October 16, 2013

Music and Nightlife Listings

Comedy, music and nightclubs

COMEDY

B.B. King, the legendary blues artist, performs on Oct. 24 at Merrill Auditorium in Portland.

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Jason Stuart, Jonathan’s Restaurant, Ogunquit. $17.50 advance; $22.50 day of show. jonathans restaurant.com. 8 p.m. Friday.

Physical Comedian Tom Murphy, soul-searching repartee and world-class slapstick, $12 for 12 and under, Johnson Hall Performing Arts Center, Gardiner. $16, $14 seniors. johnsonhall.org. 7:30 p.m. Saturday.

MUSIC

THURSDAY

The English Beat, 2 tone ska revival, Port City Music Hall, Portland. $25 adv-$30 dos, $40 VIP, 18-plus. portcitymusichall.com. 8 p.m.

Shine it on Thursday with Heather Styka and Paddy Mills, The Hive, Kennebunk. $5. thehive kennebunk.com. 8 p.m.

October Music Series, Kathi Nordone, Savory Maine, Damariscotta. savorymainedining.com. 6 p.m. Through Oct. 31.

Chipped Enamel, The Pepper Club, Portland. 772-0531. 7 p.m.

FRIDAY

Cheryl Wheeler, singer-songwriter, One Longfellow Square, Portland. $25 advance; $30 day of show. onelongfellowsquare.com. 8 p.m.

Jim O’Neil and Dana Pearson, originals and light rock covers with guitar and percussion, Elements: Books Coffee Beer, Biddeford. elementsbookscoffeebeer.com. 7 p.m.

Portland Ovations Presents: Mandy Patinkin: “Dress Casual,” with pianist Paul Ford, Merrill Auditorium, Portland. $51 to $76. porttix.com. 8 p.m.

The Hive Bluegrass Series with Silent Sam and The Evans, The Hive, Kennebunk. $10. thehive kennebunk.com. 8 p.m.

Peter Alexander Band, original rock and roll. Red Beans & Rice open the show, Chocolate Church Arts Center, Bath. $10, $7 students. chocolatechurch.com. 7:30 p.m.

Vocalist Bryce Libby, accompanied by pianist John Twitchell performs cabaret style music, Araxine Wilkins Sawyer Memorial, Greene. Free. sawyer-foundation.com. 2 and 7 p.m.

SATURDAY

Umphrey’s McGee, progressive rock, State Theatre, Portland. $22.50 advance; $25 day of show. statetheatreportland.com. 8 p.m.

Ian MacKenzie and Cilantro, folk rock, rock and roll, acoustic guitar, Jonathan’s Restaurant, Ogunquit. $12 advance; $15 day of show. jonathansrestaurant.com. 9 p.m.

Leo Moran and Anthony Thistlethwaite, from the Irish band The Saw Doctors, One Longfellow Square, Portland. $22 advance; $27 day of show. onelongfellowsquare.com. 8 p.m.

Rickie Lee Jones, Asylum, Portland. $25, $39 VIP, 18-plus. portlandasylum.com. 9 p.m.

Silver Duo: Philip and Noreen Silver, with guest artist Lydia Forbes, University of Maine, Minsky Recital Hall, Orono. $9. umaine.edu/spa. 7:30 p.m.

October Music Series, Bruce Hardina, Savory Maine, Damariscotta. savorymainedining.com. 6 p.m. Through Oct. 31.

Christian Cuff, The Hive, Kennebunk. thehive kennebunk.com. 8 p.m.

Patriotic Rock Concert with Madison Rising, portion of proceeds benefit the Wounded Heroes Program of Maine and the Disabled American Veterans, Lewiston Memorial Armory. $15 advance; $20 day of show. androscogginGOP .com. 7 p.m.

Two Old Friends: Jim Prendergast and Emery Hutchins, Celtic and American country music, South Portland Public Library. Free. south portlandlibrary.com. 7 p.m.

Soggy Po’ Boys, New Orleans music, First Parish Federated Church, South Berwick. $10 advance; $12 day of show. 450-8746. 6:30 p.m.

Castlebay and Tom Kastle, benefit for Maine’s First Ship, musicians will dress in renaissance attire, Bath City Hall. $15, $10 children. mfship .org. 7:30 p.m.

Del Rey, blues guitarist and ukulele player, Stonington Opera House. $20. operahousearts .org. 7 p.m.

SUNDAY

Mike Doughty, singer-songwriter, Port City Music Hall, Portland. $22 advance; $25 day of show, 18-plus. portcitymusichall.com. 8 p.m. International Heritage Music Series, Mayo Street Arts, Portland. $10. mayostreetarts.org. 7 p.m.

Doug Kolmar, singer-songwriter performing folk, pop, jazz and Americana, Elements: Books Coffee Beer, Biddeford. elementsbookscoffee beer.com. 1 p.m.

WEDNESDAY

Jazz Jam Session with Chris Humphrey, The Hive, Kennebunk. $5. thehivekennebunk.com. 8 p.m.

Local Music Series, Connor Garvey, Gather Restaurant, Yarmouth. gathermaine.com. 6:30 p.m. Through Oct. 30.

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