December 19, 2013

Music & Nightlife Listings

Concerts, bars and nightclubs

• MUSIC

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The drumming group Inanna, Sisters in Rhythm will be at One Longfellow Square in Portland on Sunday.

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THURSDAY

Mike James’ Blue Lions, urban Chicago blues, Gingko Blue, 455 Fore St., Portland. gingkoblue.com. 8 p.m.

Young Musicians Winter Concert, King Middle School, 92 Deering Ave., Portland. Free. king.portlandschools.org. 6 p.m.

FRIDAY

Castlebay, joyous and mysterious seasonal songs and tunes from Ireland, Scotland, the British Isles and New England, $10. Curtis Memorial Library, 23 Pleasant St., Brunswick. curtislibrary.com. 7:15 p.m.

Matthew Stubbs Band, featuring Dennis Brennan, blues, $15 advance, $20 day of show. One Longfellow Square, 181 State St., Portland. onelongfellowsquare.com. 8 p.m.

Travis James Humphrey and the Retro Rockets, swing and blues, Gingko Blue, 455 Fore St., Portland. gingkoblue.com. 9 p.m.

Stone Mountain Live Christmas Show, hosted by Carol Noonan and the Stone Mountain Boys with special guests, The Gibson Brothers, $60. Stone Mountain Arts Center, 695 Dugway Road, Brownfield. stonemountainartscenter.com. 8 p.m.

Swaggering Swingbillies, good old country music. Local Sprouts, 649 Congress St., Portland. localsprouts.coop. 7 p.m.

The Alumni Band, “The Spirit of Christmas,” please bring nonperishable food items for the Stone Soup Food Pantry, $10 advance, $12 day of show. City Theater, 205 Main St., Biddeford. citytheater.org. 7 p.m.

Fifth Freedom’s CD release party, with special guests Loki, The Veayo Twins and The Resistance. $5; all ages. Club Texas, 150 Center St., Auburn. clubtexas.info. 7 p.m.

SATURDAY

Anna Lombard, indie rock, soul, pop. The Other Bones open the show. $10 in advance, $12 day of show, $20 preferred seating, 18-plus. Port City Music Hall, 504 Congress St., Portland. portcitymusichall.com. 9 p.m.

8th annual Christmas Jazz Concert with the Chris Humphrey Big Band, 16-piece big band plays holiday favorites. Proceeds to benefit the York County Fuel Assistance Program. Suggested $10 donation. Church on the Cape, 3 Langsford Road, Kennebunkport. churchonthecape.org. 7 p.m.

The Wizards of Winter, Christmas and classical music Trans Siberian Orchestra tribute show, $20, $40 reserved seating. The State Theatre, 609 Congress St., Portland. statetheatreportland.com. 8 p.m.

Rick Miller and His Band, three-piece Chicago blues band. Gingko Blue, 455 Fore St., Portland. gingkoblue.com. 8 p.m.

Annual Holiday Pops Concert with the Maine Pro Musica Orchestra, proceeds benefit United Mid-Coast Charities, $10, $8 for under 18. Camden Hills Regional High School (Strom Auditorium), 25 Keelson Ave., Rockport. mainepromusica.org. 4 p.m.

Stone Mountain Live Christmas Show, hosted by Carol Noonan and the Stone Mountain Boys with special guests, The Gibson Brothers, $60. Stone Mountain Arts Center, 695 Dugway Road, Brownfield. stonemountainartscenter.com. 8 p.m.

The Alumni Band, “The Spirit of Christmas,” please bring nonperishable food items for the Stone Soup Food Pantry, $10 advance, $12 day of show. City Theater, 205 Main St., Biddeford. citytheater.org. 7 p.m.

Don Campbell Band Christmas Concert, $14. Portland Players, 420 Cottage Road, South Portland. portlandplayers.org. 7:30 p.m.

The RMS Five “Unplugged” Holiday Show, gospelized Christmas carols and R&B, doo-wop flavored arrangements of holiday songs, $10 advance, $12 day of show, 12 and under free. First Parish Federated Church, 150 Main St., South Berwick. projectmusicworks.org. 6 p.m.

Dave Bullard Band and Friends, holiday tunes to classics, Curtis Memorial Library, 23 Pleasant St., Brunswick. curtislibrary.com. 7 p.m.

Koelker-Martelle Band, performing Andrew Peterson’s Christmas suite “Behold the Lamb of God,” donations accepted for The Root Cellar, Falmouth High School, free. 829-8230. 7 p.m.

SUNDAY

“What Sweeter Music: A Festival of Carols,” celebration of the Christmas season with favorite carols and new songs. Free; donations accepted. Raymond Village Community Church, 27 Main St., Raymond. rvccme@org. 2 p.m.

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