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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SATURDAY

Pinko & The Action Boys, hardcore, with Crypter and Do Your Worst, 21-plus; Flask Lounge, Portland. flasklounge.com. 9 p.m.

The Blues Prophets, blues, with The Renovaters, 21-plus; Big Easy, Portland. $7. bigeasyportland.com. 8 p.m.

Nikki Hunt, rock, RiRa, Portland. rira.com/portland. 10 p.m.

David Mello, old-time blues, 21-plus; Gingko Blue, Portland. gingkoblue.com. 9 p.m.

Le Prestige and Dank Roadie Uberdrive, psychedelic honky-tonk and groove music, Bayside Bowl, Portland. baysidebowl.com. 8 p.m.

Abram Taylor, garage jazz, Blue, Portland. portcityblue.com. 6 p.m.

Domino Jazz, bossa nova, Blue, Portland. portcityblue.com. 8 p.m.

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

Brothers Donovan, roots and Americana, Andy's Old Port Pub, Portland. andysoldportpub.com. 8:30 p.m.

Vinyl Tap, rock covers, 21-plus; Brian Boru, Portland. brianboruportland.com. 9:30 p.m.

The Blue Loafers, blues, Irish Twins Pub, Lewiston. 376-3088. 8 p.m.

SUNDAY

Basscatazz, EDM, with guest DJs Aphilly8 and Psydways, 21-plus; Flask Lounge, Portland. flasklounge.com. 9 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.

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

Irish Sessions, 21-plus; Brian Boru, Portland. brianboruportland.com. 3 to 6 p.m.

MONDAY

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

Funky Mondays: The Players Ball, funk, 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.

Frank McDaniel, blues/Americana, Andy's Old Port Pub, Portland. andysoldportpub.com. 6:30 p.m.

Open Mic with Ev Guy, RiRa, Portland. rira.com/portland. Noon.

TUESDAY

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

WEDNESDAY

Maine Transmit Authority, acoustic covers, RiRa, Portland. rira.com/portland. 8:30 p.m.

Rob Schreiber's Standard Issue, jazz from the Great American songbook, 21-plus; Gingko Blue, Portland. gingkoblue.com. 6 p.m.

Dogfish Acoustic Open Mic, featuring Joe Young, Dogfish Bar and Grille, Portland. thedogfishcompany.com. 7:30 p.m.

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

"Winter Clash," battle of the cover bands, 21-plus; Empire Dine and Dance, Portland. $6. portlandempire.com. Tom Waits vs. Leonard Cohen, 10 p.m.

Rap Night, hosted by Shupe and Ill By Instinct, 21-plus; Big Easy, Portland. $3. bigeasyportland.com. 9:30 p.m.

MARCH 7

Shanna Underwood, singer-songwriter, Dogfish Bar and Grille, Portland. thedogfishcompany.com. 8 p.m.

Tony Boffa Quartet, cool and soft jazz, 21-plus; Gingko Blue, Portland. gingkoblue.com. 8 p.m.

Vince Nez & Friends, singer-songwriters, Blue, Portland. portcityblue.com. 7 p.m.

Tumbling Bones, bluegrass, Andy's Old Port Pub, Portland. andysoldportpub.com. 7 p.m.

A Band Beyond Description, music of The Grateful Dead, Phish and The Allman Brothers Band, 21-plus; Big Easy, Portland. bigeasyportland.com. 9 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.

Kilcollins Band, pop and rock covers, RiRa, Portland. rira.com/portland. 10 p.m.

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