May 1, 2013

Music and Nightlife Listings

Concerts, comedy, bars and clubs

• CONCERTS

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The bluegrass group Steep Canyon Rangers has concerts in Rockland on Saturday and in Brownfield on Sunday.

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California-based alt-rockers Silversun Pickups are at the State Theatre in Portland on Tuesday.

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THURSDAY

Rebelution, rock, world and reggae, with J BOOG and Hot Rain, State Theatre, Portland. $20. state

theatreportland.com. 8:30 p.m.

Phil Vassar, country, 18-plus; Asylum, Portland. $29. portlandasylum.com. 9 p.m.

Dean Stevens, acoustic folk, with David Dodson, Camden Public Library. $8. 236-3440. 7 p.m.

Mary Jane Lamond & Wendy MacIsaac, Gaelic songs and fiddle tunes, Phillips Area Community Center. $15. 639-3717. 7 p.m.

Brian Patricks, singer-songwriter, Savory Maine, Damariscotta. Free. savorymainedining.com. 6 p.m.

Mark Tipton and Friends, South American folk music, Mayo Street Arts, Portland. $10; $7 for students and seniors. mayostreetarts.org. 7 p.m.

FRIDAY

"Halfway to Halloween IV," music by Covered in Bees, Hessian, Johnny Cremains and Crash Cobra, plus haunted house and costume contest, 21-plus; Asylum, Portland. $5. portlandasylum.com. 8:30 p.m.

Maia Sharp, singer-songwriter, One Longfellow Square, Portland. $15 in advance; $20 at door. onelongfellowsquare.com. 8 p.m.

Breakers Jazz Band, upbeat jazz from Benny Goodman to Duke Ellington and more, Opera House at Boothbay Harbor. $10 in advance; $15 day of show. boothbayoperahouse.com. 7:30 p.m.

Rob Schreiber's Standard Issue, jazz from the Great American Songbook, Marriott at Sable Oaks, South Portland. standardissue.me. 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.

Zemya, a cappella world music, Maine Jewish Museum, Portland. $12. 219-2247. 8 p.m.

Debbie Davies Band, blues, Saco River Theatre, Buxton. $20; $18 for seniors and students. 929-6472. 7:30 p.m.

Not Too Shaap, acoustic concert with three-course home-cooked dinner, Freeport Community Center. $18. 865-3985, Ext. 202. 6 p.m.

Christian McNeill & Sea Monsters, singer-songwriter, Stone Mountain Arts Center, Brownfield. $16. stonemountainartscenter.com. 8 p.m.

SATURDAY

Keller Williams, bluegrass, folk and reggae, 18-plus; Port City Music Hall, Portland. $20 in advance; $25 day of show; $36 VIP. statetheatreportland.com. 8 p.m.

Clutch, rock, with The Sword, Lionize and Never Got Caught, State Theatre, Portland. $20 in advance; $25 day of show. statetheatreportland.com. 8 p.m.

Steep Canyon Rangers, bluegrass, Strand Theatre, Rockland. $22 in advance; $25 day of show. rocklandstrand.com. 7:30 p.m.

Jonathan Edwards, folk, Stone Mountain Arts Center, Brownfield. $30. stonemountainartscenter.com. 8 p.m.

Spoonmaker's Diamond, Middle Eastern music, Engine, Biddeford Arts, Biddeford. $6 in advance; $8 day of show. feedtheengine.org. 7 p.m.

The Reverie Machine with Allysen Callery, folk, The Frontier, Brunswick. $10. explorefrontier.com. 8 p.m.

Susie Burke and David Surette, folk, Sanford Unitarian Universalist Church, Sanford. $10; $25 per family. 324-3191. 7 p.m. Seaglass Chorale, "Bernstein and Sondheim on Broadway," Kennebunk Town Hall. $12 in advance and for seniors; $15 day of show. 985-8747. 7 p.m.

Downeaster's Chorus Spring Concert, barbershop music with guests the Yarmouth High School Chamber Singers, Yarmouth High School. $15; free for ages 18 and under. downeasters.org. 7 p.m.

"GospelFest," with the Bowdoin College Gospel Choir, Bowdoin Chapel, Brunswick. Free. 725-3375. 6 p.m.

Mosiac: "Love That Spring," songs include "The Man I Love" "Besame Mucho" and "Tennessee Waltz," First Parish Unitarian Universalist Church, Kennebunk. Free. 216-3890. 3 p.m.

Seth Glier, singer-songwriter, First Congregational Church, New Gloucester. $15. 926-3260. 7:30 p.m.

Alumni Band, Marcel "Mike" Drapeau Scholarship concert with guests the Saint James School Band, First Parish Congregational Church, Saco. $7 in advance; $10 day of show. thealumniband.com. 7 p.m.

Aaron Nadeau, acoustic guitar, Savory Maine, Damariscotta. Free. savorymainedining.com. 6 to 8 p.m.

SUNDAY

Wescustago Youth Chorale: "A Celebration of Spring," 15th annual spring concert featuring selections of traditional choral, international and pop music, Freeport Performing Arts Center (High School). $10; $5 for students. 846-0705. 4:30 p.m.

23rd Annual Pan New England Steel Drum Festival, 25 bands from all over New England, Your Space Complex, Gorham. Donations at door. 318-0584. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

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