September 22, 2011

Music & Nightlife Listings

Concerts, comedy, bars and clubs.


George Thorogood and The Destroyers are at the Bangor Waterfront Pavilion on Friday.


Shemekia Copeland, blues, Stone Mountain Arts Center, Brownfield. $25. 8 p.m.

Teada and Seamus Begley, traditional Irish tunes, Unity Centre for the Performing Arts. $15. 948-7469. 7:30 p.m.

Portland Jazz Orchestra, One Longfellow Square, Portland. $5, $9. 8 p.m.

Novel Jazz Septet, classic jazz, Skidompha Library, Damariscotta. $10, $12; $5 for ages 12 to 18; under 12 free. 563-5513. 7 to 9:30 p.m.


George Thorogood and The Destroyers, blues/rock, Bangor Waterfront Pavilion. $22.50 to $51.50. 7:30 p.m.

Buckwheat Zydeco, blues/zydeco, all ages; Jonathan's Restaurant, Ogunquit. $32.50 in advance; $35.50 day of show. 8 p.m.

Lotus, electronic jam band, all ages; State Theatre, Portland. $20 in advance; $22 day of show. (800) 745-3000. 8 p.m.

Kit Demos, jazz and improv, with special guests, Mayo Street Arts, Portland. $5 to $10/donation. 8 p.m.

Brown Bird, Olas and Barika, indie rock/world music, 18-plus; Space, Portland. $10. 8 p.m.

The Drenched Earth Tour, music by Chris Castle and The Womack Family Band, Local Sprouts Cooperative, Portland. Free. 7 p.m.

Shemekia Copeland, blues, Kents Hill School (Performing Arts Center at Newton Hall), Kents Hill. $25. 685-1635. 8 p.m.

Josephine Cameron, songs of the Civil War, Congregational Church, Phippsburg. $10; $6 for students and children. 389-1770. 7:30 p.m.

Eric Anderson, singer-songwriter, with Joyce Anderson, One Longfellow Square, Portland. $22 in advance; $25 day of show. 8 p.m.

Dirty White Hats, local hip hop, 18-plus; Port City Music Hall, Portland. $5; first 50 people through door admitted free. 9 p.m.

"A Totally R.A.D. Evening," '80s music by The Time Pilots and silent auction, 21-plus; benefit for the Amy St. Laurent Foundation; Italian Heritage Center, Portland. $25. 7 p.m.

Teada and Seamus Begley, Irish music, Stone Mountain Arts Center, Brownfield. $10. 8 p.m.


The Fab Faux, Beatles cover band, all ages; State Theatre, Portland. $30 to $70. (800) 745-3000. 8 p.m.

Astronautalis and Lady Lamb the Beekeeper, indie rock, 18-plus; Space, Portland. $12. 9 p.m.

USM Concert Band Old-Fashioned Outdoor Concert, University of Southern Maine (outside Corthell Concert Hall), Gorham. Free. 1 p.m.

The Pressure Points End of Summer Reggae Bash, The Hive, Kennebunk. $7. 8 p.m.

Ben Powell, multi-stylistic jazz violinist, Chocolate Church Arts Center, Bath. $12 in advance; $14 day of show. 7:30 p.m.

Farren Butcher Inc., singer-songwriter duo, One Longfellow Square, Portland. $20 in advance; $23 at door. 8 p.m.

k.d. lang and The Siss Boom Bang, country-rock, Collins Center for the Arts, Orono. $68 to $103. 7 p.m.


Pretty Lights, electronica, with Big Gigantic and Nit Grit, Androscoggin Bank Colisee, Lewiston. $30 to $40. 6 p.m.

Boubacar Traore Trio, Mali blues guitarist and singer, Stone Mountain Arts Center, Brownfield. $19.50. 8 p.m.

Weekly Music Jam Sessions, bring an instrument or just listen, Sail Power and Steam Museum, Rockland. Free. 701-7627. 2 to 4 p.m.

Community Hymn Festival, with the Portland Chapter of the American Guild of Organists, Merrill Auditorium, Portland. $5/donation. 3 p.m.

Maine Ole' Opry Induction Ceremony and Show, music by Bobby Reed, Rob Elston, Jewel Clark, Bobby Le, Bonnie Rairdon, Dennis Doiron and more, Silver Spur, Mechanic Falls. $6, $7. 490-1232. 1 p.m.


Dark Dark Dark, chamber folk music, with A Hawk and A Hacksaw and Pillars and Tongues, 18-plus; Space, Portland. $10. 8:30 p.m.


Billy Libby, indie folk/pop, CD-release show with guest Jacob Augustine, all ages; One Longfellow Square, Portland. $8 in advance; $10 at door. 8 p.m.

Cathie Ryan, American Irish vocalist, Franco-American Heritage Center, Lewiston. $15. 783-1585. 7 p.m.

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