CONCERTS

TODAY

Emilia Dahlin, singer/songwriter, with Suzie Brown, One Longfellow Square, Portland. $12 in advance; $15 at door. onelongfellowsquare.com. 8 p.m.

Big Bad Voodoo Daddy, swing, 21-plus; The Landing at Pine Point, Scarborough. $32 in advance; $37 at door. thelandingatpinepoint.com. 8 p.m. (opening act at 7 p.m.)

Avett Brothers, Americana/roots, with John Oates of Hall & Oates, State Theatre, Portland. Sold out. statetheatreportland.com. 7:30 p.m.

Recession Session with Cedric Watson & Bijou Creole, zydeco, Stone Mountain Arts Center, Brownfield. $10. stonemountainartscenter.com. 8 p.m. (doors at 6 p.m.)

Beth Hart, rock/blues, 18-plus; Port City Music Hall, Portland. $25 in advance; $30 at door; $40 VIP seated. portcitymusichall.com. 8 p.m.

Joe Gallant, singer/songwriter, Local Sprouts Cooperative, Portland. Free/donations. 899-3529. 7 p.m. 

FRIDAY

Maura O’Connell, Celtic/roots, One Longfellow Square, Portland. $22 in advance; $25 at door. onelongfellowsquare.com. 8 p.m.

Preservation Hall Jazz Band, Opera House at Boothbay Harbor. $25 in advance; $35 at door. boothbayoperahouse.com. 8 p.m.

Bone Thugs-n-Harmony, all ages, R&B/rap, State Theatre, Portland. $20 in advance; $23 at door. statetheatreportland.com. 8 p.m.

Steve Tesh, Christopher Teret, Stephanie Rabins, Chriss Sutherland and Micah Blue Smaldone, folk/rock, Mayo Street Arts, Portland. $5. mayostreetarts.org. 7:30 p.m.

James Montgomery Band Presents the Best of Maine, with local musicians Pete Kilpatrick, Marie Moreshead, Mark “Guitar” Miller and Bruce Marshall, City Theater, Biddeford. $25 to $35. 282-0849. 8 p.m.

Scarab, Journey tribute band, with Pat Benatar tribute band Fired Up, The Landing at Pine Point, Scarborough. $20. thelandingatpinepoint.com. 7:30 p.m.

!Zing, vocal group performing jazz, Motown and originals from director Charles Brown, St. Lawrence Arts Center, Portland. $15. stlawrencearts.org. 7:30 p.m. 

SATURDAY

Putnam Smith, old-timey music, CD-release party, One Longfellow Square, Portland. $8 in advance; $10 at door. onelongfellowsquare.com. 8 p.m.

Kellylee Evans, jazz, Chocolate Church Arts Center, Bath. $18 at door; $15 in advance. chocolatechurcharts.org. 7:30 p.m.

Stone Mountain Live, with Knots and Crosses, folk/rock, hosted by Carol Noonan and The Stone Mountain Boys, Stone Mountain Arts Center, Brownfield. $55. stonemountainartscenter.com. 7:30 p.m.

Maura O’Connell, Opera House at Boothbay Harbor. $18 in advance; $22 at door. 633-5159. 8 p.m.

George Clinton and Parliament Funkadelic, funk, all ages; Maine State Pier, Portland. $25 in advance; $30 at door. statepier.com. 7 p.m.

Rolling Roots Revue, blues, old-timey, ragtime, folk and more, with Dale Robin Goodman, Mayo Street Arts, Portland. $10. mayostreetarts.org. 7:30 p.m.

Pine Tree Academy Bell Ringers, Midcoast Presbyterian Church, Topsham. Free/donations. 865-3665. 7:30 p.m.

Mad Agnes, Celtic folk/rock, Fryeburg Academy (Leura Hill Eastman Performing Arts Center), Fryeburg. $5 to 15. 935-9232. 7:30 p.m.

Watoto Children’s Choir, contemporary gospel/traditional African rhythm, Kennebunk Town Hall. Free. 985-4303. 7 p.m.

Shaker Meetinghouse and Francis Bliss Birthday Singing, followed by potluck supper, Sabbathday Lake Shaker Village, New Gloucester. Free. 721-9732. 1 to 4:30 p.m. 

SUNDAY

Pine Tree Academy Bell Ringers, First Parish Church, Freeport. Free/donations. 865-3665. 2:30 p.m.

Weekly Music Jam Sessions, bring an instrument or just listen, Sail Power and Steam Museum, Rockland. Free. 701-7627. 2 to 4 p.m.

