July 19, 2012

Music and Nightlife Listings

Concerts, comedy, bars and clubs

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Leon Russell plays Friday and Sunday in Maine.

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Summer Concert Series in the Hope Hobbs Gazebo, with Joseph Firecrow (Native American flute), Wells Harbor Community Park, Wells (rain location is Ward Gym at Wells Junior High School). Free. 646-5596. 6:30 p.m.

Robin Jellis, cello, Local Sprouts Cooperative, Portland. Free/donation. localsprouts.coop. 11 a.m.

Freedy Johnston, singer-songwriter, One Longfellow Square, Portland. $15 in advance; $18 day of show. onelongfellowsquare.com. 8 p.m.

Boston Saengerfest Men's Chorus, 70-voice ensemble, The Temple, Ocean Park. $12. oceanpark.org. 7:30 p.m.

Windham July Concert Series, with Don Roy (Franco-American fiddling), Windham Hill United Church of Christ, Windham. $12; $8 for seniors and ages 6 to 12; free for ages 5 and under, 892-2154. 7 p.m.

Uke 'n' Smile, ukulele and vocals, The Brickhouse, Scarborough. $10. 233-6755. 8 p.m.

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

Lex and Joe, swing, R&B and jazz, York Art Association, York Harbor. Free/donation. yorkartassociation.com. 7 p.m.

Zach Jones, rock, pop and soul, Frontier Cafe, Cinema & Gallery, Brunswick. $10 in advance; $12 day of show. explorefrontier.com. 8 p.m.

Alhan, Middle Eastern music ensemble, The Oak and The Ax, Biddeford. $8. theoakandtheax.blogspot.com. 8 p.m.

Rob Duquette, "World Music for Children" CD-release party, Saco Grange. $3; $10 for family of four or more. robduquette.com. 3 p.m.

SUNDAY

Leon Russell, classic rock, soul and R&B, Stone Mountain Arts Center, Brownfield. $65. stonemountainartscenter.com. 8 p.m.

Hot Jazz Brunch, with Sean Mencher, Bob Hamilton, Derek Moniz and special guests, Local Sprouts Cooperative, Portland. Free/donatioin. localsprouts.coop. 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Summer Concert Series, songs from the big band era, Colony Hotel, Kennebunkport. $5. 985-8759. 5 p.m.

Lyle Divinsky & Friends, folk/funk/R&B, Portland Lobster Company. Free. portlandlobstercompany.com. Noon.

Jason Spooner Trio, folk and blues, Portland Lobster Company. Free. 775-2112. 5 p.m.

Peter Squires, Dubb Nubb and Pineries, folk, The Oak and The Ax, Biddeford. $7. theoakandtheax.blogspot.com. 8 p.m.

MONDAY

Putnam Smith, Americana/roots, Portland Lobster Company. Free. portlandlobstercompany.com. 6 p.m.

TUESDAY

Maine Marimba Ensemble, Zimbabwean marimba music, El Rayo Taqueria, Portland. Free. elrayotaqueria.com. 7 to 9 p.m.

Mahoosuc Skye Celtic Series, with The Tartan Terrors, Gould Academy (Bingham Auditorium), Bethel. $20. necelticarts.com. 7 p.m.

The Lucid, pop/rock, Portland Lobster Company. Free. portlandlobstercompany.com. 6 p.m.

WEDNESDAY

Shonen Knife, pop/punk, with White Mystery and Whip Hands, 18-plus; Space, Portland. $10. space538.org. 8 p.m.

Matisyahu & The Dirty Heads, rap/reggae/hip hop, with Moon Taxi, all ages; State Theatre, Portland. $30 in advance; $35 day of show; general admission. statetheatreportland.com. 8 p.m.

Marc Cohn, singer-songwriter, Jonathan's Restaurant, Ogunquit. $47.50 in advance; $51.50 day of show. jonathansrestaurant.com. 8 p.m.

"Sail Away: High C's on the High Seas," several musicians including Aisha Ussery Adams, Kenneth Gayle and Dennis St. Pierre, Opera House at Boothbay Harbor. $15 in advance; $20 day of show. boothbayoperahouse.com. 7:30 p.m.

Jordan Benissan Ensemble, African drumming, El Rayo Taqueria, Portland. Free. elrayotaqueria.com. 7 to 9 p.m.

Ian MacKenzie, folk guitar, The Temple, Ocean Park. $5. oceanpark.org. 7:30 p.m.

The Original Wailers, reggae, 18-plus; Port City Music Hall, Portland. $15 to $30. portcitymusichall.com. 9 p.m.

Sunset Folk Series, with Brad Strause, Western Promenade Park, Portland. Free. 756-8130. 7:45 p.m. Summer Concerts at Mill Creek Park, with The Don Campbell Trio (country/folk), Mill Creek Park, South Portland. Free. 767-7650. 6:30 to 8 p.m.

Music on the Mall, with Apple Scruffs (classic rock), Brunswick Mall. Free. 729-4439. 6 to 8 p.m.

Emily Hodder and The New Growth String Band, Americana, Jordan Hall, Ocean Park. $5. oceanpark.org. 7:30 p.m.

Summer Arts Series, with Wayne From Maine (kids' interactive music show), Royal River Park, Yarmouth. Free. 846-2406. 11 a.m.

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