June 21, 2012

Music and Nightlife Listings

Concerts, comedy, bars and clubs

• CONCERTS

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The Flatlanders – aka, from left, Jimmie Dale Gilmore, Butch Hancock and Joe Ely – are at Stone Mountain Arts Center in Brownfield on Saturday.

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TODAY

Gov't Mule and moe., rock/jam bands, Bangor Waterfront Pavilion. $31.75 to $51.75. waterfrontconcerts.com. Gates at 5 p.m.

Rustic Overtones, rock, CD-release show with Anna & The Diggs, 18-plus; Port City Music Hall, Portland. $15 to $30. portcitymusichall.com. 9 p.m.

Gypsophilia, indie jazz, Stone Mountain Arts Center, Brownfield. Free; reservations required. stonemountainartscenter.com. 8 p.m.

Lady Zen, jazz/funk poet, River Tree Arts, Kennebunk. $10. rivertreearts.org. 7 p.m.

Portland Jazz Orchestra, 18-piece ensemble, One Longfellow Square, Portland. $9; $5 for students and seniors. onelongfellowsquare.com. 8 p.m.

Cool Sounds Concert Series and Outdoor Market, with Rockin' Ron (oldies), downtown Bangor. Free. downtownbangor.com. Market, 5 to 8 p.m.; concert, 6 p.m.

Simons & Goodwin, acoustic folk duo, Lithgow Public Library, Augusta. Free. lithgow.lib.me.us. 6:30 p.m.

Dave Gunning, singer-songwriter, Unity College Centre for the Performing Arts. $15. 948-7469. 7:30 p.m.

Brian Patricks, singer/songwriter, The Local Buzz, Cape Elizabeth. Free/donation. 541-9024. 8 to 10 p.m.

FRIDAY

Royal Southern Brotherhood, blues rock featuring Cyril Neville of The Meters and Devon Allman (son of Gregg), Leura Hill Eastman Performing Arts Center, Fryeburg. $22.50; $17.50 for seniors; $10 for students. fryeburgacademy.org/pac. 7:30 p.m.

Beach Boys 50th Anniversary Tour, rock/pop, Bangor Waterfront Pavilion. $47.75 to $91.75. waterfrontconcerts.com. Gates at 5:30 p.m.

Atmosphere, hip-hop, with Blueprint, B Dolan and DJ Detox, State Theatre, Portland. $25 in advance; $30 day of show; general admission. statetheatreportland.com. 8 p.m.

Randy Houser, country, with guest Lathan Moore; 21-plus; Asylum, Portland. $22 in advance; $25 day of show. portlandasylum.com. 9 p.m.

Mary Murphy, jazz and classic country from the '40s and '50s plus originals, Araxine Wilkins Sawyer Memorial, Greene. Free. sawyer-foundation.com. 2 and 7 p.m.

Chriss Sutherland, Redwing Blackbird and Christine Hayward, indie folk-rock, The Oak and the Ax, Biddeford. $8. theoakandtheax.blogspot.com. 8 p.m.

"Woody's A' Hundred: The Life and Times of Woody Guthrie," Dave Peloquin and Bob Webb tribute to Woody Guthrie, roots/country, One Longfellow Square, Portland. $18. onelongfellowsquare.com. 8 p.m.

When Particles Collide, rock duo, CD-release show with live music, videos, remixes and dramatic readings from local musicians, actors and writers, 21-plus; Bangor Opera House. Free. 974-6447. 9 p.m.

Groove Ruckus, hip hop/jazz, The Local Buzz, Cape Elizabeth. Free/donation. 541-9024. 8 to 10 p.m.

Cinder Conk with Ben Russell, traditionalism and modern experimentation, all ages; Space, Portland. $8 in advance; $10 day of show. space538.org. 8 p.m.

SATURDAY

The Flatlanders, featuring Jimmie Dale Gilmore, Joe Ely and Butch Hancock, alt-country, Stone Mountain Arts Center, Brownfield. $47.50. stonemountainartscenter.com. 8 p.m.

Tuckermans at 9, rocking a capella group, bring chairs or blankets, United Methodist Church, Eliot. $10. tuckermansat9.com. 4 p.m.

Frank Vignola, guitarist, Opera House at Boothbay Harbor. $15 in advance; $18 day of show. boothbayoperahouse.com. 8 p.m.

Dilly Dilly, Kingsley Flood and Max Garcia Conover, indie folk-rock, The Oak and the Ax, Biddeford. $8. theoakandtheax.blogspot.com. 8 p.m.