Maine Ole’ Opry, country, featuring Country Mist, The Frye Mountain Band and special guests; induction by Rusty Rogers; dedicated to the memory of Dick Curless; American Legion Bourque-Lanigan Post No. 5, Waterville. $8; $7 for members and seniors. 490-1232. 1 p.m.

Shape Note Singing, not a performance, everyone welcome to participate; The New Church, Portland. Free/donation. 216-3890. 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. 

TUESDAY

Orgone, funk/soul, 18-plus; Port City Music Hall, Portland. $10 in advance; $12 at door; $25 VIP seated. portcitymusichall.com. 8 p.m.

Nuala Kennedy, Andrea Beaton and Owen Marshall, Celtic music, Lakeside Theater, Rangeley. $15 to $20. 864-5000. 7 p.m. 

WEDNESDAY

Nuala Kennedy, Celtic music, Skye Theatre Performing Arts Center, South Carthage. $15. 562-4445. 7 p.m.

Maine Songwriters Association Showcase, local musicians, One Longfellow Square, Portland. $5. onelongfellowsquare.com. 7 p.m.

Weekly Old Time Music Jam, open jam of old-time Appalachian music, bring an instrument or just listen; Local Sprouts Cooperative, Portland. Free/donation. 899-3529. 7 to 9 p.m.

Eric Bettencourt, Pete Miller and Amanda Gervasi, singer-songwriters, Frontier Cafe, Cinema & Gallery, Brunswick. $12 to $15. 725-5222. 7 p.m. 

• COMEDY

Comedy Night, featuring Nellie Coes, John Ater, Karen Morgan and more, The Royal Bean, Yarmouth. $12. 846-1009. 7 p.m. today.

Comedy Showcase, with Jimmy Dunn, 18-plus (16-plus with parent); Comedy Connection, Portland. $7.50. mainecomedy.com 8:30 p.m. today.

Comedy Showcase, with Jimmy Dunn, Kelly MacFarland and Matt D, 18-plus (16-plus with parent); Comedy Connection, Portland. $15. mainecomedy.com. 8:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday.

Comedy Death Punk 2, a night of jokes, stories, music and spoken word, 21-plus; Geno’s, Portland. $4. 9:30 p.m. Saturday. 

• BARS/CLUBS

TODAY

Open Mic Night, Deer Run Tavern, Yarmouth. 846-9555. 7:30 to 10:30 p.m.

The Wetsuits, rock, Dogfish Bar and Grille, Portland. thedogfishbarandgrille.com. 8 p.m.

Jack Tar, acoustic/folk-rock, with Antiseptic, 21-plus; Empire Dine and Dance, Portland. $4. portlandempire.com. 9 p.m.

Brian Patricks, acoustic rock, blues and folk, Andy’s Old Port Pub, Portland. 874-2639. 8 p.m.

Patti DeRosa, acoustic, Blue, Portland. portcityblue.com. 8 p.m.

Keith Dover, acoustic, Blue, Portland. portcityblue.com. 9:30 p.m.

Band Beyond Description, jam-band covers, 21-plus; Big Easy, Portland. bigeasyportland.com. 9 p.m.

Kitchen Party, Irish music, Ri Ra, Portland. rira.com. 8:30 p.m. 

FRIDAY

Travis James Humphrey, country/rock, Dogfish Bar and Grille, Portland. thedogfishbarand grille.com. 5 to 7 p.m.

Del Rossi Posse, rock/R&B, Dogfish Bar and Grille, Portland. thedogfishbarandgrille.com. 8 p.m.

Brenda, Under a Cardboard Sea and BirdOrgan, old-timey, 21-plus; Geno’s, Portland. $5. 221-2382. 9 p.m.

Friday Night Jazz, with Dorie Barnes (vocals) and Peter Herman (guitar), Solo Bistro, Bath. 443-3373. 6:30 to 9:30 p.m.

Mod Night, with Ian Page and Kurrrrt Baker, 21-plus; Empire Dine and Dance, Portland. $3. portlandempire.com. 9 p.m.

Buddy MacDonald and Rachel Davis, Celtic music, dinner/concert series, Fisherman’s Wharf Inn, Boothbay Harbor. $25. 633-5050. Dinner seatings at 5:30 and 7:30 p.m.

Lynch & Moore, blues rock, Andy’s Old Port Pub, Portland. 874-2639. 8:30 p.m.

Travis Cyr, folk, Blue, Portland. portcityblue.com. 7 p.m.

Dark Hollow Bottling Company, Americana, Blue, Portland. portcityblue.com. 8 p.m.

