Thursday, April 24, 2014
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“Top of Radio City, New York City,” 1937, watercolor on paper, from “John Marin: Modernism at Mid-Century,” continuing at the Portland Museum of Art.
Courtesy Portland Museum of Art
The York Public Library’s free summer film series features “Black Swan” at 7 tonight.
Mark Lowry, Unplugged and Unplanned, with Stan Whitmore, Seaside Pavilion, Old Orchard Beach, $6-$9. 934-2024. 7 p.m. Friday.
Paleface, with Lucy Michelle and the Velvet Lapels, The Oak and the Ax, Biddeford, $8. theoakandtheax.blogspot.com. 8 p.m. Friday.
Brian Patricks, acoustic rock, covers and originals, Andy's Old Port Pub, Portland, free. 8:30 p.m. Friday.
Olas, musicians and dancers inspired by traditional and modern flamenco, folk, rock, Arabic and Afro-Cuban, Local Sprouts Cooperative, Portland, free, donations welcome. 899-3529. 6 p.m. Friday.
Arthur Webster and the Holy Mackerels, acoustic quartet, McSeagull's, Boothbay Harbor. 633-5900. 9 p.m. Friday.
The Feature, up-and-coming Portland band. covers from the '50s and beyond, The Local Buzz, Cape Elizabeth, donations welcome. 541-9024. 7 p.m. Friday.
North Atlantic Blues Festival, many musicians and bands featured; variety of events planned at several locations; weekend passes available., Harbor Park, Rockland, $25-$70. 593-9233; northatlanticbluesfestival.com. Saturday.
The Pine Leaf Boys, Cajun, Stone Mountain Arts Center, Brownfield, $20. 8 p.m. (doors 6 p.m.) Saturday.
Chris Hillman and Herb Pedersen, One Longfellow Square, Portland, $30/$35. 761-1757. 8 p.m. Saturday.
RX Bandits, Port City Music Hall, Portland, $16-$22, 18+. 899-4990; portcitymusichall.com. 7 p.m. Saturday.
Windham July concert series, fiddler Don Roy's quartet, Franco-American and Celtic music, Windham Hill United Church of Christ, Windham, $8-$12, seniors and under 5 free. 892-2154. windhamhillucc.org. 7 p.m. Saturday.
Liva Jazz Supper Club, contemporary and classic jazz, Zachery's, 81 Riverside St., no cover, 21+. 774-5601. 7 to 11 p.m. Saturday.
Matt Bauer and Dana Falconberry, with Plains and Arborea, The Oak and the Ax, Biddeford, $7. theoakandtheax.blogspot.com. 8 p.m. Saturday.
Ben Ripani Music Co., classic contemporary Americana, Andy's Old Port Pub, Portland, free. andysoldportpub.com. 8:30 p.m. Saturday.
Summer concert series, Court Yard Hounds (two of the Dixie Chicks), L.L. Bean Discovery Park, Freeport, free. llbean.com. 7:30 p.m. Saturday.
Denny Breau, virtuoso guitarist plays delta blues, county and jazz, benefit for the center, Nasson Community Center (Little Theatre), Springvale, $15. nassoncc.org. 7 p.m. Saturday.
Courtney Nabiloff and Geoff Zimmerman, urban folk and indie rock, island music, Local Sprouts Cooperative, Portland, free, donations welcome. 899-3529. 7 p.m. Saturday.
Summer concert series at the Hope Hobbs Gazebo, Joseph Firecrow, Native American flute, Wells Harbor Community Park, Wells, free. 7:30 p.m. Saturday.
Arthur Webster and the Holy Mackerels, acoustic quartet, McSeagull's, Boothbay Harbor. 633-5900. 9 p.m. Saturday.
Okbari Middle Eastern Ensemble, traditional and original Middle Eastern-influenced tunes, The Local Buzz, Cape Elizabeth, donations welcome. 541-9024. 7 p.m. Saturday.
Portland Sea Dogs, Minor League baseball, Hadlock Field, Portland, $7-$9. portlandseadogs.com. New Britain, 7 p.m. Thursday and Friday; 6 p.m. Saturday.
Lighthouse tours, one of only 40 caisson-style lighthouses in the U.S. and the only one open to visitors, must be over 55 inches tall, cancelled in rain or fog, Spring Point Ledge Lighthouse, South Portland, $5, free for children under 14. 699-2676. SpringPointLight.org. 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. today and Saturday.
Tour of Historic Fort Scammel on House Island, the only Maine coastal defense fort to have fired upon an intruder, a British privateer in 1813, sponsored by Maine Maritime Museum, Long Wharf, Portland, $30-$35. 443-1316; MaineMaritimeMuseum.org. Board the Chippewa at Long Wharf. 11:30 a.m. today.
Lulu Hawkes, Maine's 2011 Poetry Out Loud state champion, poetry reading with her mother Otrude Moyo, a social work and policy professor at USM, River Arts, Damariscotta. 563-1507. 7 p.m. today.
Dr. William B. Leavenworth, history lecture, "Maine's Coastal Fisheries from the Civil War to the Otter Trawl," sponsored by the Friends of Colonial Pemaquid, The Contented Sole, New Harbor, $5. 677-2423. 7:30 p.m. Monday.
Storytelling Circle hosted by Deena Weinstein, bring a story to share with others, Local Sprouts Cooperative, Portland. 899-3529. 6:30 p.m. Monday.
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Eric Bibb is among the featured performers at the North Atlantic Blues Festival, happening next weekend in Rockland.
Keith Perry Pictures
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Vishten brings the rollicking music of Prince Edward Island to One Longfellow Square in Portland on Thursday.