August 10, 2011

Music and Nightlife Listings

Concerts, comedy, bars and clubs

• CONCERTS

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John Hiatt and The Combo perform in Brownfield tonight.

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TODAY

KahBang Music, Art and Film Festival, with My Morning Jacket and more than 40 other bands, Bangor waterfront. $45 per day; $70 to $80 two-day pass; $80 to $100 VIP pass. kahbang.com.
7:15 to 11 p.m. today; 1:15 to 11 p.m. Friday; 12:30 p.m. to 11 p.m. Saturday.

De Temps Antan, Quebec traditional band, Unity Centre for the Performing Arts. $15. 948-7469. 7:30 p.m.

James Montgomery Band, blues, The Landing at Pine Point, Scarborough. $17.50 to $22.50. 774-4527. 8 p.m.

Music in the Park, with singer-songwriter Anni Clark (folk, blues and pop), Festival Plaza, Auburn (rain location: Franco American Heritage Center, Lewiston). Free. 782-7228. Noon.

Summer Lakeside Concerts, with singer-songwriter Jim Gallant, Bates College (Keigwin Amphitheater), Lewiston. Free. 786-6330. 6 p.m.

The McCarthys (country rock), Eastern Promenade, Portland. Free. 756-8275. 7 p.m.

Big Chief, rhythm and roots music, Portland Lobster Company. Free. portlandlobstercompany.com. 6 to 9 p.m.

John Hiatt & The Combo, folk/country, Stone Mountain Arts Center, Brownfield. $100. stone
mountainartscenter.com. 8 p.m.

“Music on the Mall,” with The Merrymeeting Community Band, Brunswick Mall. Free. 729-4439. 6 to 8 p.m.

Summer Music Concert Series, with  singer-songwriter Billy Libby, Lithgow Public Library, Augusta. Free. 626-2415. 6:30 p.m.

Summer Concert Series, with High Ryder (music from the ’50s and ’60s), Memorial Park, Old Orchard Beach. Free. 934-0860. 6:30 p.m.

Hot Summer Nights Music Series, with Mudhook (traditional shanties and ballads), Central School, South Berwick. Free/donation. 384-5846. 6 p.m.

Steeple Jazz Concert, with pianist Ellen Rowe and saxophonist Andrew Bishop, Lovell United Church of Christ, Center Lovell. Free. 7 p.m.

Eric Taylor, acoustic folk, Fifth Maine Regiment Museum, Peaks Island. $10. fifthmainemuseum.org. 7:30 p.m.

FRIDAY

Chris Smither, folk, Stone Mountain Arts Center, Brownfield. $20. stonemountainartscenter.com. 8 p.m.Ellis Paul, folk, Opera House at Boothbay Harbor. $17 in advance; $20 at door. 633-5159. 8 p.m.

Crooked Still, nu-folk/bluegrass, Jonathan’s Restaurant, Ogunquit. $27.50 in advance; $30.50 day of show. jonathansrestaurant.com. 8 p.m.

Ernie Haase and Signature Sound, gospel, Seaside Pavilion, Old Orchard Beach. $15, $19. 934-2024. 6 p.m.

Schoodic Arts “Emerging Artists” Concert Series, with Katie Higgins (soulful country), Hammond Hall, Winter Harbor. $5; free for ages 12 and under. 963-2569. 7 p.m.

The Itals, reggae vocal group, Strand Theatre, Rockland. $20. rocklandstrand.com. 8 p.m.

Tommy Bazarian, folk-rock, CD-release show, One Longfellow Square, Portland. $5 in advance and for students; $7 at door. onelongfellowsquare.com. 8 p.m.

“2+2=Jive,” jazz standards, Brackett Church, Peaks Island. Free/donations. 766-5013. 7:30 p.m.

The Lucid, pop/rock, Portland Lobster Company. Free. portlandlobstercompany.com. 7 to 10 p.m.

SATURDAY

Land of Harvest, Contemporary Christian music, Agape Coffeehouse Seacoast Chapel, Saco. Free. 282-3000. 6 to 8 p.m.

Ellis Paul, folk, Stone Mountain Arts Center, Brownfield. $20. stonemountainartscenter.com. 8 p.m.

Taj Mahal, rock/blues, with Fredericks Brown, all ages; State Theatre, Portland. $25 to $35. statetheatreportland.com. 8 p.m.

Stephen Kellogg and The Sixers, folk rock, Strand Theatre, Rockland. $23. rocklandstrand.com. 8 p.m.

Rickie Lee Jones, rock/pop, L.L. Bean Discovery Park, Freeport. Free. llbean.com. 7:30 p.m.

Eddie Forman Orchestra, polka music, Wells Harbor Community Park (rain location is Wells Junior High School). Free. 7:30 p.m.

Edith Jones Project, all-female big-band jazz band, Saco River Grange Hall, Bar Mills. $13 to $15/donation. 929-6472. 7:30 p.m.

Mary Fahl, singer-songwriter, with Greg Douglass, One Longfellow Square, Portland. $20 in advance; $23 at door. 761-1757. 8 p.m.

Bob Danzillo, Allan Schwinn and Alan Taplin, folk music, adults only; York Art Association, York Harbor. Free. 363-4049. 7 p.m.

Jerry Bryant, maritime songs, Maine Maritime Museum, Bath. $10, $12; $5 for ages 15and under. mainemaritimemuseum.org.7:30 p.m.

First Annual Festival of Music, with The Modest Proposal, Educated Advocates, Pecan Sandies and other acts, South Portland High School Auditorium. $15; $5 with student ID. 846-3731. 6 p.m.

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