Local groups to perform Friday in Batavia

BATAVIA - On Friday, local bands CattleProd! (featuring Greg  Boerner) and Noah’s Arcade (featuring Noah Gabriel) will duke it out in a battle of rock and blues.

The show, part of the Music Matters Summer Concert Series, will be from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. at the Batavia Riverwalk, Houston Street and North Island Avenue.

Local music fan and critic Andre Salles will be master of ceremonies and officiator.

“This is a unique Battle of the Bands you will not want to miss,” said Jeff Matter, owner of Music Matters, in a press release. “We have some really great local talent and we are thrilled they could join us for this season’s concert series to show off their best!”

More information is available by going to www.MusicMattersConcerts.org.