Halestorm with Emphatic, rock, State Theatre, Portland. $18 in advance; $20 day of show; general admission. statetheatreportland.com. 8 p.m.

William Pint and Felicia Dale, music from the sea, traditional and contemporary, Aarhus Gallery, Belfast. $10. aarhusgallery.com. 7:30 p.m.

Squid Jiggers, Celtic, folk and maritime music, with Jerks of Grass, 21-plus; Fountain Park, Lewiston. $10. baxterbrewing.com/concertseries. 6:30 p.m.

Nick Ludington Trio, jazz standards, The Local Buzz, Cape Elizabeth. Free/donation. 541-9024. 8 to 10 p.m.

10th Annual Tribute to JD Concert, with Death by Watermelon, The Lower East Side Band, The McCarthys, Div Kid, The Do-Rights and more, 21-plus; proceeds will help buy musical instruments to southern Maine schools in need; Asylum, Portland. $20; $15 for two or more in advance. portlandasylum.com. Doors at 5 p.m.

Soul Clap Party and Dance Off, rock, with DJ Jonathan Toubin, 21-plus; Space, Portland. $6. space538.org. 9 p.m.

SUNDAY

James Taylor, mellow rock, Cumberland County Civic Center, Portland. $59.50 to $79.50. theciviccenter.com. 8 p.m.

Tuckermans at 9, rocking a capella group, Trinity Church, York. Donation. 363-5095. 7:30 p.m.

Gorilla Music Battle of the Bands, with Parenthysis, Crowns, Sunbleach, Nate Burnz, The Wee Lollies and Counting the Trees, all ages; Big Easy, Portland. $8 in advance; $10 day of show. bigeasyportland.com. 4 p.m.

Mark Tipton Trio, First Church, Belfast. Free/donation. 338-2282. 3 p.m.

TUESDAY

Castlebay, Celtic harp, fiddle and woodwinds, Little Brown Church, Round Pond. $10; free for children. 529-5438. 7:30 p.m.

WEDNESDAY

Seventh Annual Festival of American Music, "The Athens of the North: Music, Art and Architecture in Mid-19th Century Portland," Sabbathday Lake Shaker Village, New Gloucester. $25; $20 for seniors. www.shaker.lib.me.us. 7 p.m.

Gorilla Finger Dub Band, soul/rock/reggae/dub, Shevenell Park, Main Street, Biddeford. Free. 5 to 7 p.m.

JUNE 28

Shinedown, Papa Roach and In This Moment, metal, Bangor Waterfront Pavilion. $41.50. waterfrontconcerts.com. Gates at 5 p.m.

Seventh Annual Festival of American Music, "In the Shaker Tradition: Shaker Quick Dance and Fiddle Tunes," Sabbathday Lake Shaker Village, New Gloucester. $25; $20 for seniors. www.shaker.lib.me.us. 7 p.m.

Cool Sounds Concert Series and Outdoor Market, with Mellow Endeavor, rock and jam, downtown Bangor. Free. downtownbangor.com. Market, 5 to 8 p.m.; concert, 6 p.m.

Arieb Azhar, singer-songwriter, One Longfellow Square, Portland. $17. onelongfellowsquare.com. 7:30 p.m.

Comas, traditional Irish music, Unity College Centre for the Performing Arts. $15. 948-7469. 7:30 p.m.

Daniel Glaude Trio, jazz standards, The Local Buzz, Cape Elizabeth. Free/donation. 541-9024. 8 to 10 p.m.

• COMEDY

Bob Marley, Maine comedian, Jonathan's Restaurant, Ogunquit. $28. jonathansrestaurant.com. 8 p.m. today.

Open Mic Comedy Night, 21-plus; Slainte, Portland. slaintewinebar.com. 8 p.m. today and June 28.

Tim Sample, Maine humorist, Opera House at Boothbay Harbor. $18 in advance; $22 day of show. boothbayoperahouse.com. 7:30 p.m. June 28.

• BARS/CLUBS

TODAY

Heloise & The Savoir Faire, punk, with Wishes and Thieves and DJ Disco Phantom (between and after sets), 21-plus; Empire Dine and Dance, Portland. $8. portlandempire.com. 9 p.m.

Peter Merrill Trio, jazz pianist playing standards, Gingko Blue, Portland. gingkoblue.com. 8 p.m.

Peter Gavett, singer-songwriter, Andy's Old Port Pub, Portland. andysoldportpub.com. 7 p.m.

Rob Cimitile, bluegrass and folk, Blue, Portland. Donation. portcityblue.com. 6 p.m.

Ben Kilcollins, acoustic, Blue, Portland. portcityblue.com. Donation. 8 p.m.

