December 26, 2012

Music and Nightlife Listings

Concerts, comedy, bars and clubs

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Maine rapper Spose performs at The Big Easy in Portland on Thursday.

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Acoustic blues artist Samuel James has two shows coming up: With Dana Gross on Thursday at Blue in Portland and with Moses Atwood on Friday at One Longfellow Square in Portland.

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Dharma Bird, singer-songwriter, Blue, Portland. Donation. portcityblue.com. 8 p.m.

Samuel James and Dana Gross, roots and blues, Blue, Portland. Donation. portcityblue.com. 10 p.m.

Griffin Sherry and The Ghost of Paul Revere, newgrass, Dogfish Bar and Grille, Portland. thedogfishcompany.com. 8 p.m.

Jacob Augustine, singer-songwriter, Run of the Mill Brewpub, Saco. therunofthemill.net. 8 p.m.

Peter Gavett and Friends, acoustic folk-rock, Andy's Old Port Pub, Portland. andysoldportpub.com. 7 p.m.

Mama's Boom Shack, funk, soul and blues, Gingko Blue, Portland. gingkoblue.com. 9 p.m.

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

Kilcollins Band, pop and rock covers, RiRa, Portland. rira.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.

FRIDAY

Rustic Overtones, rock, performing 1998 album "Rooms By the Hour" in its entirety, Big Easy, Portland. bigeasyportland.com. 9 p.m.

Steiner Street, pop-punk, with Borderlines, Late Nite Disasters and Still Rings True, 21-plus; Empire Dine and Dance, Portland. $5. portlandempire.com. 9 p.m.

Gothic Maine's New Year's Masquerade Ball, with DJs ZNUH, 8-Bit and Saphire plus a costume contest, 21-plus; Asylum (basement), Portland. $5; $2 before 9:30 p.m. portlandasylum.com. 9 p.m.

Mosart 212, DJ, Bayside Bowl, Portland. baysidebowl.com. 8 p.m.

Bob Rasero, acoustic blues, Blue, Portland. Donation. portcityblue.com. 6 p.m.

Seth Wonkka, singer/songwriter, Blue, Portland. Donation. portcityblue.com. 8 p.m.

LQH, jazz, Blue, Portland. Donation. portcityblue.com. 10 p.m.

Highball Jazz Band, jazz, Dogfish Bar and Grille, Portland. thedogfishcompany.com. 8 p.m.

Rizing Tide, rock, Andy's Old Port Pub, Portland. andysoldportpub.com. 8:30 p.m.

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

North of Nashville with J.Biddy, rock covers with a Southern twang, RiRa, Portland. rira.com. 10 p.m.

Sean Mencher & His Rhythm Kings, rockabilly, with Dark Hollow Bottling Company and surprise guests, Geno's Rock Club, Portland. 221-2382. 9 p.m.

Ryan Halliburton, acoustic, Gritty McDuff's, Freeport. grittys.com. 8:30 p.m.

SATURDAY

Draw the Line, Aerosmith tribute band, with Fifth Freedom, 21-plus; Asylum, Portland. $9. portlandasylum.com. 8:30 p.m.

Third Annual Stevie Wonder Tribute, with Kenya Hall & Friends, Big Easy, Portland. $10. bigeasyportland.com. 9 p.m.

Now is Now, rock, RiRa, Portland. rira.com. 10 p.m.

Sofa Kings, rock and blues, Run of the Mill Brewpub, Saco. therunofthemill.net. 8 p.m.

Mike Squillante, pop-rock singer/songwriter, Andy's Old Port Pub, Portland. andysoldportpub.com. 8:30 p.m.

Scott Davis Blues Band, blues, rock and soul, Gingko Blue, Portland. gingkoblue.com. 9 p.m.

Kendy Gable, singer-songwriter, Blue, Portland. Donation. portcityblue.com. 6 p.m. Dan Glaude Trio, jazz, Blue, Portland. Donation. portcityblue.com. 8 p.m.

Noel Brennan, jazz, Blue, Portland. Donation. portcityblue.com. 10 p.m.

"The Wrap-Up," dance party with DJ Leap, John Arnold and DJ Coastal, 21-plus; Flask Lounge, Portland. flasklounge.com. 9 p.m.

The Grumps, acoustic, Gritty McDuff's, Portland. grittys.com. 8:30 p.m.

SUNDAY

Bill Howard, singer-songwriter, Andy's Old Port Pub, Portland. andysoldportpub.com. 5:30 p.m.

Brunch with Sly-Chi, R&B, RiRa, Portland. rira.com. 10 a.m.

MONDAY

"A Caddyshack New Year's Eve with The Awesome," rock/pop, dress in '80s country club attire, Bayside Bowl, Portland. $25. baysidebowl.com. 8 p.m.

New Year's Eve Party, with Dirty White Hats, Cam Groves, karaoke with DJ Johnny Red and '80s music all night with Rob from WCYY in the basement, 21-plus; Asylum, Portland. $7. portlandasylum.com. Doors at 8 p.m.

New Years' Ball and SAMFUND Benefit, with Sly-Chi and Model Airplane, funk, Big Easy, Portland. $25 in advance; $30 day of show. bigeasyportland.com. 8 p.m.

New Year's Eve Clash of the Decades, local musicians perform as '80s, '90s and '00s bands, 21-plus; Empire Dine and Dance, Portland. $15. portlandempire.com. Doors at 8 p.m.

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Singer-songwriter Dar Williams is in Brownfield on Saturday.

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