March 30, 2011

Music and Nightlife: Listings

Who's playing this week

• CONCERTS

Ronnie Earl & The Broadcasters are at One Longfellow Square on Saturday.

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TODAY

Richard Wood, Prince Edward Island fiddler, Unity Centre for the Performing Arts. $20. 948-7469. 7:30 p.m.

Floydz Boyz, jazz piano trio, Grace, Portland. Free. restaurantgrace.com. 6 to 9 p.m.

Novel Jazz Septet, with guest Ralph Norris on tenor sax, Skidompha Library, Damariscotta. $10, $12; $5 ages 12 to 18. 563-5513. 7 p.m.

 

FRIDAY

Peppino D'Agostino, guitarist, Jonathan's Restaurant, Ogunquit. $25 day of event; $22.50 in advance. 646-4777. 8 p.m.

Sara Bareilles, singer-songwriter/pianist, with Elizabeth and The Catapult and Ximena Sarinana, State Theatre, Portland. Sold out. statetheatre portland.com. 8 p.m.

Po' Girl, Canadian urban roots music, with Peter Mulvey, all ages; One Longfellow Square, Portland. $15. onelongfellowsquare.com. 8 p.m.

Del McCoury Band, bluegrass, Stone Mountain Arts Center, Brownfield. $60. stonemountainartscenter.com. 8 p.m.

Eastern Block Party with Zemya and Cinder Conk, Balkan music, Mayo Street Arts, Portland. $12. brownpapertickets.com. 8 p.m.

Friday Night Jazz with keyboard player Tom Porter, Solo Bistro, Bath. Free. solobistro.com. 6:30 to 9:30 p.m.

 

SATURDAY

Alasdair Fraser and Natalie Haas, Scottish fiddler and cellist, Stone Mountain Arts Center, Brownfield. $25. stonemountainartscenter.com. 8 p.m.

Brad Terry, jazz clarinetist with mandolinist Jamie Masefield, University of Maine (Nordica Auditorium), Farmington. $12; free for under age 16. artsinstitute.org. 7:30 p.m.

Occidental Gypsy, gypsy jazz, Unity Centre for the Performing Arts. $15. 948-7469. 7:30 p.m.

J. Geils and Texas Flood, blues rock, The Landing at Pine Point, Scarborough. $30 to $40. thelandingatpinepoint.com. 8 p.m.

Kate Redgate, folk/alt-country, Fryeburg Academy (Leura Hill Eastman Performing Arts Center), Fryeburg. $15; $10 seniors; $5 students. 935-9232. fryeburgacademy.org. 7:30 p.m.

Lidral Duo, jazz, Bangor Public Library. Free. 947-8336. 2 p.m.

World Music Concert, featuring a cappella group Zemya, accordion ensemble The Maine Squeeze and ImproVox; benefits Maine's Konbit Sante Cap-Haitien, Haiti, Health Partnership; First Congregational Church, South Portland. Donation. 799-3361. 7 p.m.

The Outerspace Band, rock, College of the Atlantic (Gates Center), Bar Harbor. $10. coa.edu. 8 p.m.

Jim Gallant, folk, Village Coffeehouse, First Congregational Church, New Gloucester. $10; $5 seniors and children. 926-3260. 7:30 p.m.

Ronnie Earl & The Broadcasters, blues-rock, One Longfellow Square, Portland. $25. onelongfellowsquare.com. 8 p.m.

 

SUNDAY

Jazz Breakfast with Tracy Moore and Group, Portland Museum of Art. Breakfast items available for purchase; concert free with museum admission: $4 to $10; free for children under 6. 775-6148. 10:30 a.m. to noon.

Steve Tyrell & His Band, Grammy-winning vocalist, The Landing at Pine Point, Scarborough. $43 to $53. thelandingatpinepoint.com. 8 p.m.

Al Corey Big Band, South Parish Congregational Church, Augusta. $10; $5 for children. 622-0552. 3 p.m.

 

TUESDAY

The Dirty Heads, reggae/alt-rock, with Ballyhoo and New Politics, 18-plus; Port City Music Hall, Portland. $15 in advance; $18 at door; $28 VIP seated. portcitymusichall.com. 7 p.m.

Junior Watson, blues, with Matthew Stubbs, One Longfellow Square, Portland. onelongfellowsquare.com. $15 in advance; $18 at door. 8 p.m.

 

WEDNESDAY

University of Maine Chamber Jazz Ensemble, Bangor Public Library. Free. 947-8336. 6:30 p.m.

Capillary Action, mix of samba, pop, and classic rock, Bowdoin College (Studzinski Recital Hall), Brunswick. Free. 798-4141. 7:30 p.m.

 

COMEDY

TODAY

Half Price Showcase with Jim Lauletta, Comedy Connection, Portland. $7.50. mainecomedy.com. 8:30 p.m.

Open Mic Comedy hosted by Brian Brinegar, Slainte, Portland. 828-0900. 8 p.m.

 

FRIDAY

Jim Lauletta, Comedy Connection, Portland. $15. www.mainecomedy.com. 8:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday.

George Hamm Comedy Showcase, Old Orchard Beach High School. $15; two for $25. 934-4461. 7 p.m. (doors at 6:30).

 

SATURDAY

Omar Ricardo's April Foolery, Johnson Hall, Gardiner. $28. 582-3100. 8 p.m.

Running with Scissors vs. Laughletics, improv comedy slam, Mayo Street Arts, Portland. $10. mayostreetarts.org. 8 p.m.

"Errant Parents" with Maine's Funniest Mom, comedian Karen Morgan and guest Tuck Tucker; benefits Project Graduation; Freeport Performing Arts Center. $15. 319-4690. freeportpg@yahoo.com. 7:30 p.m.

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