Groove Ruckus, jazz/funk fusion, Blue, Portland. Donation. portcityblue.com. 10 p.m.

Joint Chiefs, rock, Portland Lobster Company. portlandlobstercompany.com. 6 p.m.

Open Mic Night, Deer Run Tavern, Yarmouth. 846-9555. 7:30 to 10:30 p.m.

Jerks of Grass, bluegrass, Bayside Bowl, Portland. baysidebowl.com. 8 p.m.

Band Beyond Description, jam band with guest, 21-plus; Big Easy, Portland. bigeasyportland.com. 9 p.m.

Peterson Project, blues, 21-plus; Slainte, Portland. slaintewinebar.com. 10 p.m.

Livver, punk metal, with Family and Sylvia, 21-plus; Geno's Rock Club, Portland. 221-2382. 9 p.m.

FRIDAY

Darien Brahms, rock, CD-release show with Sara Cox and members of The Fogcutters and Rustic Overtones; White Zin opens; 21-plus; Big Easy, Portland. $8. bigeasyportland.com. 8:30 p.m.

OdLaW, alt-Americana rock/soul, Rock City Cafe, Rockland. rockcitycoffee.com. 7 p.m.

Hot Day at the Zoo, Americana rock, ragtime and jazz, 21-plus; Empire Dine and Dance, Portland. $8 in advance; $10 day of show. portlandempire.com. 9:30 p.m.

Mama's Boomshack, funk, soul and blues, Gingko Blue, Portland. gingkoblue.com. 9 p.m.

Jon King Band, 21-plus; Inn on the Blues, York Beach. innontheblues.com. 9:30 p.m.

Yellow Roman Candles, acoustic folk rock, Andy's Old Port Pub, Portland. andysoldportpub.com. 8:30 p.m.

Bob Rasero, acoustic blues, Blue, Portland. Donation. portcityblue.com. 6 p.m.

Ahmad Hassan Muhammad, pianist, Blue, Portland. Donation. portcityblue.com. 8 p.m.

LQH, jazz, Blue, Portland. portcityblue.com. 10 p.m.

Eric B. and Velourosaurus, rock, blues and funk, Portland Lobster Company. portlandlobstercompany.com. 6 p.m.

Duke, rock, RiRa, Portland. rira.com. 10 p.m.

13 HigH, hard rock, CD-release party, 21-plus; Club Texas, Auburn. clubtexas.info. 8 p.m.

Nogar Family Band, acoustic quartet, with AWAAS and The Last Sip, 21-plus; Slainte, Portland. $4. slaintewinebar.com. 9 p.m.

The Crimson Ghosts, horror punk, with The Hot Tarts and The Outfits, 21-plus; Geno's Rock Club, Portland. 221-2382. 9 p.m.

Plague, industrial night, Asylum (basement), Portland. $5; $2 before 9:30 p.m. portlandasylum.com. 9:30 p.m.

SATURDAY

Portland Slam, hip hop/rap, featuring Lady Essence, eyenine, Sandbag, Kane Grogan and Billie Tuggle, 21-plus; Slainte, Portland. $7/donation. slaintewinebar.com. 7:30 p.m.

Tommy O'Connell & The Juke Joint Devils, swing and blues, Gingko Blue, Portland. gingkoblue.com. 9 p.m.

Tickle, dance music, RiRa, Portland. rira.com. 10 p.m.

Alan Roux, blues, BeachFire Bar and Grille, Ogunquit. beachfiremaine.com. 8:30 p.m.

Drivin' Blind Band, blues/rock, 21-plus; Inn on the Blues, York Beach. $6. innontheblues.com. 9:30 p.m.

Podunk Variety, alt-rock, Andy's Old Port Pub, Portland. andysoldportpub.com. 8:30 p.m.

Fogcutters, big band music, CD-release show, 21-plus; Big Easy, Portland. $8 in advance; $10 day of show. bigeasyportland.com. 8:30 p.m.

Peter Albert, guitarist, Blue, Portland. Donation. portcityblue.com. 6 p.m.

Kristen Marlo, singer-songwriter, Blue, Portland. Donation. portcityblue.com. 8 p.m.

Hardy Trio, jazz, Blue, Portland. Donation. portcityblue.com. 10 p.m.

Amigos, acoustic, Portland Lobster Company. portlandlobstercompany.com. Noon to 3 p.m.

Dark Rain, metal, 21-plus; Club Texas, Auburn. $5. clubtexas.info. Doors at 8 p.m.

Welterweight, acoustic rock, Dogfish Bar and Grille, Portland. thedogfishbarandgrille.com. 8 to 11 p.m.

