Tuesday, March 11, 2014
Bowzer’s Rock ‘n’ Roll Party, featuring Bowzer (Jon Bauman) and The Stingrays, Shirley Alton Reeves, The Crystals and more, will be presented on Friday at Merrill Auditorium in Portland.
B.B. King, Merrill Auditorium, Portland. $49.50-$77. porttix.com. 7:30 p.m.
Paul Brady, singer-songwriter, Opera House at Boothbay Harbor. $20 advance, $25 door. boothbayoperahouse.com. 7:30 p.m.
Donna the Buffalo, pop, rock, international, country and folk, Port City Music Hall, Portland. $15 advance, $18 door, 18-plus. port citymusichall.com. 9 p.m.
Portland Jazz Orchestra, Chris Obholtzer and his 18-piece ensemble perform an evening of big band swing, One Longfellow Square, Portland. $5 advance, $9 door. onelongfellowsquare.com. 8 p.m.
Jam Session with The Sock Puppets, The Hive, Kennebunk. $3. thehivekennebunk.com. 8 p.m.
October Music Series, Savory Maine, Damariscotta. savorymainedining.com. Rusty Hinges, 6 p.m.
Brett Eldredge, country, Asylum, Portland. $15, 18-plus. portlandasylum.com. 9 p.m.
Sarah Jarosz, singer-songwriter, Stone Mountain Arts Center, Brownfield. $20. stonemountainartscenter.com. 8 p.m.
Lazerdisk, electronic dance music, Port City Music Hall, Portland. $12 advance, $15 door. portcitymusichall.com. 9 p.m.
SCBN Rock Showcase, Mayo Street Arts, Portland. $5. mayostreetarts.org. 7:30 p.m.
Old Soul, Elements: Books Coffee Beer, gypsy folk rock, Biddeford. elementsbookscoffeebeer.com. 8 p.m.
Sorcha Merril Trio with Dietrich Strause, The Hive, Kennebunk. $10. thehivekennebunk.com. 8 p.m.
Bowzer’s Rock ‘n’ Roll Party, Bowzer and The Stingrays, Shirley Alston Reeves, The Crystals and many more, benefit for the American Heart Association, Merrill Auditorium, Portland. $52-$65. porttix.com. 7:30 p.m.
Fiddle-icious, Maine’s largest fiddle orchestra of traditional Celtic music, Freeport Performing Arts Center. $10, 12 and under free. fiddleicious.com. 7:30 p.m.
Clarinetist Brad Terry, with clarinetist Barry Saunders, guitarist Peter Herman and multi-instrumentalist Will Gallison, benefit for arts center, at the Chocolate Church Arts Center, Bath. $15. 442-8455. 7:30 p.m.
Music and Muffins, Spruce Rooster, Prince Memorial Library, Cumberland Center. Free. 829-2215. 10:30 a.m.
Aztec Two Step, folk rock, One Longfellow Square, Portland. $27 advance, $32 door. Street Arts, Portland. $5. onelongfellowsquare.com. 8 p.m.
Fitz & The Tantrums, The Beat Club opens, neo-soul, indie pop. State Theatre, Portland. $20 advance, $25 door. statetheatreportland.com. 9 p.m.
The Fullertons, blues, country, rock, jazz, Americana and more, benefit for arts center, Mayo Street Arts, Portland. mayostreetarts.org. 8 p.m.
Dimensions in Jazz presents Frank Carlberg’s “Word Circus,” Poetry by Kerouac, Beckett, Stein and others set to music, Woodfords Congregational Church, Portland. $20, $10 seniors in advance, $5 students. 828-1310. 8 p.m.
USM School of Music: A Concert of Indian and World Music, with Indian master percussionist Srinivas Krishnan and singer Arjun Chandy, University of Southern Maine Corthell Concert Hall, Gorham. Free. usm.maine.edu/music. 8 p.m.
Halloween Bash with A Band Beyond Description, The Hive, Kennebunk. $10. thehive kennebunk.com. 8 p.m.
Fiddle-icious, McCormack Performing Arts Center, Maine’s largest fiddle orchestra of traditional Celtic music, Gorham High School. $10, 12 and under free. fiddleicious.com. 7:30 p.m.
October Music Series, Hurry Down Sunshine, Savory Maine, Damariscotta. savorymainedining.com. 6 p.m.
The Robert Cray Band, blues, Waterville Opera House. $40-$50, reserved seating. statetheatre portland.com. 8 p.m.
Heather Pierson album release show, pianist, singer-songwriter, Stone Mountain Arts Center, Brownfield. $17. stone mountainartscenter.com. 8 p.m.
University of Maine Symphonic Band and the UMaine Jazz Ensemble, Old and new jazz standards, University of Maine Collins Center for the Arts, Orono. $12. umaine.edu/spa. 2 p.m.
Hattie Simon, Elements: Books Coffee Beer, solo jazz vocals and piano, Biddeford. elementsbookscoffeebeer.com. 1 p.m.
Two Old Friends: Jim Prendergast and Emery Hutchins, Celtic and American country music, McArthur Library, Biddeford. 284-4181. 3 p.m.
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