Mark Scalia and Jimmy “PJ” Walsh, Jonathan’s Restaurant, Ogunquit. $17 advance; $20 day of show. jonathansrestaurant.com. 8 p.m. Friday.
October Music Series, Giff Jamison and Nancy Sferra, Savory Maine, Damariscotta. savory mainedining.com. 6 p.m.
Alan Reid and Rob van Sante, Scottish duo, Opera House at Boothbay Harbor. $15 advance; $20 day of show. boothbayoperahouse.com.8 p.m.
Zappa Plays Zappa, Dweezil Zappa plays Frank Zappa songs, State Theatre, Portland. $35 to $75. statetheatreportland.com. 8 p.m.
Ellis Paul with Antje Duvekot, singer-songwriters, Stone Mountain Arts Center, Brownfield. $25. stonemountainartscenter.com. 8 p.m.
John Gorka, singer-songwriter, One Longfellow Square, Portland. $22 advance; $25 day of show. onelongfellowsquare.com. 7 p.m.
Martin Sexton, singer-songwriter, Strand Theatre, Rockland. $25. rocklandstrand.com.7:30 p.m.
Bronze Radio Return, indie roots, rock, Port City Music Hall, Portland. $12 advance; $15 day of show, 18-plus. portcitymusichall.com. 9 p.m.
Rob Schreiber’s Standard Issue, jazz from the Great American Songbook, Marriott at Sable Oaks, South Portland. standardissue.me. 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
Old Soul with Clara Berry, The Hive, Kennebunk. $10. thehivekennebunk.com. 8 p.m.
Shanna Underwood, acoustic Americana with guitar and cello, Elements: Books Coffee Beer, Biddeford. elementsbookscoffeebeer.com. 8 p.m.
Lazy Lightning, tribute to the music of the Grateful Dead, Franco Center, Lewiston. $6 advance; $8 day of show. francocenter.org. 9 p.m.
Martin Sexton, singer-songwriter, Stone Mountain Arts Center, Brownfield. $40. stone mountainartscenter.com. 8 p.m.
Yonder Mountain String Band, progressive bluegrass, State Theatre, Portland. $20 advance; $25 day of show. statetheatreportland.com. 8 p.m.
Fiddle-icious, Maine’s largest fiddle orchestra of traditional Celtic music, Biddeford Middle School Auditorium/ Performing Arts Center. $10, 12 and under free. fiddleicious.com. 7:30 p.m.
Air Traffic Controller, with When Particles Collide and Rural Ghosts, Asylum, Portland. $5, all ages. portlandasylum.com. 9 p.m.
Portland Ovations Presents Scottish Gaelic Singer Julie Fowlis, with three-piece band playing fiddle, guitar, bouzouki and flutes, Hannaford Hall, USM, Portland. $38, limited number of $10 students tickets available. portlandovations.org. 8 p.m.
New Gloucester Village Coffee House Present Castlebay, traditional Celtic music, First Congregational Church, New Gloucester. $10. 926-3260. 7:30 p.m.
November Open Mic Night, singers, musicians, storyteller, poets and actors are welcome to participate, Fuego Diablo Studios, Pownal. 408-3185. 6:30 p.m.
The Portland Rhumba Project, The Hive, Kennebunk. $10. thehivekennebunk.com. 8 p.m.
Vox One, Fryeburg Academy, award-winning, internationally renowned a cappella jazz quintet, Leura Hill Eastman Performing Arts Center, Fryeburg. $25, $20 seniors, $10 students. fryeburgacademy.org/pac. 7:30 p.m.
Shape Note Singing, four-part singing tradition also known as Sacred Harp, everyone is welcome to participate, The New Church, Portland. Free. maineshapenotesinging.org. 1 to 4 p.m.
Bullet For My Valentine, Welsh metalcore. with Black Veil Brides, State Theatre, Portland. $29.50 advance; $35 day of show. statetheatreportland .com. 7:30 p.m.
Fiddle-icious, Franco American Heritage Center, Maine’s largest fiddle orchestra of traditional Celtic music, Lewiston. $15, $13 seniors and students. fiddleicious.com. 2 p.m.
Composer & Pianist Morton Gold, retrospective concert with piano, flute and tenor and soprano vocalists, Temple Beth El, Portland. Free, donations appreciated. 774-2649. 3 p.m.
Monday Night Blues Series, Toni Lynn Washington, Time Out Pub, Rockland. $10. 593-9336. 7 p.m.
