August 14, 2013

Music and Nightlife Listings

Concerts, comedy, bars and clubs

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Singer-songwriter Kathy Mattea performs at the Opera House at Boothbay Harbor on Friday.

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Larry the Cable Guy and Bill Engvall, with Reno Collier and Gary Brightwell, Darling's Waterfront Pavilion, Bangor. $41.75 to $97.75. Gates at 5 p.m., show at 7:30 p.m. Saturday.

Portland Comedy Showcase, weekly stand-up comedy show, Bull Feeney's, Portland. $5. 773-7210. 8 p.m. Wednesday.



Joint Chiefs, funk, Portland Lobster Company. 6 p.m.

Tony Boffa Quartet, cool and soft jazz, Gingko Blue, Portland. 8 p.m.

Trippe/Henry Duet, bluesgrass, gospel, folk and blues, Blue, Portland. 7 p.m.

Genevieve Beaudoin, singer-songwriter, Blue, Portland. 10 p.m.

The Dapper Gents, roots/rock, Dogfish Bar and Grille, Portland. 8 p.m.

Atilla Vural, electric guitar and darabuka, Andy's Old Port Pub, Portland. 7 p.m.

North of Nashville, alt-rock, with free barbecue, Brian Boru, Portland. 5 to 7 p.m.

Karaoke Night, with DJ Cougar, Flask Lounge, Portland. 9 p.m.

A Band Beyond Description and Friends, jam band covers, Big Easy, Portland. 9 p.m.

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

Hang the DJ with DJ Silverchild, Slainte, Portland. 10 p.m.

Beer Pong, Line Dancing, Karaoke and DJ B-set, Club Texas, Auburn. Doors at 6 p.m.


All-Ages Metal Show, with Candy Striper Death Row, Ascent to Power, Seize the Vatican, Forward Momentum Prophecy and more, Club Texas, Auburn. $10 in advance; $12 day of show. 7 p.m.

Mash It Up Ska Fest, with Bim Skala Bim, The Beat Horizon, El Grande and more, Big Easy, Portland. All-ages show at 3 p.m. ($10); 21-plus show at 8 p.m. ($8).

"Friction Friday," drum & bass, dubstep, jungle and garage, Flask Lounge, Portland. 9 p.m.

Arthur Webster and The Holy Mackerels, roots/Americana, McSeagull's, Boothbay Harbor. 633-5900. 8 p.m.

A Band Beyond Description, jam band covers, Portland Lobster Company. 7 p.m.

David Mello, acoustic blues, Gingko Blue, Portland. 5 to 8 p.m.

Travis James Humphrey and The Retro Rockets, blues and swing, Gingko Blue, Portland. 9 p.m.

"Shanna in the Round," singer-songwriter showcase, Blue, Portland. 6 p.m.

Matt Meyer and The Gumption Junction, new roots, sea shanties and more, Blue, Portland. 8 p.m.

Mark Kilianski & The Moonshine Ramblers, bluegrass, Blue, Portland. 10 p.m.

The Lucid, funk, rap and reggae, Inn on the Blues, York Beach. $6. 9:30 p.m.

Happy Hour with Travis James Humphrey, guitarist, Dogfish Bar and Grille, Portland. 5 to 7 p.m.

Jazz Friday with LHQ, Dogfish Bar and Grille, Portland. 8 p.m.

Da Block Radio Show, collaboration of local hip-hop artists, Club Texas, Auburn. $3; 18-plus. Doors at 8 p.m.

Mama's Black Sheep, folk and blues, Andy's Old Port Pub, Portland. 8:30 p.m.

Time Pilots, classic rock, Ri Ra, Portland. 10 p.m.

Where's My Friend, Billy Carr and An Anderson, folk and math rock, Bayside Bowl, Portland. $5. 7 p.m.

Port Sports '90s Dance Party, Geno's Rock Club, Portland. 221-2385. 9 p.m.

ATF, rock, Brian Boru, Portland. 9:30 p.m.


Hellelujah the Hills and if and it, alt-rock, Bayside Bowl, Portland. 7 p.m.

Dark Rain, Acetone, Project 1313 and Trial by Stone, metal, Club Texas, Auburn; all ages. 7 p.m.

JB5, rap and hip hop, Ri Ra, Portland. 10 p.m.

Station 85, rock, Brian Boru, Portland. 9:30 p.m.

Hot Club du Monde, gypsy jazz and swing, Portland Lobster Company. 12:30 p.m.

Pete Kilpatrick Band, rock, Portland Lobster Company. 7 p.m.

Matt & The Barn Burner Blues Band, Gingko Blue, Portland. 8 p.m.

The Queens of Drag, live entertainment with costume contest, MaineStreet, Ogunquit. $10. 11:30 p.m.

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