September 22, 2011

Music & Nightlife Listings

Concerts, comedy, bars and clubs.

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

WEDNESDAY

Keb' Mo', jazz/blues/R&B, State Theatre, Portland. $25 to $35. (800) 745-3000. 7:30 p.m.

Cathie Ryan, American Irish vocalist, Skye Theatre Performing Arts Center, South Carthage. $15. 562-4445. 7 p.m.

"The Clash," battle of cover bands, 18-plus; Port City Music Hall, Portland. portcitymusichall.com. The Cars vs. Blondie, 9 p.m. 

SEPT. 29

Chris Botti, contemporary jazz, Merrill Auditorium, Portland. $51 to $71. porttix.com. 7:30 p.m.

Tommy Malone, rock/pop, The Landing at Pine Point, Scarborough. $20. thelandingatpinepoint.com. 7 p.m.

"Waltzings for Dreamers" with Honey Dewdrops, Stone Mountain Arts Center, Brownfield. Free; reservations requested. stonemountainartscenter.com. 8 p.m.

Cathie Ryan, American Irish vocalist, Unity Centre for the Performing Arts. $15. 948-7469. 7:30 p.m.

Rubblebucket, indie dance band, Port City Music Hall, Portland. $10 in advance; $12 at door; $20 VIP. portcitymusichall.com. 7 p.m.

Connor Garvey, singer-songwriter, CD-release show with Sara Hallie Richardson, One Longfellow Square, Portland. $8 in advance; $10 at door. onelongfellowsquare.com. 8 p.m.

• COMEDY

Comedy Showcase, with PJ Thibodeau, 18-plus (16-plus with parent), Comedy Connection, Portland. $7.50. mainecomedy.com. 8:30 p.m. today.

Comedy Showcase, with PJ Thibodeau, Carolyn Plummer and Ryan Waning, 18-plus (16-plus with parent), Comedy Connection, Portland. $15. mainecomedy.com. 8:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday.

Birdie Googins, one-woman show, "Accidentally Maine's Own Supermodel," Theater Project, Brunswick. $10. theaterproject.com. 7:30 p.m. Friday.

Comedian/Magician Bruce McKenzie Johnson, Fryeburg Academy (Leura Hill Eastman Performing Arts Center). $8; $4 for children. 935-9232. 7 p.m. Saturday.

Dream Factory of Maine, benefit performance with comedians Tom Hayes and Mitch Stinson, Nonantum Resort, Kennebunkport. $25. 646-3344. 8 p.m. Saturday.

Comedy Night, with Brian Brinegar and Paul Hunt, 21-plus (all ages with parent), Racks Sports Bar and Grille, Portland. Free. 773-3466. 7:30 to 10:30 p.m. Wednesday.

Comedy Showcase, with Kelly MacFarland, 18-plus (16-plus with parent), Comedy Connection, Portland. $7.50. mainecomedy.com. 8:30 p.m. Sept. 29. 

• BARS/CLUBS

TODAY

The Pressure Points, reggae for Jamaica and Vermont flood relief, 21-plus; Empire Dine and Dance, Portland. Call for cover: 879-8988. 9 p.m.

In the Round with MSA, Phil Daligan, Ronda Dale and Brad Strause, Blue, Portland. Donation. portcityblue.com. 8 p.m.

Eric Winter Quartet, jazz, Blue, Portland. Donation. portcityblue.com. 10 p.m.

Cattle Call, country, Run of the Mill Brewpub, Saco. 571-9648. 8 to 11 p.m.

Griffin Sherry and The Ghost of Paul Revere, acoustic, Americana and soul, Dogfish Bar and Grille, Portland. thedogfishbarandgrille.com. 8 p.m.

Open Mic Night, Deer Run Tavern, Yarmouth. 846-9555. 7:30 to 10:30 p.m.

A Band Beyond Description, jam-band covers, 21-plus; Big Easy, Portland. $3. bigeasyportland.com. 9 p.m.

Group Night Out Thirsty Thursday, karaoke with TJ the DJ, 21-plus (all ages with parent); Racks Sports Bar and Grille, Portland. 773-3466. 7:30 to 11:30 p.m.

Retro Night, Asylum, Portland. portlandasylum.com. 9 p.m.

Duane Edwards, jazz, 21-plus; Gingko Blue Jazz Club, Portland. gingkoblue.com. 5 to 8 p.m.

N.E. Town, acoustic blues and roots, Andy's Old Port Pub, Portland. andysoldportpub.com. 7 p.m.

Beer Pong, Line Dancing, Karaoke and DJ B-set, 21-plus; Club Texas, Auburn. $2. 784-7785. Doors at 6 p.m.

Old Man Markley, punk bluegrass, with The Pubcrawlers and Lenny Lashley's Gang of One, Geno's Rock Club, Portland. Call for cover: 221-2382. 9 p.m.

FRIDAY

Ladies Night with DJ B-Set, 21-plus; Club Texas, Auburn. 784-7785. Doors at 8 p.m.

Bob Rosero, blues/acoustic rock, Blue, Portland. Donation. portcityblue.com. 8 p.m.

Joe Mazzari, former member of The Daughters, Blue, Portland. Donation. portcityblue.com. 10 p.m.

Mother Leopard, Lit on the Flash and Great Western Plain, rock, Big Easy, Portland. Call for cover: 775-2266. 10 p.m.

'80s Dance Party, Bubba's Sulky Lounge, Portland. Free if in head-to-toe '80s attire. bubbassulkylounge.com. 9 p.m.

Voltaire's Black Unicorn Cabaret, gothic vaudeville, with This Way to the Egress, The Hellblinki Sextet and burlesque performers, 21-plus; Asylum, Portland. $12 in advance; $15 at door. 772-8274. 9 p.m.

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