Music Around Town ~ January 17 – 23, 2011

January 17, 2011 at 12:18 pm (Music)

Happy New Year!

This past year was fruitful for the music scene. There were many shows that were new for me and I have to say I am so grateful to all the excellent musicians out there bring their talent to the stage. New bands: The Inge Berge Band, Bingo Fridays, Magnolia, 100, The Bandit Kings.  Totally awesome and I could never tire from hearing them. Shows that I have never seen: The Celebrate Gloucester Concert held last summer, The Amero Family Christmas Special that was put on  at The Rhumb Line. Linda hit the floor and was singing to the guest one on one. This was such a jovial time full of fun and Christmas spirit. Fly shared a new Christmas song. I believe it is called “How I wish could fly” that he and Allen Estes wrote together. It was soft and emotional. J B ended his segment with Me and Mrs Jones, let me tell you this was a gift in itself. I was getting in my car and realized I did not thank Linda, immediately I ran back back in to do so. I believe if you loved them let them know it. You can’t get shows likes this anywhere else without paying a charge. No cover at the Rhumb Line and all around Gloucester. We certainly have it good on this Island!

Smokin Hot blues Bands out of town include T- Model Ford, Smoke Stack and The Foothill Fury ( one man band) Scott Biram (one man band), James Keys (one man band), Throw Down Blues Band, High Falutin, Watermelon Slim and The Workers, Erin Harpe and the Delta Swingers, Six Strings Down and last but not least The New Hoodoo Revelator. My favorite band The Ten Foot Pole Cats, blues like I like it



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Please be sure to check out the links to all these fine musicians and venues on the side bar of this blog.

The Rhumb Line~

Monday  – 9:00 to 12:30  ~ Open Jam with Dan King and friends

I am wicked excited that the Monday night jam is back. If you happen to stop by you may get to hear the Bandit Kings, Inge Berge and who knows who may appear. During these jams you get some magical moments from musicians that are there to let loose with no planned agenda.

Thank you to Dan King for hosting this jam and to Fred Shrigley for making it possible.

Tuesday – 9:00 to 12:30 ~   Henely Douglas and Soul Force ~V~

Wednesday – 7:00 – 10:00

Hello everyone!

Dinner with Fly Amero with special guests

*I host and perform as always
*Each week features a special, invited musical guest
*Comfort food dinner specials from Dave Trooper’s kitchen
*Sponsored by Shipyard Ale

Great fun!
Food is prepared fresh by “Troop” and is always good!
Fred features special discounted entrees with half-off
on a Shipyard every week!

Thursday9:00 to 12:00 ~ Dave Sags Blues Party

From Mr. Dave Sags himself,

We’re skating on thin ice this week as we welcome back those Kaballeros of Kool: Edd Scheer and Mario Perrett. Ed, our diaphaneous drumbler, citizen, vogellizer and weekend father,  has just returned from his big gig delivering his own baby with his wife, the Seeress of Roebuck. He’s been missing from these parts for a long time and we’re quivering with anticipation at his incipient return.
He and Mario, our own cutie-pie saxist and hellion hottie, are recent recipients of the MacArthur Prize, and plan on spending their spondulicks studying Ebonics in Stoneham, Ma. What was I thinkin’? I shoulda got a kielbasa or somethin’ for my efforts…
Of course, Greg T. is on board, along with his hat and Speedy West licks, and mee too, on base, trying to slide in to home. If you miss this,  you may need therapy.

Friday – 9:30 to 12:30 ~Generation Gap
Saturday -4:00pm ~ The Bandit Kings

Sunday – 8:00 ~ TBA


Closed for the season


The Dog Bar~


Minglewood Tavern

Sebastian Moceri           Photo by Louise              Scott Noring

Groovin’ at the Lat.
Live Music at Latitude 43!

January 17, 2011
Karaoke Mondays
Dj Scottie Mac EVERY MONDAY! In the Pub

January 19, 2011
Dennis Monagle Sessions
New Talent EVERY WEEK! In the Pub

January 20, 2011 –

6:30 pm  ~ MARK EARLEY

In the dining room with Chelsea Berry (vocals), David Brown (guitar), Dmitry Gorodetsky (bass)

9:00 to close ~ Richard James Band
60’s 70’s Jamband In the Pub

January 21, 2011
Soul Rebel Project
Roots Rock Reggae In the Pub

January 22, 2011
Eric Reardon Band
Soul/Funk/Guitar In the Pub



Tuesday – 7:00 to 9:00 ~ The Woodpeppers – Featuring Dan King, Wolf Gindandes and David Brown



10% of proceeds go to fund Gloucester Arts Education.
We’ll have a new artist every month. Matt

Wednesday – 7:00pm ~ Chelsea Berry

The Franklin Cafe ~

Friday – 7:00 ~ Linda Amero

Blackburn Performing Arts ~


Madfish Grille ~

Thursday ~ 9:00 to close

Saturday – 9:00 to close ~

Sundays ~



Tuesday –  9:00 to close ~ The Sea Shanties ~

Wednesday – 9:00 to close ~ Blues Addiction – E very Wednesday night

Friday –

Saturday – 9:30 to 12:30  ~


Topside Grille –  Events  ~

Closed for the season


Click photo for  info and tour.


Sunday – 7:00 pm ~ANNETTE DION Annette Dion solo acousti


Sunday Brunch – 11:00 to 2:00 ~ Jake Pardee and Joe Cardoza

As seen on GoodMorningGloucester

Roaring Mary, a Celtic music trio with guest musicians who appear at the Pleasant St. Tea Co. on the first, third, and (when applicable) fifth Fridays of every month, from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m.

Roaring Mary consists of Lin Swicker on guitar, banjo, and mandolin, Steve Levy on banjo, guitar, and mandolin, and vocals, and David de la Barre on whistle, Scottish small pipes, concertina and vocals. They do traditional music from the British Isles–Scotland, Ireland, Britain, and Wales. Invited guests join them each time for additional tunes and songs. They have a Facebook page, Roaring Mary, with graphics etc.

It’s a great time and very cool for kids as well as adults in a venue that is not a bar, appropriate for all ages. Hope to see you there!

Thanks for all you do here Joey, it’s a great website!!


Pamela Campbell


The Gloucester House –

Cruiseport Gloucester ~

Studio Restaurant ~


Antonio Gentile Memorial Bandstand Summer Concert Series ~

Gentile Bandstand Summer Concert Series, 32 Revere St., Gloucester, MA 01930


Cape Ann Community Cinema


Woodmans –
The Shalin Liu Performance Center ~


Old Sloop Coffee House ~

Click banner for event happenings


The Rockport Legion  Band~

Steve Thomas, Music Director
Rockport (MA) Legion Band


Sea Garden Restaurant at Seaward Inn –

One World Coffeehouse ~

The Farm –

Friday ~The fishercats

Saturday  ~



Sunday 5-8pm~

Up coming events

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