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Alan Godage & Sundown to perform at Staples Music in the Park

Alan Godage & Sundown will perform at Music in the Park Series in Staples on Sunday, July 24, at 7 p.m. Pictured, from left, are Dan Gadacz, Godage and Rick Jenkins.

Classic country band Alan Godage & Sundown will perform at the Music in the Park Series in Staples at 7 p.m. Sunday, July 24.

Expect to hear music from country legends such as Charley Pride, Merle Haggard, George Jones, Conway Twitty and Hank Williams, Sr. In addition, the four-piece band has been praised for their performances of country rock; as well as 50s, gospel and old-time music.

"Our show is suitable for all ages," Godage said in a press release.

Front man Alan Godage hails from Pierz. A classic country singer/songwriter, Godage grew up listening to country music. Over the years, Godage has performed throughout the United States and recorded several albums, including "An Inside Look," recorded in Nashville, which features his original music. The Sundown Band includes Rick Jenkins on electric guitar, Dan Gadacz on drums and Kevin Barnes on bass, vocals and pedal steel.

"We have made a commitment to providing the finest live classic country music that we can give you. If you're a classic country music fan I really think you will enjoy what we have to offer," Godage said.

The Music in the Park Concerts are held in the Northern Pacific Park on Sunday evenings at 7 p.m. and will run through Aug. 14. For more information on the Music in the Park series as well as the regular concert series, check out

The Music in the Park series is funded by the Staples Host Lions Club. The series is organized by the Staples Motley Area Arts Council, with the assistance of the Staples Motley Public Schools and the City of Staples.