Thursday, May 23, 2013
Leon Russell plays Friday and Sunday in Maine.
Alive at Five Summer Music Series, with Lady Zen, Zach Jones and Spencer Albee (pop/rock, R&B and soul), Monument Square, Portland. Free. portlandmaine.com. 5:30 to 7 p.m.
Suzy Bogguss, singer-songwriter, with Lori McKenna, Sarah Siskind, Peter Mulvey and Chris Moore, Stone Mountain Arts Center, Brownfield. $55. stonemountainartscenter.com. 8 p.m.
Belfast Summer Nights Weekly Music Series, with The Tom Luther Quintet (jazz), Heritage Park, Belfast. Free. 322-7123. 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.
Friends of Eastern Promenade Concert Series, with Primo Cubano (classic Cuban music), Fort Allen Park, Portland. Free. 756-8130. 7 p.m.
Matuto, Brazilian, swing, bebop, funk and rock, Opera House at Boothbay Harbor. $15 in advance; $20 day of show. boothbayoperahouse.com. 7:30 p.m.
Portland Jazz Orchestra, 18-piece ensemble, One Longfellow Square, Portland. $9; $5 in advance and for students and seniors. onelongfellowsquare.com. 8 p.m.
Summer Concert Series, with The Pete Kilpatrick Band (indie rock), Lithgow Public Library, Augusta. Free. www.lithgow.lib.me.us. 6:30 p.m.
Kristen Lindell, acoustic roots, Local Sprouts Cooperative, Portland. Free/donation. localsprouts.coop. 7 p.m.
Midcoast Music Fest, with David Mallett (country/rock) and Anna & The Diggs (R&B/soul/rock), Darrows Barn at Round Top Farm, Damariscotta. $15 in advance; $18 day of show. damariscottariver.org. 6:30 p.m.
Cool Sounds Concert Series and Outdoor Market, with Everett Dumas (acoustic rock and pop), downtown Bangor. Free. downtownbangor.com. Market 5 to 8 p.m., concert at 6 p.m.
Summer Concerts in the Park, with Motor Booty Affair ('70s disco/funk), Memorial Park, Scarborough. Free. 772-2811, Ext. 234. 6:30 p.m.
Hot Summer Nights Music Series, with Hoot Night (potpourri of music), Central School, South Berwick. Free/donation. 384-5846. 6:30 p.m.
Crusher's Kids Concerts in the Park, with Sammie Haynes (singer-songwriter), Deering Oaks Park, Portland. Free. 756-8130. 12:30 p.m.
MSHR, experimental, with Planets Around the Sun, Marty Barrett and Video Nasties, all ages; Space, Portland. $5. space538.org. 8 p.m.
Summer Lakeside Concerts, with Boreal Tordu (Acadian music quartet), Bates College (Keigwin Amphitheater), Lewiston. Free. 786-6330. 6 p.m.
Summer Concert Series, with Brittany Haas and Lauren Rioux (fiddle and string band), Hilton Garden Inn Auburn Riverwatch. Free. laarts.org. Noon.
Joint Chiefs, roots, Portland Lobster Company. portlandlobstercompany.com. 6 p.m.
Roy Book Binder, blues/folk, One Longfellow Square, Portland. $15 in advance; $18 day of show. onelongfellowsquare.com. 8 p.m.
Suzy Bogguss, singer-songwriter, Jonathan's Restaurant, Ogunquit. $37.50 in advance; $40.50 day of show. jonathansrestaurant.com. 8 p.m.
Tommy Bazarian, singer-songwriter, Local Sprouts Cooperative, Portland. Free/donation. localsprouts.coop. 7 p.m.
Open Mic Night, Jakeman Hall, Ocean Park. Free. 934-9068. 7 to 9 p.m.
Con Fullam, singer-songwriter, River Tree Arts, Kennebunk. $10. rivertreearts.org. 7 p.m.
Friday Noon Concert Series, with Stan Davis (singer-songwriter), Post Office Park, Portland. Free. portlandmaine.com. Noon.
Leon Russell, classic rock, soul and R&B, Center Theatre for the Performing Arts, Dover-Foxcroft. $32.50. centertheatre.org. 8 p.m.
Eric Bettencourt/Velourosaurus, pop/rock, Portland Lobster Company. portlandlobstercompany.com. 7 p.m.
Sean Bones, reggae, with Mike O'Hehir and Rural Ghosts, The Oak and The Ax, Biddeford. $8. theoakandtheax.blogspot.com. 8 p.m.
Martin Sexton, singer-songwriter, L.L. Bean Discovery Park, Freeport. Free; bring lawn chairs or blankets. llbean.com. 7:30 p.m.
"The Art of the Songwriter," with Ronny Cox, Bill Ward, Choco Jacques, Radoslav Lorkovic, Brian Brewer, Wayne Wilkerson and Chris Watking; benefit for the arts center; Chocolate Church Arts Center, Bath. $25 in advance; $30 at door. chocolatechurcharts.org. Cocktail reception 6 p.m.; concert at 7:30 p.m.
Jan Marie Bacon, folk and pop music of the '60s and '70s, Congregational Church of Bristol. $12. 562-6843. 7:30 p.m.
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