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***Summerfest Re-Scheduled for ***

August 12th, 11-6

Torzewski Park - Lapeer, MI

11 - 6

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The 1st Annual dB's L.I.V.E. SummerFest Music Festival is where you want to be on August 12th.  Deb Barber, 4-time Grammy Nominee and Owner of dB's L.I.V.E. is celebrating the musical talent of Lapeer with a day filled with amazing musical entertainment of all genres, styles & ages.  In addition to a full day of scheduled performers, this year's 1st Annual MUSICQUEST talent competition is sure to make this an event you won't want to miss! This is a chance for the undiscovered musical talent of Lapeer to get their time on stage.  See the details below and mark your calendars for August 12th @ Torzewski Park Amphitheater.  

Jena Irene Ascuitto

Performing at Summerfest!

Mitch Diamond &

The Yankee Sons

**Due to a scheduling conflict Mitch Diamond & the Yankee Son's will not be performing at  Summerfest.

Summerfest  Giveaways!!

We previously held a contest on our social media sites where you could indicate you are coming to Summerfest by Liking and Following our post and be entered in a drawing to win a professional shoot with professional hair & makeup.  Directions werre on our social media sites on how to enter.  

** People who entered the contest before the first scheduled date of Summerfest will be the individuals in the drawing for the prize** 

  • Winner must be present at Summerfest to win.  *If this is not possible because of the re-scheduled date, please contact us.

  • Photo shoot will be scheduled for a later date, not the day of Summerfest

  • Photo shoot may not be used for any type of event photography i.e. wedding, open house etc.  It will be on a day to be scheduled by photographer and the winner.

  • Prize is non-transferable and can not be turned in for cash value.

  • Photo shoot must take place before October 15th 2018.

  • Photo shoot may be for the winning individual or a group.  Professional hair & makeup is only provided for the winning individual.

  • Winners under the age of 18 must have a parent or guardian's permission to take part in the photo shoot.

  • For more information on photographer go to  

We also have many other giveaways  which will take place and prizes for donations at Summerfest, including:

  • Custom-made Rock n' Roll Quilt made from concert t-shirts. (Picture coming!)

  • Vivitar Full HD 1080P Action Cam 

  • Custom-built music bench with custom music note stenciling

  • Summerfest T-shirts

  • Taco Bell gift cards

Lots of reasons to come out for a great day of music, water fun, food & giveaways!


dB's L.I.V.E. now provides individuals with the opportunity to audition for a  chance to perform on stage for the Summerfest 2018 audience!

Have you ever wanted to perform live on stage, and not had the opportunity to do so?  Are you a member of a band that has been waiting for their chance to perform onstage for a crowd or trying to find a way to get more exposure?  If so, we have developed MUSICQUEST with you in mind.

This contest is for individuals and Bands who ARE NOT students of dB's L.I.V.E.  There are only FOUR performance slots available!  Don't wait to act...our audition deadline is coming up soon on JUNE11th!


  • Auditions are open to any individual or band under the age of 20

  • Send a 60 second audition video to dB's L.I.V.E. through any one of the following methods:

    • Follow this link, MUSICQUEST Audition Application, and complete the application.  Send the application along with a link to your 60 second video of your individual or band audition performance.

    • Alternatively, you may print the application and email the application and 60 second audition video to Make sure your video has your name in the filename of the video.  You can email the video via the Send Anywhere app.

    • **Before applying go to our Facebook (@LapeerDBsLIVE) or Instagram account, icons below, Follow and Like the dB's L.I.V.E. page or MUSICQUEST post.  Include your social media name with your application.

    • If you have any problems applying contact us at the email address below.

  • Up to 20 individuals or groups will be selected to go on to the second round of auditions, competing to  perform in one of the four onstage slots during Summerfest.   The second round of auditions will take place on June 24th immediately before Summerfest 2018 begins.  

  • The second round auditions will be judged by a panel of Deb Barber and two other individuals (To be named)

  • Second auditions will be judged on musical technique & performance quality.  Interaction and response from surrounding individuals will also be feel free to bring friends and family to support you!

  • Four individuals will be selected from second round auditions to perform that day in one of the four MUSICQUEST performance slots.  Individuals and bands who qualify for the second round auditions will be sent information on technical details of performing on the Summerfest stage.


  • Out of the original applicants, multiple applicants will be chosen to perform at the end of Summerfest in a group number with Frame 42, performing "Separate Ways" by Journey. 

  • Come prepared! Applicants will find out during Summerfest whether they have been chosen to perform in the Separate Ways number.

  • **If applicants would like to audition to perform in the "Separate Ways" number with Frame 42, but do not want to be considered for an individual performance slot, they can choose that option when they are contacted that they have passed the first audition. 

  • Alternatively, applicants an also opt out of the Frame 42 performance if they only want to be considered for an individual performance.

  • This is another excellent way to get a performance opportunity and exposure through our social media.

  • ALSO...Four applicants from the initial audition pool will be chosen to receive a one hour consultation with 4-time Grammy Nominee, Deb Barber (at a later date).

We are excited to see  all of the talented individuals who have been waiting for their shot. 


This is an opportunity that won't come up often, and you never know who will end up seeing your performance,  so don't delay. 

Audition applications and videos are due by June 11th!

Good Luck!

See you at Summerfest!!


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