SEPTEMBER 29, 2005 - Posted at 3:38 p.m. CDT
JONESBORO, AR - This year's Rockin' On The Ridge music festival in downtown Jonesboro will have a definite retro feel, as eighties supergroups Poco and Firefall will headline the one-day event.
Rockin' on the Ridge will take place on October 15.
Poco had several hits in the seventies and eighties, including "Crazy Love," which reached #1 on the Billboard charts in 1979. Other Poco hits include "Heart of the Night" and "Call it Love."
Firefall enjoyed lots of radio airplay in the late seventies, including the former #1 hits "Just Remember I Love You" and "You Are The Woman."
Poco will take the stage at 7 p.m., followed by Firefall at 9. Local groups will begin entertaining at 7 p.m. Local bands include Further Down, No Quarter and Rhyme & Reason.
Rockin' on the Ridge will also feature other activities, including a Kid's Corner. Concessions will also be available, as well as Rockin' on the Ridge collectible t-shirts. There is no admission charge for the event, and lawn chairs are encouraged for concert-goers.