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See The Accidentals in Bronson Park

Traverse City-based The Accidentals don’t call Kalamazoo home, but we like to think of them as ours. And they might as well be, with four concerts scheduled in the area this summer (two of which were in June, bummer).

You might recognize this Michigan-made band from their song “Michigan and Again,” which plays in a Pure Michigan commercial, but there’s a lot of other music coming from this young, dynamic trio. It was named one of Yahoo Music’s “Top 10 Bands to Watch” in 2017.

Your first chance to see them will be at 5 p.m. July 15 in Bronson Park, in downtown Kalamazoo, as part of the Arts Council of Greater Kalamazoo’s Summertime Live series. The show is free.

The band will be back in town Aug. 25 for a 7 p.m. show at Bell’s Eccentric Café’s beer garden, 255 E. Kalamazoo Ave. Tickets are $20, and the show is for ages 21 and older. For tickets, visit