March 29, 2012

Music and Nightlife listings

Concerts, shows and more

CONCERTS

TODAY

Los Lobos, Tex-Mex/rock, Stone Mountain Arts Center, Brownfield. $95. stonemountainartscenter.com. 8 p.m.

Excision, dubstep, with Liquid Stranger and Lucky Date, 16-plus; State Theatre, Portland. $25 in advance; $30 day of show; general admission. statetheatreportland.com. 8 p.m.

Berklee Road Show, variety show of roots musicians from the Berklee College of Music's American Roots Music program, One Longfellow Square, Portland. $7 in advance; $10 day of show. onelongfellowsquare.com. 8 p.m.

Jimmy Dority, pianist, Local Sprouts Cooperative, Portland. Free/donation. localsprouts.coop. 7 p.m.

Richard Wood, Canadian fiddler, with Gordon Belsher, Unity Centre for the Performing Arts. $15. 948-7469. 7:30 p.m.

DJ Figure, 18-plus; Port City Music Hall, Portland. $15, $30. portcitymusichall.com. 9 p.m.

 

FRIDAY

Snoop Dogg, rap, all ages; State Theatre, Portland. $40 in advance; $45 day of show; general admission. (8 p.m. show sold out.) statetheatreportland.com. 8 and 11 p.m.

Rockabilly Barn Burner Concert, with The Sweetback Sisters, rockabilly, Stone Mountain Arts Center, Brownfield. $10. stonemountainartscenter.com. 8 p.m.

Norway Open Mic Night, hosted by Davy Sturtevant, Norway Unitarian Universalist Church. $3; bring non-perishable food item. (603) 733-6350. Sign-up at 6:30 p.m., music at 7 p.m.

Chris Pureka, singer-songwriter, One Longfellow Square, Portland. $12 in advance; $15 day of show. onelongfellowsquare.com. 8 p.m.

Don Wessels, Irish harmonica, The Hive, Kennebunk. $8. thehivekennebunk.com. 8 p.m.

Tricky Britches, bluegrass, Local Sprouts Cooperative, Portland. Free/donation. localsprouts.coop. 7 p.m.

Tim Fite, pop troubadour, album-release show, with A Severe Joy, The Oak and the Ax, Biddeford. $8 in advance; $10 day of show. theoakandtheax.blogspot.com. 7:30 p.m.

George Winston, pianist, Jonathan's Restaurant, Ogunquit. $37.50 in advance; $42.50 day of show. jonathansrestaurant.com. 8 p.m.

Jazz Cabaret, Cabaret All-Stars, CEHS jazz ensembles and combos, and eighth-grade jazz ensemble, Cape Elizabeth High School. $5. 799-3309, Ext. 111. 6:30 p.m.

 

SATURDAY

Beatles Night, The Pressure Points perform "Rubber Soul" and Scratch performs "A Hard Day's Night" album, The Hive, Kennebunk. $8. thehivekennebunk.com. 8 p.m.

Strangefolk, acoustic rock, reunion show, all ages; State Theatre, Portland. $30 in advance; $35 day of show. statetheatreportland.com. 8 p.m.

Ellis Paul Family Show, folk, Strand Theatre, Rockland. $12; $8 for ages 12 and under. rocklandstrand.com. 2 p.m.

Peter Yarrow, folk, One Longfellow Square, Portland. $35 in advance; $38 day of show. onelongfellowsquare.com. 8 p.m.

Robin Jellis, classical, Celtic and modern cello music, Local Sprouts Cooperative, Portland. Free/donation. localsprouts.coop. 11 a.m.

Monique Barrett, singer-songwriter, Local Sprouts Cooperative, Portland. Free/donation. localsprouts.coop. 7 p.m.

Coast Jazz, jazz trio with Myles Nuzzi, The Local Buzz, Cape Elizabeth. Free/donation. capelocalbuzz.com. 8 p.m.

Mark Tipton Jazz Quartet, music of The Muppets and "Sesame Street," Mayo Street Arts, Portland. $10; $7 for students; $5 for children. mayostreetarts.org. 2 and 7 p.m.

George Winston, pianist, Chocolate Church Arts Center, Bath. $38 in advance; $40 day of show. chocolatechurcharts.org. 7:30 p.m.

Master's Blend Coffeehouse, bluegrass by Wyld Blue Yonder, Unity Community Center. Free. 491-5080. 7 p.m.

The Colorados, bluegrass and blues, Frontier Cafe, Cinema & Gallery, Brunswick. $10 in advance; $12 day of show. explorefrontier.com. 8 p.m.

Kids' Open Mic Night, for ages 10 to 18, One Longfellow Square, Portland. $5 at door. onelongfellowsquare.com. 3 to 6 p.m.

Country Western Night, with Gloria Jean and Jim Cavallaro, Anthony's Dinner Theater, Portland. $29.95; includes dinner. 221-2267. 7 p.m.

 

SUNDAY

The English Beat, ska, 18-plus; Port City Music Hall, Portland. $20, $40. portcitymusichall.com. 8 p.m.

Violinist Ellie Buckland, Appalachian and old-timey music, Skye Theatre Performing Arts Center, South Carthage. $15. 562-4445. 2 p.m.

Rick Charette, children's music, benefits Early Childhood Education Preschool scholarship program, One Longfellow Square, Portland. $10; $40 per family at door only. onelongfellowsquare.com. 10 a.m.

Jazz Brunch, with Sean Mencher and Bob Hamilton, Local Sprouts Cooperative, Portland. Free/donation. localsprouts.coop. 11 a.m.

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