October 11, 2012

Music and NightLife Listings

Concerts, comedy, bars and clubs

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Blues artist Francine Reed is at Empire Dine and Dance in Portland on Thursday, at the Stonington Opera House on Friday and at Bates College in Lewiston on Saturday.

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Slightly Stoopid brings the blues, rock, reggae and hip-hop to the State Theatre in Portland on Oct. 18.

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Travis James Humphrey Blue Review, roadhouse roots music, Gingko Blue, Portland. gingkoblue.com. 9 p.m.

The Pubcrawlers, rock, CD-release party with The Blaggards and The Outsiders, Asylum, Portland. $8. portlandasylum.com. 8:30 p.m.

Welterweight, folk-rock, with The Townies, Bayside Bowl, Portland. $5. baysidebowl.com. 9 p.m.

The Hollow Glow, Sidecar Radio and Loki, hard rock, 21-plus; Club Texas, Auburn. $5. 784-7785. 8 p.m.

PigBoat, Paige Turner and Sonic Titan, metal, 21-plus; Geno's Rock Club, Portland. 221-2382.9 p.m.

Dustin Saucier, Yes We Kin and Elizabeth Taillon, folk, 21-plus; Flask Lounge, Portland. Donation. flasklounge.com. 9 p.m.

SATURDAY

Dead Season, metal, with Nobis, Too Late the Hero, Absence of the Sun, SinFist, Ascent to Power, Chaos Machine, Endgame and Pariah, all ages; Club Texas, Auburn. $10. 784-7785. 3 p.m.

Johnny Wad and The Cash, blues, rock and country, 21-plus; Inn on the Blues, York Beach. $5. innontheblues.com. 9:30 p.m.

Amigos, acoustic, Portland Lobster Company. portlandlobstercompany.com. Noon.

Party Train, top 40 covers, RiRa, Portland. rira.com/portland. 10 p.m.

David Mello, old-time acoustic blues, Gingko Blue, Portland. gingkoblue.com. 5 p.m.

Blue Steel Express, modern and traditional blues, Gingko Blue, Portland. gingkoblue.com. 9 p.m.

Carson Lynch, blues, rock and folk, Run of the Mill Brewpub, Saco. therunofthemill.net. 8 p.m.

"Too Broke to Be This Drunk," country night with Big Ass Rooster, Bayside Bowl, Portland. $5. baysidebowl.com. 8 p.m.

SoulMate Band, funk/disco dance party, Bentley's Saloon, Arundel. bentleyssaloon.com. 8 p.m.

Peter Albert, jazz guitarist, Blue, Portland. Donation. portcityblue.com. 6 p.m.

Merrily James, funk, Blue, Portland. Donation. portcityblue.com. 8 p.m.

Jacob Forbes Quartet, jazz, Blue, Portland. Donation. portcityblue.com. 10 p.m.

Blues Prophets, blues, funk and soul, Big Easy, Portland. bigeasyportland.com. Doors at 7 p.m.

Two Forty Gorty, The Mad Gingers and Thee Icepicks, rock, 21-plus; Geno's Rock Club, Portland. 221-2382. 9 p.m.

SUNDAY

Paleface, singer-songwriter, 21-plus; Flask Lounge, Portland. $10. flasklounge.com. 8 p.m.

Brad Hooper, blues, Andy's Old Port Pub, Portland. andysoldportpub.com. 5:30 p.m.

John Linscott and The Mainestream Jazzmasters, jazz jam, The Local Buzz, Cape Elizabeth. capelocalbuzz.com. 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

The Couch, open mic with host John Nels, Empire Dine and Dance, Portland. portlandempire.com. 7 p.m.

Brunch with Sly-Chi, funk, RiRa, Portland. rira.com/portland. Noon.

MONDAY

Bobby Messano Band, blues, Time Out Pub, Rockland. $10. 593-9336. 7 p.m.

Triva Night, Run of the Mill Brewpub, Saco. therunofthemill.net. 7 p.m.

Nate Abbott, singer-songwriter, Andy's Old Port Pub, Portland. andysoldportpub.com. 6:30 p.m.

Bluegrass Mondays, 21-plus; Empire Dine and Dance, Portland. portlandempire.com. 8 p.m.

The Players Ball, funk, Big Easy, Portland. $3. bigeasyportland.com. 8:30 p.m.

Open Mic with Ev Guy, RiRa, Portland. rira.com/portland. 8 p.m.

TUESDAY

"Cover to Cover," local musicians cover a classic album, Big Easy, Portland. $5. bigeasyportland.com. Lit on the Flash performs "Nevermind" by Nirvana, 9 p.m.

Luna Moth, indie folk, Andy's Old Port Pub, Portland. andysoldportpub.com. 6:30 p.m.

Karaoke Night with DJ Ponyfarm, 21-plus; Slainte, Portland, $3, $5. slaintewinebar.com. 9 p.m.

Electric Open Mic with Joint Enterprise, Run of the Mill Brewpub, Saco. therunofthemill.net. 8 p.m.

"Clash of the Titans," battle of the cover bands 21-plus; Empire Dine and Dance, Portland. $6. portlandempire.com. Lionel Richie vs. Kenny Loggins, 8 p.m.

Ryan Halliburton, singer-songwriter, Portland Lobster Company. portlandlobstercompany.com. 6 p.m.

WEDNESDAY

David Beam and The Custom House Gang, bluegrass and Americana, Andy's Old Port Pub, Portland. andysoldportpub.com. 7:30 p.m.

Open Mic Night, 21-plus; Slainte, Portland. slaintewinebar.com. 8 p.m.

J. Grinner, acoustic guitar, 21-plus; Slainte, Portland. slaintewinebar.com. 10 p.m.

Greg Boardman and Jesse Gagne, fiddler and vocalist, Blue, Portland. Donation. portcityblue.com. 7:30 p.m.

Traditional Irish Session, Irish music, Blue, Portland. Donation. portcityblue.com. 9:30 p.m.

Rap Night, hosted by Shupe and Ill By Instinct, 21-plus; Big Easy, Portland. $3. bigeasyportland.com. 9 p.m.

Brian Patricks, easy-listening covers, RiRa, Portland. rira.com/portland. 8:30 p.m.

OCT. 18

Carey Murdock, Nashville singer-songwriter, Andy's Old Port Pub, Portland. andysoldportpub.com. 6:30 p.m.

Packman Dave, acoustic folk/rock, Run of the Mill Brewpub, Saco. therunofthemill.net. 8 p.m.

Tony Boffa Quartet, cool and soft jazz, Gingko Blue, Portland. gingkoblue.com. 8 p.m.

James Montgomery and Bruce Marshall, blues duo, 21-plus; Inn on the Blues, York Beach. $5. innontheblues.com. 9 p.m.

Day for Night, acoustic country duo, Blue, Portland. Donation. portcityblue.com. 6 p.m.

After the Rodeo, country jazz, Blue, Portland. Donation. portcityblue.com. 8 p.m.

Groove Ruckus, jazz-funk fusion, Blue, Portland. Donation. portcityblue.com. 10 p.m.

The Desires, dance party 21-plus; Empire Dine and Dance, Portland. $5. portlandempire.com. 9:01 p.m.

Electro Shock Dance Party, 21-plus; Slainte, Portland. slaintewinebar.com. 10 p.m.

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

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

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

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The U.S. Marine Band performs marches and patriotic songs on Monday at Bowdoin College in Brunswick.

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