Photos courtesy of Desert Ridge Marketplace

Catch these musical acts on Desert Ridge Marketplace’s District Stage on Saturday nights in March.

Radiant Sol Band
March 11
6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Radiant Sol Band delivers entertainment and live music that keeps your hands and feet moving. They strive to make their audience leave with a better day than before they arrived. Their band members come from diverse musical backgrounds, but they all have one common bond, “Live to make great music.” Their cover music has a unique twist because of its wide spectrum of music genres. Yes, believe it, Frankie Valli to Ozzy Osborne and everything in between. Get your dancing shoes on!

Kelvin Hames
March 17
6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Kelvin Hames is a singer/songwriter from Tempe. He has been playing music for over six years, ranging from classic rock by artists such as Manfred Mann’s Earth Band, Elton John, 10cc, Grand Funk Railroad, all the way to more modern rock & indie.

The Flare
March 18
6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
The Flare is a popular live music band based in Tempe. They play feel-good rock, pop, and dance music. The Flare plays live music throughout the year for the Arizona Diamondbacks, Phoenix 10K Marathon, Tempe Lakes Beach and Tennis Club, Pier 54, and other venues and events in and around the Valley.

Sydney Swanson
March 24
6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Sydney Swanson is a 15-year singer/songwriter who plays both piano and guitar. She had an ear for music at the age of 6 when her grandmother gave her their Roland electric piano. Sydney started piano and vocal lessons shortly aafterward She wrote her first song and performed it at age 9. She wrote a song for her seventh-grade choir to perform as one of their musical pieces. She has performed in several talent contests throughout the Valley and at venues across Arizona. Her genre of music is indie pop, classic rock, and popular music. She is active with Music United Against Teen Bullying and Alice Cooper’s Solid Rock Teen Center.

Frosty & The Silvertones
March 25
6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Frosty & The Silver Tones is a high-energy party band that brings a show to the audience as well as a wide variety of covers and original music. Their recently released official video and CD have met with enthusiastic reviews. The band’s on-stage antics and interaction with the audience is an augment to their musical library, which ranges from Lynyrd Skynyrd to John Mayer, Joan Jett, Chris Stapleton, The Georgia Satellites, as well as crowd favorites from the 50s to present day rock and roll. They have entertained from one end of the Phoenix metro area to the other at clubs, restaurants, private parties, and corporate functions. Unfazed by the size of their audience, they can light up a small audience while maintaining engagement in larger venues.

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