Soft Bullets, Sea Level and Jeff Beam, alt-rock, 21-plus; Empire Dine and Dance, Portland. $6. portlandempire.com. 9 p.m.

Arcane Lore, psychedelic rock, with Buruka and Hari Bangs, 21-plus; Geno's Rock Club, Portland. 221-2382. 9 p.m.

Await Rescue, hard rock, with Loki, Mines of Paris and Lord Earth, 21-plus; Flask Lounge, Portland. flasklounge.com. 9 p.m.

SUNDAY

Mitch Alden Duo, folk-rock, Portland Lobster Company. portlandlobstercompany.com. Noon.

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

The Couch, open mic with host John Nels and guest Oliver Waterman, 21-plus; Empire Dine and Dance, Portland. portlandempire.com. 9 p.m.

MONDAY

Erin Harpe & The Delta Swingers, blues, Time Out Pub, Rockland. $10. 593-9336. 7 p.m.

Kristen Ford, Boston folk-rock, Andy's Old Port Pub, Portland. andysoldportpub.com. 6:30 p.m.

Jerks of Grass, bluegrass, Portland Lobster Company. portlandlobstercompany.com. 6 p.m.

Darrell and The Elevators, funk, 21-plus; Big Easy, Portland. $3. bigeasyportland.com. 9 p.m.

Stowaways Bluegrass Night, Empire Dine and Dance, Portland. portlandempire.com. 6 p.m. jam; 8 p.m. concert.

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

TUESDAY

Cover to Cover, local artists play originals and favorite classic album, 21-plus; Big Easy, Portland. $5. bigeasyportland.com. Lady Zen performs "Baduizm" by Erykah Badu, 9 p.m.

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

Ryan H., The Still and The Grumps, rock, Portland Lobster Company. portlandlobstercompany.com. 6 p.m.

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

Twisted Tuesdays, electronic dance music featuring Of the Trees and Space Jesus, 21-plus; Empire Dine and Dance, Portland. $5 to $10. portlandempire.com. 9 p.m.

WEDNESDAY

Poema, acoustic pop duo, with Theatre Breaks Loose and Almost Legendary, 21-plus; Flask Lounge, Portland. flasklounge.com. 9 p.m.

Clash of the Titans, battle of the cover bands, 21-plus; Empire Dine and Dance, Portland. $5. portlandempire.com. Gorillaz vs MGMT, 9:30 p.m.

David Beam and The Custom House Gang, Americana and blues, Andy's Old Port Pub, Portland. andysoldportpub.com. 7:30 p.m.

Rap Night, local DJs and musicians, 21-plus; Big Easy, Portland. $3. bigeasyportland.com. 9 p.m.

Mike O'Hehir, indie rock, 21-plus; Slainte, Portland. slaintewinebar.com. 10 p.m.

Kyle Carey, folk, Blue, Portland. Donation. portcityblue.com. 7:30 p.m.

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

Eric B. and Velourosaurus, rock, blues and funk, Portland Lobster Company. portlandlobstercompany.com. 6 p.m.

Mitch Alden, acoustic, RiRa, Portland. rira.com. 8:30 p.m.

JUNE 28

Soul Monde, members of the Trey Anastasio Band with Band Beyond Description, jam bands, 21-plus; Big Easy, Portland. $5. bigeasyportland.com. 9 p.m.

N.E. Town, folk-rock, Andy's Old Port Pub, Portland. andysoldportpub.com. 7 p.m.

The Flipsides, surf music, with Orca Team, Bayside Bowl, Portland. baysidebowl.com. 8 p.m.

Joint Chiefs, rock, Portland Lobster Company. portlandlobstercompany.com. 6 p.m.

Tantric Picasso, psychedelic rock, 21-plus; Slainte, Portland. slaintewinebar.com. 10 p.m.

Bonnie & The Practical Cats, R&B, Gingko Blue, Portland. gingkoblue.com. 8 p.m.

Barn Swallows, bluegrass, Blue, Portland. Donation. portcityblue.com. 6 p.m.

Dan HL, singer-songwriter, Blue, Portland. Donation. portcityblue.com. 8 p.m.

Samuel James and Dana Gross, blues and roots, Blue, Portland. Donation. portcityblue.com. 10 p.m.

Open Mic Night, Deer Run Tavern, Yarmouth. 846-9555. 7:30 to 10:30 p.m.

Griffan Sherry & The Ghost of Paul Revere, acoustic Americana/soul, Dogfish Bar and Grille, Portland. thedogfishbarandgrille.com. 8 p.m.

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