Fast Lane in concert


African-American Music Appreciation Month continues in Gainesville Friday with Fast Lane, a seven-piece band that plays a blend of R&B, funk, soul and rock and roll. The “Free Fridays” concert will take place from 8-10 p.m. at the Bo Diddley Community Plaza in downtown Gainesville. Leading Fast Lane is Scott “Skyntyte” Free, far right, on lead vocals and guitar, whose credentials include tutelage under rock-n-roll pioneer Bo Diddley, namesake of the plaza, and Parliament-Funkadelic keyboardist Bernie Worrell. (Special to the Guardian)

Published: Wednesday, June 19, 2013 at 3:02 p.m.
Last Modified: Wednesday, June 19, 2013 at 3:02 p.m.

African-American Music Appreciation Month continues in Gainesville Friday with Fast Lane, a seven-piece band that plays a blend of R&B, funk, soul and rock and roll. The “Free Fridays” concert will take place from 8-10 p.m. at the Bo Diddley Community Plaza in downtown Gainesville. Leading Fast Lane is Scott “Skyntyte” Free on lead vocals and guitar, whose credentials include tutelage under rock-n-roll pioneer Bo Diddley, namesake of the plaza, and Parliament-Funkadelic keyboardist Bernie Worrell.

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