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The Isley Brothers (music group)

Frederick Road Fridays adds sounds of Appalachia and Caribbean

Same place. Same time. Some new toe-tapping tunes.

Frederick Road Fridays free concert series kicks off 6:30 p.m. on June 15 with a schedule that includes many of the favorite groups that performed on the Mellor Avenue outdoor stage last year.

But this summer's lineup also includes four bands who didn't play last year, including two that will provide sounds not often heard in the four previous summers.

The Klassix, One Flight Up and The Players Band will all make their Frederick Road Fridays debuts in 2012.

High Strung will return for the first time since the first season of the concert series in 2008.

The series, which ends Aug. 31, is hosted and presented...