmed that Hancock along with blues guitarist Jonny Lang will be co-headlining the Friday, Aug. 6 "Buffalo Place Rocks the Harbor" show. While Buffalo Place will release its complete "Thursday at the Square" and "Buffalo Place Rocks the Harbor" schedule on May 27, several of the eight "Rocks the Harbor" shows have already been announced.

They include:

• June 25 - moe. with Keller Williams

• June 26 - moe. with Donna the Buffalo

• July 16 - Crowded House

• July 31 - O.A.R. with Citizen Cope

• Aug. 1 - Slightly Stoopid with Cypress Hill

Shows are also planned for July 17 and Aug. 7.

The "Thursday at the Square" concerts are slated to begin on June 10 and run for 10 weeks.

The "Thursday at the Square" shows are free, while advance tickets for the "Buffalo Place Rocks the Harbor" concerts cost $10. Tickets for the "Rocks the Harbor" concerts are on sale.