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Whiplash Classic Rock

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Friday, June 29, 2018              7:00 p.m. 

O'Halloran's Pub, Mt. Clemens, MI  ACOUSTIC

Join us for another Whiplash Acoustic  jam session at O'Halloran's Public House.  We'll be out on the patio, weather permitting.

112 Macomb Place, Mt. Clemens 

Saturday, August 25, 2018    8:00 p.m.

Atwater in the Park, Grosse Pointe Park, MI       After 6 on Kercheval                  FULL BAND

Whiplash Classic Rock returns to Atwater in the Park brewery for a rockin' summer party.  We'll be on the beer garden stage for the final "After 6 on Kercheval" summer festival.  Come out & enjoy some great beers, good food and Whiplash Classic Rock!​

Saturday, July 21, 2018    8:00 p.m. - Midnight

Mike's on the Water,  Saint Clair Shores, MI       ACOUSTIC

Whiplash Acoustic returns to Mike's on the Water for an acoustic jam session.  Come out & enjoy some Michigan summer!

Saturday, July 14, 2018        

Private Event​

James, show me how to make that face again.

Sunday, August 5, 2018  5 to 8 p.m. ACOUSTIC

Atwater in the Park, Grosse Pointe Park, MI 

Whiplash Acoustic returns to Atwater in the Park for our second show of the summer at the brewery.

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Sunday, July 8, 2018   5 to 8 p.m. ACOUSTIC

Atwater in the Park, Grosse Pointe Park, MI 

We haven't played Atwater in a couple years, but we've got 3 shows lined up this summer.  This is the first of two acoustic shows, then we have the full band up at the end of August.  Come and check us out & grab one of Michigan's best micro-brews.

Monday, Sept. 3, 2018                    5:00 p.m.

Mike's on the Water,  Saint Clair Shores, MI       ACOUSTIC      Labor Day!

Come join Bob & Rick to celebrate summer's last hurrah! 
​It's o.k.  You still have a couple weeks before you need to put your snow brush in your car!

​24600 Jefferson Ave. (behind the marina)

Upcoming Events 2018

Wednesday, July 25, 2018    7:00 to 8:30 p.m.

Memorial Park, St. Clair Shores, MI 

Join us at Memorial Park for a very special evening of music as part of the 2018 Music On The Lake concert series in St. Clair Shores.

Memorial Park is located at 32400 Jefferson, at Masonic Blvd.

Please bring a lawn chair.  Concerts take place rain or shine.   *See full Memorial Park schedule below.

 Whiplash playing at Veterans Memorial Park in St. Clair Shores for  the Music On the Lake Series, June 28, 2017.

Friday, September 7, 2018   8:00 - midnight

St. Isaac Jogues Summerfest, 
Saint Clair Shores, MI     

Whiplash Classic Rock returns to SIJ Summerfest.  We'll be headlining the Friday evening bill and jammin' in the beer tent, so come out & enjoy some summer suds & music.   More info coming soon.

Rick Crooker,

Bass, Vocals

Voted one of the top ten bands in the Greater Detroit area!

James Vallar,

Lead guitar, Vocals

Bob Kolinski, 

Lead vocals, Rhythm guitar

Ernie Modestino, 

Drums, Vocals

 The hardest working classic rock band in metro Detroit!

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