February 6, 2013

Music and Nightlife Listings

Concerts, comedy, bars and clubs

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The hip-hop and jazz duo Big Gigantic performs at the State Theatre in Portland on Feb. 14.

Photo by Dave Vann

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The indie rock ensemble Joy Kills Sorrow performs on Friday at the Unity Centre for the Performing Arts.

Courtesy of joykillssorrow.com

SUNDAY

Trap Night, with Pensivv and Shupacabra, 21-plus; Flask Lounge, Portland. flasklounge.com. 9 p.m.

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/portland. Noon.

Joyce Andersen, fiddler, RiRa, Portland. rira.com/portland. 5 p.m.

MONDAY

Glimpse Trio, experimental rock, 21-plus; Flask Lounge, Portland. flasklounge.com. 8 p.m.

Joe Gallant, singer-songwriter, Andy's Old Port Pub, Portland. andysoldportpub.com. 6 p.m.

Funky Mondays: The Players Ball, Big Easy, Portland. $3. bigeasyportland.com. 9 p.m.

North of Nashville, bluegrass and country, 21-plus; Empire Dine and Dance, Portland. portlandempire.com. 8 p.m.

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

TUESDAY

Mardi Gras Costume Party, featuring members of Model Airplane, Royal Hammer, Miss Fairchild and The Fogcutters, Big Easy, Portland. $10. bigeasyportland.com. 8 p.m.

Frank Donovan, acoustic, Andy's Old Port Pub, Portland. andysoldportpub.com. 6:30 p.m.

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

WEDNESDAY

Winter Clash: Bill Withers vs. Al Green, battle of the cover bands, 21-plus, Empire Dine and Dance, Portland. $6. portlandempire.com. 9 p.m.

Octane, jazz and swing, Gingko Blue, Portland. gingkoblue.com. 6 to 9 p.m.

David Beam and The Custom House Gang, bluegrass and Americana, Andy's Old Port Pub, Portland. andysoldportpub.com. 8 p.m.

Alden Robinson & Tamora Goltz, Irish music, Blue, Portland. portcityblue.com. 7:30 p.m.

Traditional Irish Session, Irish music, Blue, Portland. 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.

Joyce Andersen, fiddler, RiRa, Portland. rira.com/portland. 8:30 p.m.

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

The Box Tiger, indie rock/pop, 21-plus; Slainte, Portland. slaintewinebar.com. 10 p.m.

Downtempo & Chillout, dancehall/house, with J.HJot, 21-plus; Flask Lounge, Portland. flasklounge.com. 7 p.m.

FEB. 14

Victoria Vixen's Valentine's Burlesque, with DJ Nocturnal, Geno's Rock Club, Portland. $12 at door; $10 if you wear red. 221-2382. 9 p.m.

Valentine's Mod Night with Kurt Milton Baker, all ages; Empire Dine and Dance, Portland. portlandempire.com. 9 p.m.

"An Evening of Love and Lust," with the Model Airplane Valentine Orchestra and special guests Jaw Gems, Big Easy, Portland. $8; $14 per couple. bigeasyportland.com. 8 p.m.

Barn Swallows, bluegrass, Blue, Portland. portcityblue.com. 7 p.m.

Bluegrass Jam Session, Blue, Portland. portcityblue.com. 7 p.m.

N.E. Town, 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.

SouthBound Outlaws, Dogfish Bar and Grille, Portland. thedogfishcompany.com. 8 p.m.

Bluegrass Jam Session, Blue, Portland. portcityblue.com. 9 p.m.

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

Hattie Simon Jazz Trio, Bray's Brew Pub and Eatery, Naples. braysbrewpub.com. 6 to 9 p.m.

Kilcollins Band, pop and rock covers, RiRa, Portland. rira.com/portland. 9 p.m.

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

Acoustic Open Mic, Spring Point Tavern, South Portland. 799-2245. 7:30 to 11:30 p.m.

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