COOS BAY — Each season Music on the Bay gives a local band center stage for one of their scheduled concerts, this year Toyz - It's a Rock Show will play the 7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 19, Starlight Series concert in Mingus Park.
This local band has been performing regular gigs and guest performances since the early '90s. Last year Toyz - It's a Rock Show was voted The World's 2016 Best of the South Coast's Best Band.
The band members include: Vinnie Cavarra, lead guitar/vocals; Kevin Mason, vocals/drums; "Dr. Bob" Richards, drums; and Tony Esperance, bass/vocals/keyboards. These musicians have performed for year's which is why they've earned the title of "Best Rock Band" in the 2016 South Coast Music Awards; Vinnie Cavarra was voted "Best Guitarist," Bob Richards "Best Drummer," and Kevin Mason "Best Male Vocalist." The name says it all: TOYZ -“It’s a Rock Show.”
Parking is limited at this popular event so free shuttles have been organized from Blossom Gulch Elementary School, Coos Art Museum and the Old City Hall parking lots.
The Final Music on the Bay Starlight Series concert is Tuesday, Sept. 26, and will feature Blair Crimmins & the Hookers.