July 18, 2013

Music and Nightlife Listings

Comedy, music, bars and clubs

• COMEDY

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Lake Street Dive plays the L.L. Bean free concert in Freeport on Saturday with North of Nashville.

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Renowned songwriter and singer Jimmy Webb performs at the Opera House at Boothbay Harbor on Sunday.

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Paula Poundstone, Jonathan's Restaurant, Ogunquit. $37.50 advance; $42.50 day of show. jonathansrestaurant.com. 8 p.m. Friday; 7 p.m. Saturday.

Jim McCue, mix of written material and improvisational comedy, Camden Opera House. $16 advance; $20 day of show. camdenoperahouse.com. 8 p.m. Saturday.

Portland Comedy Showcase, weekly stand-up comedy show featuring the region's top stand-up talent, Bull Feeney's, Portland. $5. 773-7210. 8 p.m. Wednesday. Through July 31.

• MUSIC

THURSDAY

Frank Vignola and Vinny Raniolo, master guitarists, Opera House at Boothbay Harbor. $16 advance; $20 day of show. boothbayoperahouse.com. 7:30 p.m.

Southside Johnny & The Asbury Jukes, Asylum, Portland. $25 advance; $28 day of show, 18-plus. portlandasylum.com. Rock, 9 p.m.

Lyle Lovett and His Acoustic Group, country, Stone Mountain Arts Center, Brownfield. $200. stonemountainartscenter.com. 8 p.m.

Lake Street Dive, largely acoustic, groove-driven strain of indie-pop, Strand Theatre, Rockland. $15. rocklandstrand.com. 8 p.m.

Alive at Five Concert Series, Beware of Pedestrians, Old Soul, Amy Allen, Monument Square, Portland. Free. portlandmaine.com. 5 to 7:30 p.m. Through Aug. 8.

Friends of the Eastern Promenade Concert Series at Fort Sumner Park, Blues Prophets, Chicago blues, Fort Sumner Park, Portland. 874-8826. 7 p.m. Through Aug. 29.

Michael Chorney and Holler General, acoustic music, One Longfellow Square, Portland. $10 advance; $15 day of show. onelongfellowsquare.com. 8 p.m.

Frontier of Music #10, contemporary music series, percussionist Kevin Norton with several other musicians, The Frontier, Brunswick. Name-your-own-price. explorefrontier.com. 7 p.m.

Concerts on the Quad Series, Corey Harris, singer-songwriter, Bates College Quad, Lewiston. Free. 786-6400. 6:30 p.m.

The Novel Jazz Septet, free for under 12, Skidompha Library, Damariscotta. $14, $12  seniors, $6 for 12-18. mainejazz.net. 7 p.m.

FRIDAY

Barn Burner with Lake Street Dive, string band, Stone Mountain Arts Center, Brownfield. $21. stonemountainartscenter.com. 8 p.m.

Weekday Music and Performance Series, Hurry Down Sunshine, Post Office Park, Portland. portlandmaine.com. Noon Through July 30.

The Squid Jiggers, folk duo, Maine Maritime Museum, Bath. $15. mainemaritimemuseum.org. 6 p.m.

Freddie McGregor, reggae, with Chino and Mighty Mystic, Port City Music Hall, Portland. $22 advance; $25 day of show. portcitymusichall.com. 8 p.m.

Don Campbell Presents An Evening of Dan Fogelberg Music, Deertrees Theatre, Harrison. $22, $18 for kids 14 and under. deertreestheatre.org. 7:30 p.m.

Jean Strazdes Accompanied by Christopher Farr, tunes from Gershwin, Arlen, Porter, Weill and others from the classic American songbook, fundraiser for the Seaglass Chorale and the Brick Store museum, Brick Store Museum Program Center, Kennebunk. $12 advance; $15 day of show. 985-8747. 8 p.m.

SATURDAY

Peter Alexander CD Release Show, singer-songwriter, The Frontier, Brunswick. $10 advance; $12 day of show. explorefrontier.com. 8 p.m.

2013 Summer Concert Series, Lake Street Dive and North of Nashville, L.L. Bean Discovery Park, Freeport. Free. llbean.com. 7:30 p.m. Through Aug. 31.

Summer Concert Series in the Hope Hobbs Gazebo, Native American Pow Wow music, Wells Harbor Community Park. 646-5596. 6:30 p.m. Through Aug. 31.

Saltwater Celtic Music Festival, Enter The Haggis, Young Dubliners, The Gothard Sisters, Prydein, Maeve Gilchrist, Screaming Orphans, Paul McKenna Band, Nic Gareiss, John Byrne Band, Raz-De-Marre and others, Thomas Point Beach, Brunswick. $25 advance; $35 day of show, $40 advance for 2 days, $60 day of show for 2 days, 12 and under free. saltwaterfest.com.

Spencer Albee and Brenda, dual album release show, Port City Music Hall, Portland. $10 advance; $12 day of show, 18-plus. portcitymusichall.com. 9 p.m.

Jim Scott, composer, guitarist and singer; jazz and world music influenced songs, Sanford Unitarian Universalist Church, Sanford. $10, $25 per family. 324-3191. 7 p.m.

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