David Berkeley, singer-songwriter. Max Garcia Conover opens, One Longfellow Square, Portland. $12 advance; $15 day of show. one longfellowsquare.com. 8 p.m.
Wednesday Blues Jam, presented by the Maine Blues Society, Narals Restaurant, Auburn. 344-3201. 7 p.m. Through Nov. 13.
Library Coffeehouse, performance by the trio Wildage; mix of dance, country, waltzes and more, Camden Public Library. $8, $7 seniors and students. 236-3440. 7 p.m.
Shine it on Thursday with Probably Dog, The Hive, Kennebunk. $5. thehivekennebunk.com. 8 p.m.
Mark Olson, alt-country singer from The Jayhawks, One Longfellow Square, Portland. $12 advance; $15 day of show. onelongfellow square.com. 8 p.m.
• NIGHT CLUBS
Poke Chop & The Other White Meat, soulful blues, Gingko Blue, Portland. gingkoblue.com. 8 p.m.
Kiss Cover Band with Kurt Baker and Connor McGrath, Slainte, Portland. 21-plus. slainte winebar.com. 9 p.m.
The High Spirits and Ralph Graceffa, cosmic funk with a blues duo, Blue, Portland. portcity blue.com. 7 p.m.
Beer Pong, Line Dancing, Karaoke and DJ B-set, Club Texas, Auburn. $2, 21-plus. 784-7785. clubtexas.info. Doors at 6 p.m.
Happy Hour with Travis James Humphrey, Dogfish Bar and Grille, Portland. thedogfishcompany .com. 5 p.m.
Jazz Friday with The Waiters, Dogfish Bar and Grille, Portland. thedogfishcompany.com. 8 p.m.
Lynch & Moore, acoustic blues, Andy’s Old Port Pub, Portland. andysoldportpub.com. 8:30 p.m.
Zombie Prom Tour, Losing September, Cyanide Sunrise, Undisclosed, Altered, Project 1313 and If You Insist, Club Texas, Auburn. $10, all ages. clubtexas.info. doors at 7 p.m.
Jazz At The Blue, Blue, Portland. portcityblue .com. Abram Taylor Trio, 6 p.m., Domino Jazz, 8 p.m. Chris Klaxton Quartet, 10 p.m.
Slainte’s 7th Anniversary Celebration with The Keenans, Celtic rock, Slainte, Portland. slaintewinebar.com. 7 p.m.
Matt Meyer and The Gumption Junction, Dogfish Bar and Grille, Portland. thedogfish company.com. 8 p.m.
Andi Fawcett, singer-songwriter, Andy’s Old Port Pub, Portland. andysoldportpub.com. 8:30 p.m.
D.R.Ü. and Bad Horse, psychedelic honky-tonk, Bayside Bowl, Portland. baysidebowl.com. 8 p.m.
Mobile Death Camp, Seize the Vatican, Flothru, Brand New Day and Cover One Eye, Club Texas, Auburn. $10, all ages. clubtexas.info. Doors at 7 p.m.
Owen Conforte, singer-songwriter, Andy’s Old Port Pub, Portland. andysoldportpub.com. 5:30 p.m.
Heather Styka and Pat Hull, Chicago-based singer-songwriters, Andy’s Old Port Pub, Portland. andysoldportpub.com. 6 p.m.
Open in the Rounds, singer-songwriter open jam session featuring Martin Swinger, hosted by Shanna Underwood, Blue, Portland. port cityblue.com. 7:30 p.m. Through Nov. 15.
Brian Patricks, singer-songwriter, Andy’s Old Port Pub, Portland. andysoldportpub.com. 6:30 p.m.
Irish Music Night, Blue, Portland. portcityblue.com. Tom Morley, 7:30 p.m.; Irish Seisium, 9 p.m. Through Nov. 13.
David Beam and the Custom House Gang, roots and Americana, Andy’s Old Port Pub, Portland. andysoldportpub.com. 8 p.m.
Acoustic Open Mic, Dogfish Bar and Grille, Portland. thedogfishcompany.com. 7 p.m.
The Elli(e)s, singer-songwriters Elli Gray and Ellie Chase, Blue, Portland. portcityblue.com. 7 p.m.
Robby Simpson, Blue, Portland. portcityblue.com. 9 p.m.
Covering Tracks, covers by Jim Maxner and Scott Webber, Andy’s Old Port Pub, Portland. andysoldportpub.com. 6:30 p.m.
My Bluegrass Romance, Dogfish Bar and Grille, Portland. thedogfishcompany.com. 8 p.m.