February 27, 2013

Music and Nightlife Listings

Concerts, comedy, bars and clubs

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The Irish vocal group Celtic Woman performs on Saturday at Merrill Auditorium in Portland.

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Blues guitarist Johnny A is at One Longfellow Square in Portland on Saturday.

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Dennis Brennan Band, rock, Stone Mountain Arts Center, Brownfield. $20. stonemountainartscenter.com. 8 p.m.

SUNDAY

Rebirth Brass Band, New Orleans brass band, 21-plus; Empire Dine and Dance, Portland. $18. portlandempire.com. 8:30 p.m.

The Forge, Irish-themed music with bodhran, fiddle, harp, flute and voice, Bates College (Olin Arts Center), Lewiston. $12. batestickets.com. 7:30 p.m.

Songwriters in the Round, with Harry Manx, Amy Helm and Kenny White, Stone Mountain Arts Center, Brownfield. $40. stonemountainartscenter.com. 8 p.m.

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

Shape Note Singing, four-part singing tradition also known as Sacred Harp, everyone welcome to participate, The New Church, Portland. Free. maineshapenotesinging.org. 1 to 4 p.m.

TUESDAY

Small Houses, indie folk, with Sean Hoots, The Oak and the Ax, Biddeford. $8. theoakandtheax.com. 8 p.m.

Today Is the Day, noisecore. with KEN Mode, Fight Amp and Livver, 18-plus; Port City Music Hall, Portland. $12 in advance; $15 day of show. portcitymusichall.com. 8 p.m.

MARCH 7

Peter Yarrow of Peter, Paul & Mary, folk, Leura Hill Eastman Performing Arts Center, Fryeburg. $25; $20 for seniors; $15 for students. fryeburgacademy.org/pac. 7:30 p.m.

Mary Gauthier, singer-songwriter, with Scott Nolan, One Longfellow Square, Portland. $20 in advance; $25 day of show. onelongfellowsquare.com. 8 p.m.

Start Making Sense, Talking Heads tribute band, 18-plus; Port City Music Hall, Portland. $8 to $20. portcitymusichall.com. 8 p.m.

Dana and Susan Robinson, fiddle, guitar, banjo, mandolin and vocals, Camden Public Library. $8. 236-3440. 7 p.m.

• COMEDY

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

Paul Nardizzi and Friends, The Inn at Brunswick Station, Brunswick. 837-6565. 7 p.m. Thursday.

Comedy Show, with Ryan Waning and Will Green, 21-plus; Club Texas, Auburn. $12 to $20. clubtexas.info. 7 p.m.

• BARS/CLUBS

THURSDAY

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

Arthur Webster and Mark Stover, acoustic, King Eider's Pub, Damariscotta. 563-6008. 7 to 9 p.m.

Tom Schena, singer-songwriter, Blue, Portland. portcityblue.com. 7 p.m.

Samuel James & Dana Gross, roots and blues, Blue, Portland. portcityblue.com. 9 p.m.

Mike James' Blue Lions, Chicago blues, 21-plus; Gingko Blue, Portland. gingkoblue.com. 8 p.m.

Eric French, blues, Andy's Old Port Pub, Portland. andysoldportpub.com. 8:30 p.m.

The Wetsuits, pop/rock, Kennebunkport Inn. 967-2621. 7 p.m.

Derek Warfield & The Young Wol, Irish music, RiRa, Portland. rira.com/portland. 9 p.m.

North of Nashville, bluegrass and country, 21-plus; Brian Boru, Portland. brianboruportland.com. 9:30 p.m.

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

FRIDAY

"Girls Rock!", MAMM concert with Guilty Bystander, Emergency Sirens, Metal Sideburns, The Twisted Truth, Illegal Eagle and Yard Sail, Bayside Bowl, Portland. $5. baysidebowl.com. 5:30 to 9 p.m.

The Complaints, acoustic alt-rock, RiRa, Portland. rira.com/portland. 10 p.m.

Gary Richardson, acoustic jazz and blues, 21-plus; Gingko Blue, Portland. gingkoblue.com. 5 p.m.

Pam Baker and The SGs, blues, 21-plus; Gingko Blue, Portland. gingkoblue.com. 9 p.m.

Nick Young, singer/songwriter, Blue, Portland. portcityblue.com. 6 p.m.

OKBARI, Middle Eastern music with bellydancers, Blue, Portland. portcityblue.com. 8 p.m.

The Evan King Group, soul and jazz, Blue, Portland. portcityblue.com. 10 p.m.

Mark Bowman, blues and Americana, Andy's Old Port Pub, Portland. andysoldportpub.com. 8:30 p.m.

Pardon Me, Doug, Phish tribute band, 21-plus; Brian Boru, Portland. brianboruportland.com. 9:30 p.m.

Bernie Bouthot and Ali Stauble, jazz, Dogfish Bar and Grille, Portland. thedogfishcompany.com. 8 p.m.

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Folk singer Peter Yarrow of Peter, Paul and Mary fame performs on March 7 at the Leura Hill Eastman Performing Arts Center in Fryeburg.

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