December 13, 2012

Music and Nightlife Listings

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The James Montgomery Blues Band is scheduled to perform at One Longfellow Square in Portland on Friday.

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The Ghost of Paul Revere has two shows in the week ahead: On Friday as part of the lineup for WCYY’s Home for the Holidaze Concert Party at Asylum; and on Tuesday at One Longfellow Square in Portland in a benefit for Rural Health in the Dominican Republic.

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WEDNESDAY

Dave Fisher and The Celtic Cowboys, Celtic music, Lithgow Public Library, Augusta. Free. www.lithgow.lib.me.us. 6:30 p.m.

DEC. 20

Killswitch Engage, metal, with Shadows Fall and Acaro, State Theatre, Portland. $20.02 in advance; $25 day of show; general admission. statetheatreportland.com. Metalcore. 8 p.m.

Portland Jazz Orchestra, 18-piece big band, One Longfellow Square, Portland. $5 in advance and for students and seniors; $9 at door. onelongfellowsquare.com. 8 p.m.

• COMEDY

Open Mic Comedy Night, 21-plus; Slainte, Portland. slaintewinebar.com. 8 p.m. Thursday and Dec. 20.

Third Annual "BaHaHa Humbug," with Smith Galtney, Lucas O'Neil, Stephanie Doyle, Kate Ghiloni and Karen Morgan; The Frontier, Brunswick. $10 in advance; $12 day of show. explorefrontier.com. 7 p.m. Friday.

"Fruitcake, Frankincense & Other Great Gifts," holiday stand-up comedy show hosted by Karen Morgan, Empire Dine and Dance, Portland. $8 in advance; $10 day of show. portlandempire.com. 7 p.m. Sunday.

Conor McGrath and The Punk Hunks of Comedy, Geno's Rock Club, Portland. 221-2382. 9 p.m. Dec. 20.

• BARS/CLUBS

THURSDAY

Pineries, alt-pop, with Little War Twins and Greg Mckillop & His Full Band, Geno's Rock Club, Portland. 221-2382. 9 p.m.

Southbound Outlaws, acoustic blues-rock, Dogfish Bar and Grille, Portland. thedogfishcompany.com. 8 p.m.

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

Conor Mulroy, string player, 21-plus; Slainte, Portland. slaintewinebar.com. 10 p.m.

Muddy Marsh Ramblers, bluegrass, Run of the Mill Brewpub, Saco. therunofthemill.net. 8 p.m.

Dan Tonini, acoustic rock and country, Andy's Old Port Pub, Portland. andysoldportpub.com. 7 p.m.

Amory Raymond Trio, rock and jazz, Blue, Portland. Donation. portcityblue.com. 9 p.m.

Soule Monde, jam band, CD-release party with A Band Beyond Description, 21-plus; Big Easy, Portland. $8. bigeasyportland.com. 9 p.m.

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

Kilcollins Band, pop and rock covers, RiRa, Portland. rira.com. 9 p.m.

Beer Pong, Line Dancing, Karaoke and DJ B-set, 21-plus; Club Texas, Auburn. $2. 784-7785. Doors at 6 p.m.

FRIDAY

WCYY's Home for the Holidaze Concert Party, rock, with The Outfits, Milkman's Union, The Ghost of Paul Revere, Dominic & The Lucid, Heart Shaped Rock, This Way and more, 21-plus; Asylum, Portland. $5. portlandasylum.com. Doors at 8 p.m.

"Hip Hop Madness," with Flavorbakers, Slop & Docks and Jay Caron, Geno's Rock Club, Portland. 221-2382. 9 p.m.

Da Block Entertainment, underground hip-hop, 21-plus; Club Texas, Auburn. $5. clubtexas.info. Doors at 8 p.m.

Sorcha, jazz, Blue, Portland. portcityblue.com. Donation. 6 p.m.

Martin England, Americana and folk, Blue, Portland. Donation. portcityblue.com. 8 p.m.

Evan King Group, soul and jazz, Blue, Portland. Donation. portcityblue.com. 10 p.m.

Hot Lunch BeBop, jazz, Dogfish Bar and Grille, Portland. thedogfishcompany.com. 8 p.m.

Gary Richardson, acoustic jazz and blues, Gingko Blue, Portland. gingkoblue.com. 5 p.m.

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

Plaid Daddy, rock covers, RiRa, Portland. rira.com. 10 p.m.

Royal Hammer, roots reggae, CD-release party with Eastwave Radio, 21-plus; Big Easy, Portland. bigeasyportland.com. 9 p.m.

Trickle Down, rock, jazz and funk, with The John Clavette Band, 21-plus; Empire Dine and Dance, Portland. portlandempire.com. 9 p.m.

Nick Halperin, acoustic, Gritty McDuff's, Freeport. grittys.com. 8:30 p.m.

SATURDAY

Marco Benevento, pianist/songwriter, with Whale Oil, 21-plus; Empire Dine and Dance, Portland. $12 in advance; $15 day of show. portlandempire.com. 9:30 p.m.

Lay-Z-Gait Western Swing Band, originals and classic country from '30s to '50s, Billy's Tavern, Thomston. $5. 354-1177. 8 p.m.

Sean Mencher & His Rhythm Kings, classic '50s rockabilly, Blue, Portland. Donation. portcityblue.com. 8 p.m.

Tip O' the Hat Series, tribute to jazz musician Rahsaan Roland Kirk, Blue, Portland. Donation. portcityblue.com. 10 p.m.

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