Okbari, Middle Eastern ensemble with bellydancers, Blue, Portland. portcityblue.com. 10 p.m.

Where the Art Walk Ends, presented by Geoff Zimmerman, with Andi Fawcett, El Grande and Pecan Sandies, Big Easy, Portland. $5. bigeasyportland.com. 9 p.m.

Killcollins Band, rock, Ri Ra, Portland. rira.com. 10 p.m.

Joe Farren, piano, Portland Lobster Company. portlandlobstercompany.com. 9 p.m.

Darien Brahms, alt-rock, Bayside Bowl, Portland. $5. baysidebowl.com. 8 p.m.

SATURDAY

Rizing Tide, rock cover band, 21-plus; Andy’s Old Port Pub, Portland. 874-2639. 8:30 p.m. Dead Season, metal, CD-release show, all ages; Club Texas, Auburn. $8. 784-7785. Doors at 8 p.m.

The Lovers, all-female electronic pop trio, with Tree Streets and Jos?yerve, all ages; The Oak and the Ax, Biddeford. $6. theoakandtheax .blogspot.com. 8 p.m.

Matt Myer and The Gumption Junction, roots/country, Dogfish Bar and Grille, Portland. thedogfishbarandgrille.com. 8 p.m.

Maine Roller Derby After-Bout Party, 21-plus; Empire Dine and Dance, Portland. $3; free if you attend the derby. portlandempire.com. 9 p.m.

Nickolas Dimoulas, Blue, Portland. portcityblue.com. 8 p.m.

Jonathan Wertheim, jazz, Blue, Portland. portcityblue.com. 10 p.m.

Goose Pimp Orchestra, rock, Big Easy, Portland. $5. bigeasyportland.com. 9 p.m.

Time Pilots, rock/pop covers, Bubba’s Sulky Lounge, Portland. bubbassulkylounge.com. 9 p.m.

The Still, rock/pop, Portland Lobster Company. portlandlobstercompany.com. 6 to 9 a.m.

SUNDAY

The Couch, open mic with host John Nels and guest artist Lauryn Hottinger, Empire Dine and Dance, Portland. portlandempire.com. 8 p.m.

Stephanie Hayward, jazz, blues and folk, Andy’s Old Port Pub, Portland. 874-2639. 5:30 p.m.

Pillars and Tongues, gothic/trance, with Hiro Kone and Drag Pony, The Oak and the Ax, Biddeford. $7. theoakandtheax.blogspot.com. 8 p.m.

Port Veritas, spoken word, Blue, Portland. portcityblue.com. 7 p.m.

The Still, rock/pop, Portland Lobster Company. portlandlobstercompany.com. Noon. 

MONDAY

Bluegrass Mondays, with The Stowaways, Empire Dine and Dance, Portland. portlandempire.com. Open jam at 7 p.m.; concert at 9 p.m.

Open Mic, with Alec Wall, Andy’s Old Port Pub, Portland. 874-2639. 7 p.m.

Ryan Halliburton, acoustic, Portland Lobster Company. portlandlobstercompany.com. Noon to 3 p.m.

Michael Krapovicky, acoustic rock, Portland Lobster Company. portlandlobstercompany.com. 5 to 8 p.m.

TUESDAY

Acoustic Roots and Blues Jam, Dogfish Bar and Grille, Portland. thedogfishbarandgrille.com. 8 p.m.

Keith Dover, acoustic folk, blues and folk, Andy’s Old Port Pub, Portland. 874-2639. 7:30 p.m.

Cover to Cover, local musicians play a classic album and originals, Big Easy, Portland. bigeasyportland.com. The Sam Anderson Band plays “Beggars Banquet” by The Rolling Stones, 9 p.m. 

WEDNESDAY

Acoustic Open Mic, with Joe Gallant, Dogfish Bar and Grille, Portland. thedogfishbarandgrille.com. 8 p.m.

Floydz Boyz, jazz piano trio, Grace, Portland. restaurantgrace.com. 6 to 9 p.m.

Tom Wilsbach and Don Wessels, Irish music, Blue, Portland. portcityblue.com. 8 p.m.

Traditional Irish Session, Irish music, Blue, Portland. portcityblue.com. 9:30 p.m.

Custom House Gang, roots, blues and folk, Andy’s Old Port Pub, Portland. 874-2639. 7:30 p.m.

Rap Night, hosted by Shupe and Ill By Instinct, 21-plus; Big Easy, Portland. $3. bigeasyportland.com. 9 p.m.

Rob Benton, acoustic, Ri Ra, Portland. rira.com. 8:30 p.m.