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 Arts Series, with Lyle Divinsky and The Model Airplane (soulful covers), Royal River Park, Yarmouth. Free. 846-2406. 6:15 p.m.

Belfast Summer Nights Weekly Music Series, with Rugged and The Colorados (country), Heritage Park, Belfast. Free. 322-7123. 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.

Eric Bettencourt/Velourosaurus, pop/rock, Portland Lobster Company. portlandlobster company.com. 6 p.m.

Emeline Michel, queen of Haitian song, Strand Theatre, Rockland. $30 to $40; $8 for ages 18 and under. baychamberconcerts.org. 8 p.m.

JULY 26

Alive at Five Summer Music Series, with The McCarthys (country/roots rock) and Amy Allen (singer-songwriter), Monument Square, Portland. Free. portlandmaine.com. 5:30 to 7 p.m.

Greg Brown, singer-songwriter, Stone Mountain Arts Center, Brownfield. $35. stonemountainarts center.com. 8 p.m.

Friends of Eastern Promenade Concert Series, Chandler's Band (marches and big band music), Fort Allen Park, Portland. Free. 756-8130. 7 p.m.

Cool Sounds Concert Series and Outdoor Market, with RetroRockerz (classic rock), downtown Bangor. Free. downtownbangor.com. Market 5 to 8 p.m., concert at 6 p.m.

Summer Lakeside Concerts, with Jenn Adams (jazz, folk and blues), Bates College (Keigwin Amphitheater), Lewiston. Free. 786-6330. 6 p.m.

Summer Concerts in the Park, with Time Pilots ('80s covers), Memorial Park, Scarborough. Free. 772-2811, Ext. 234. 6:30 p.m.

Midcoast Music Fest, with The Boneheads (roots/Americana) and Bruce Hardina (acoustic), Darrows Barn at Round Top Farm, Damariscotta. $15 in advance; $18 day of show. damariscottariver.org. 6:30 p.m.

Hot Summer Nights Music Series, with Oran Mor and Jamie Meader & Cat Connors (Irish and Scottish music), Central School, South Berwick. Free/donation. 384-5846. 6:30 p.m.

Summer Concert Series, with Maximum Blue (guitar and fiddle duo), Hilton Garden Inn Auburn Riverwatch. Free. laarts.org. Noon.

John Mock: "From the Shoreline," integration of music and photography, Opera House at Boothbay Harbor. $15 in advance; $18 day of show. boothbayoperahouse.com. 7:30 p.m.

Jimmy Dority, pianist, Local Sprouts Cooperative, Portland. Free/donation. localsprouts.coop. 7 p.m.

Connor Garvey & Friends, indie folk, Portland Lobster Company. Free. portlandlobstercompany.com. 6 p.m.

Christopher Paul Stelling, ambient folk, with if and it and Thorn & Shout, The Oak and The Ax, Biddeford. $8. theoakandtheax.blogspot.com. 8 p.m.

• COMEDY

Open Mic Comedy Night, 21-plus; Slainte, Portland. slaintewinebar.com. 8 p.m. today and July 26.

Corey Manning, Comedy Connection, Portland. $15. mainecomedy.com. 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday.

The Punk Hunks of Comedy, 21-plus; Geno's Rock Club, Portland. Free. 221-2382. 9 p.m. Saturday.

• BARS/CLUBS

TODAY

Yo Mama's Big Fat Booty Band, funk, with Big Ol' Dirty Bucket, 21-plus; Asylum, Portland. $6 in advance; $9 day of show. portlandasylum.com. 9 p.m.

Pornography for the Blind, rock, with The Woulds and The Black Firs, Geno's Rock Club, Portland. 221-2382. 9 p.m.

Britta Pejic and Arcane Lore, indie rock, 21-plus; Empire Dine and Dance, Portland. $5. portlandempire.com. 9 p.m.

Rachel Efron Series, folk and jazz, Blue, Portland. Donation. portcityblue.com. 6 p.m.

Joel Cage, folk/rock, Blue, Portland. Donation. portcityblue.com. 8 p.m.

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

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

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

Tristan Omand, acoustic, 21-plus; Slainte, Portland. slaintewinebar.com. 10 p.m.

Ladies Night with Cosmodrome, rock/pop, 21-plus; Inn on the Blues, York Beach. Free for women; $3 for men. innontheblues.com. 9:30 p.m.

Jack Wilson, folk rock, Andy's Old Port Pub, Portland. andysoldportpub.com. 7:30 p.m.

Hot Club du Monde, gypsy jazz and swing, Gingko Blue, Portland. gingkoblue.com. 8 p.m.

FRIDAY

Candlebox, rock, with Sugar Red and The Hollow Glow, 21-plus; Asylum, Portland. $26 in advance; $29 day of show. portlandasylum.com. 9 p.m.

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