July 04, 2015 –
There will be no concert this Saturday night. We will be closed since it is the 4th of July. Please enjoy the fireworks with family and friends and be thankful for our Freedom and Independence as a nation.
July 11, 2015 –
CeCe and Me
From Benton, KY –
Don't miss this opportunity to hear Paul and CeCe Ellingsen as they have relocated to Kentucky. People who have heard Paul and CeCe will be excited that they are returning to the Cup. If you have not heard Paul and CeCe will not be disappointed. They are recording artists and song writers. Their style can be described as Contemporary and Traditional Worship music and much of their lyrics are original. Tell your friends NOT to miss this opportunity.
Check out their website: www.pbforj.com
July 12, 2015 (Sunday Concert) –
JIMMY JACK WHITAKER
From Nashville TN –
Jim is an award-winning songwriter, artist, and producer. He was born in Vernon, Texas and went to school in Fort Worth and high school in Snyder, Oklahoma, where he was a two time all state musician and received a music scholarship at Oklahoma State University. He studied classical music under Dr. Wayne Muller. In 1978, he got his first break when he wrote the theme song for 'The National Farm Movement' called 'Ode To The Farmer' which he recorded in Nashville, Tennessee. He toured out of Hollywood, California for the next four years with 'The Renegade Band' before moving permanently to Nashville. Jimmy Jack has worked and studied with his friend and mentor, multi-grammy winner Gary S. Paxton since 1977. Though he has opened or performed with major artists such as Charlie Daniels and Willie Nelson, his first love is songwriting. He has been a staff writer twice and co-written songs with many successful songwriters such as Gary S. Paxton, Royce Porter, Glenn Tubb, Roy August, Daniel Johnson, and Jim Lusk. Many of his songs have been recorded by artists such as T Graham Brown, Stella Parton, Fox Brothers, and T Jae Christian. He plays all genres of music and is known in many music circles for his acoustic guitar work. He travels throughout the U.S. all year and does show dates in virtually every state in the union. He has recorded several CD's over the last several years. Jimmy Jack is good friends with General Tommy Franks and performs at many military functions. He also works with Christian bikers across the country as well as playing in several prisons each year. He has written several #1 Christian songs and is a devout Christian. He also ministers at many churches and Christian functions each year and works with street ministries such as The Overflowing Cup Total Life Center in Beloit, Wisconsin and ROCK HOUSE in Rockford, Illinois.
Check out their website: whitakermusic.tripod.com/index.html
July 18, 2015 –
From Rockford, IL –
Donít miss this "Progressive Worship Band" featuring a husband and wife team and HOPE doing keyboards and lead vocals, Chris Thompson on Bass, Youth Pastor Sam Gerthung on guitar and vocals, Bryan Neal on lead guitar and Dan Lanning on drums. Connect with the drummer Dan Lanning at:
Connect with them on Facebook at: https://www.facebook.com/dan.lanning.14
July 25, 2015 –
The Mathew Wundrow Band
From Popular Grove, IL –
This band is known as the Statelineís only Polka Band. Their style can be described as "Old Country" music. They play Polkas, Waltzes, Foxtrots, old and new popular music as well as Gospel and Hymns. Tell your friends NOT to miss this group.
Connect with them on Facebook at: https://www.facebook.com/Matthew-Wundrow-Band