November 21, 2013

Music & Nightlife Listings

Comedy, concerts, bars and nightclubs


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Rustic Overtones will play an acoustic show with a string section on Saturday at the Franco Center in Lewiston. The concert benefits the Good Shepherd Food Bank.

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Kayhan Kalhor, a master of Kurdish and Persian music, will perform Saturday at Hannaford Hall on the University of Southern Maine Portland campus.

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Gabriel Iglesias, State Theatre, Portland, $39.50, reserved seating. 8 p.m. Friday.

Joan Rivers, presented by Portland Ovations, Merrill Auditorium, Portland, $45 to $70. portland Opening set from vocal group The Joan Rangers, 8 p.m. Friday.



Dark Star Orchestra, State Theatre, Portland, $25 advance, $30 door. Grateful Dead tribute band, 8 p.m.

Judy Collins, Stone Mountain Arts Center, Brownfield, $85. Folk singer-songwriter, 8 p.m.

Howie Day, Asylum, Portland, $19, $29 VIP, all ages. Singer-songwriter, 9 p.m.

Drumming Circle, The Hive, Kennebunk. 8 p.m.

Cluster-Folk: String Bands Night, One Longfellow Square, Portland, $10 advance, $15 door. Caroline Cotter with Tricky Britches, Tumbling Bones and The Whiskey Boys, 8 p.m.

USM School of Music Jazz Ensemble, University of Southern Maine, Corthell Concert Hall, Gorham, $8, $5 students and seniors. usm.maine .edu/music/boxoffice. Traditional swing music and innovative compositions and arrangements, 7:30 p.m.

Rusty Hinges, Savory Maine, Damariscotta. 6 p.m.

Jazz Ensemble, University of Maine (Minsky Recital Hall), Orono, $9. 7:30 p.m.

Novel Jazz Septet, Skidompha Library, Damariscotta, $14, $12 seniors, $6 for ages 13 to 18, free for 12 and under. 563-5513. 7 p.m.


Ari Hest, Jonathan’s Restaurant, Ogunquit, $22.50. Singer-songwriter, 8 p.m.

Johnny Gates & The Invite, Asylum, Portland, $7, all ages. Country, with Colour of London, 9 p.m.

Hollerfest, Strand Theatre, Rockland, $17. With The Toughcats, The Ghost of Paul Revere and Darlingside, 7:30 p.m.

The Honey Dew Drops, The Hive, Kennebunk. With Traveling Trees, 8 p.m.

Session Americana with Heather Maloney, One Longfellow Square, Portland, $15 advance, $20 door. Singer-songwriter, 8 p.m.

Kyle Hardy Jazz Trio, Elements: Books Coffee Beer, Biddeford. elementsbookscoffeebeer .com. Jazz standards and improvisations with tenor sax, drums and bass, 8 p.m.

USM School of Music Vocal Jazz Ensembles, University of Southern Maine, Corthell Concert Hall, Gorham, $8, $5 students and seniors. usm Jazz standards and pieces written for vocal jazz ensembles, 8 p.m.

Resurgam Records Singer Songwriter Showcase, Local Sprouts Cooperative, Portland. local Chris Pulsoni and Zach Higgins, 7 p.m.

SCBN Rock Showcase: Leveret, Lisa/Liza and Erik Neilson, Mayo Street Arts, Portland, $7. mayo 8 p.m.

Joelle Morris and the Music of Edith Piaf, Franco Center, Lewiston, $17, $15 seniors. franco Evening of songs by Edith Piaf backed by a band, 7:30 p.m.

Judy Collins, Chocolate Church Arts Center, Bath, $45. Folk singer-songwriter, 7:30 p.m.


Sonny Landreth, Stone Mountain Arts Center, Brownfield, $26. Louisiana slide guitarist, 8 p.m.

The Devil Makes Three, State Theatre, Portland, $19.50 advance, $22 door. Folk punk, with Shakey Graves, 9 p.m.

Molly Ringwald, Husson University, Gracie Theatre, Bangor, $25-$32. With jazz quartet, 4 and 7:30 p.m.

Melissa Ferrick, One Longfellow Square, Portland, $20 advance, $25 door. Singer-songwriter, 8 p.m.

Hurry Down Sunshine, Savory Maine, Damariscotta. 6 p.m.

Plain White T’s and Parachute, Asylum, Portland, $21, all ages. Pop-punk, with Tommy and The High Pilots, 8:30 p.m.

James McMurtry, Waterville Opera House, $22.50 advance, $27.50 door. Folk-rock singer-songwriter, 8 p.m.

T.S. Baker and Craig Werth, First Parish Federated Church, South Berwick, $10 advance, $12 door. 450-8746. Singer-songwriters, 7 p.m.

Erica Brown and The Bluegrass Connection, Saco River Theatre, Buxton, $16, $14 seniors and students. Fiddler and band play bluegrass, country and folk, 7:30 p.m.

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