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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CKMSTR New Year's Eve Party, with DJs, go-go dancers, video projections and music by Hi Tiger, Che Ros, Jacob Pitcher, Ryan Tapia, Marcus Caine and Amanda Clark, 21-plus; Slainte, Portland. 9 p.m.

Rockin' New Year's Eve, with Coalsax in Crux, Sylvia and more, Geno's Rock Club, Portland. 221-2382. 9 p.m.

New Year's Eve Party with The Bobby Messano Band, includes lodging, four-course dinner, dance, party favors, Champagne toast and breakfast, Trade Winds Motor Inn Keel Lounge, Rockland. $199 per couple. 596-6055. Music and dinner at 7:30 p.m., dance at 9 p.m.

Tommy O'Connell & The Juke Joint Devils, blues and swing, Gingko Blue, Portland. 9 p.m.

The Veggies, rock/pop, 21-plus; Club Texas, Auburn. $2. 784-7785. Doors at 8 p.m.

Rob Schreiber's Standard Issue, jazz from the Great American Songbook, Grace Restaurant, Portland. 828-4422. 6:30 to 9 p.m.

Nikki Hunt, rock, RiRa, Portland. 9:30 p.m.


"Yacht Blooded: A Live Smooth '70s AM Radio Party," 21-plus; Empire Dine and Dance (downstairs), Portland. 8 p.m.

Karaoke with DJ Ponyfarm, 21-plus; Slainte, Portland. 9 p.m.


John Carew & Friends, singer-songwriter, Blue, Portland. Donation. 5:30 p.m.

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

Brian Patricks, easy-listening covers, RiRa, Portland. 8:30 p.m.

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

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Peter Witham and The Cozmik Zombies, twisted Americana and rockabilly, 21-plus; Empire Dine and Dance, Portland. 7:30 p.m.

Dean Ford, A Severe Joy and GinLab, indie rock, 21-plus; Empire Dine and Dance, Portland. $6. 9 p.m.

Geoff Zimmerman, singer-songwriter, CD-release show, Blue, Portland. $10 (includes CD download); must purchase tickets in advance. 7 p.m.

Band Beyond Description, jam band covers, 21-plus; Big Easy, Portland. 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. 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.

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Singer-songwriter Dar Williams is in Brownfield on Saturday.

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