Music Around Town ~ June 13 – 19, 2011

June 13, 2011 at 12:47 pm (Music)




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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~

Wednesdays at the Rhumb Line 8:30 to 11:00 ~  with Fly Amero



This wonderfully talented singer/songwriter and close friend
to so many of us here in Gloucester moved to Tennessee a
number of years ago.  We’ve all missed him terribly.  Finally,
he has found an opportunity to come and see us again, and
we just can’t wait!  As a special treat for all you friends and
fans, who I just KNOW will be there, here’s an ED-it of BIG
ED’s beautiful and soulful ballad, “Fragile Is The Flower”.

If you want the full-version, well, you’ll just have to click on
the link below and buy – along with a few other such gems…

Meanwhile, we’ve gone and lined up two of Cape Ann’s top
performers in honor of this long-awaited, very special evening…

Wednesday, June 15th:


Dinner with Fly Amero: 8 – 11pm

*Each week features a special, invited musical guest

Dave Trooper’s Kitchen:

On Wednesdays only…
Prime Rib Dinner –  $9.95 (while they last)
Prepared fresh weekly by “Troop”… always good!
Next Week:
John Rockwell


I hope to see you there!  🙂 ~ Fly

Thursday – 9:00 to 12:00 ~ Dave Sag’s Blues Party

Photo by Sharon Lowe

Friday –  9:30 to 12:30 ~The Bandit Kings

Saturday – 9:30 to 12:30 ~ Generation Gap

Sunday8:00 to 11:00 ~ Chelsea Berry and Dave Brown

Monday-6:30  ~  Tony Gallo 

Thursday – 6:30 to 9:30 ~ Paul from the Spinz

Friday  – 9:00 to 12:00 ~ 2Adam12

Saturday – 9:00 to 12:00 ~ Richard James

Sunday – 2:00 to 5;00 ~ Jazz with Linda Amero

The Dog Bar~

Tuesday ~9 to 12:00 Open Mic – with Steve Caraway

Wednesday – 9:00 to 12:00 ~ Chelsea, Pete, Jake and Joe

Thursday – 9:00 to 11:00 ~ Boy Friends

Friday – 9:00 to 12:00 ~ Lisa Marie

Saturday- 9:00 to 12:00 ~ Bad Moon Rising

Sunday – 9:00 to 12:00 ~  

Minglewood Tavern

Sebastian Moceri      Photo by Louise        Scott Noring

June 15, 2011
Dennis Monalge Sessions
Rotating local talent every Wednesday! In the Pub

June 16, 2011
Michael Fioretti Trio
New Orleans style Blues,Soul,Jazz In the Pub

June 17, 2011
Professor Harp
Blues/Harmonica In the Pub

June 18, 2011
Soul Rebel
Roots RockReggae In the Pub



“Art of Alchemy”


10% of proceeds go to fund Gloucester Arts Education.

We’ll have a new artist every month. Matt

Wednesday ~ Ladies night ~ 7:00 to 9:00 ~

The Franklin Cafe ~

Friday – 8:00 ~Chelsea Berry

First Monday of the month

LIVE MUSIC –tony hilliard ad

Tony Hilliard and Friends $5.00 dollar donation

Standing at the crossroads of 

The Past, The Present and The Future

Cape Ann Brewing ~

Chantey Night, an open Tuesday night sing featuring members of Three Sheets to the Wind, Knockabout, and other music groups from the North Shore and the Boston area, has moved from the now-closed Cameron’s to the Cape Ann Brewing Company.   The singing begins at 8:30 every Tuesday night. For all the schooner heads this is quite a thing to see.  If you have someone coming into town and want to hear and see something very different it can be pretty cool.

Be warned though- don’t go planning a meeting or meet-up where you think you’re going to be able to carry on a conversation while they are singing.  Best to plan it for a different night at Cape Ann Brewing.

Janet Young

About the Sea Shanties ~

Thursday nights  ~ Open mic with Brian Fines

Friday night 9:30 to close~ Sasquatch

Saturday 9:30 ~

Madfish Grille ~

Thursday – 9:30 ~ Soul Rebel Project

Friday – 9:30 ~ Boston Horns

Saturday – 9:30 ~ Quill – Jesse Ciarmataro

Sunday – Jack Lee and Diversity

5.00 dollar cover

Topside Grille –  Events  ~

Jazz brunch-11:00 to 2;00 featuring ~


Click photo for  info and tour.

Thursday –  Saturday 8:30 pm  ~ JOE THOMAS

Sunday – 7:00 pm  ~

Gloucester Dine and Dance Cruise ~


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



Monday night karaoke


Thursday at 5:00pmEspressos – E. Gloucester

Other Drink Specials available. Food is Great !

Friday night 7:30 to 11:00 ~ Steve Caraway

Coffee House at Saint John’s ~

Pleasant Street Tea Company ~!/pages/Gloucester-MA/Pleasant-Street-Tea-Co/69436656326

The Gloucester House –

Cruiseport Gloucester ~

Studio Restaurant ~

Friday – 9:00 ~ Erin and The Soul Drivers

Saturday – 9:00 ~ Steve Amazeen Blues Band

Sunday – 6:00 pm ~ Henri Smith

Antonio Gentile Memorial Bandstand Summer Concert Series ~

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

Cape Ann Community Cinema

Woodmans –

Woodman’s of Essex

Latin Night events at the Lobster Trap is Essex, presented by Franco Lazo Morales, Woodman’s Director of Entertainment.  You can expect a live music set early around 7 that will lead you into Salsa lessons and a live DJ Latino-style dance party!  Franco is from Mexico City and works as a soloist inviting along special guests, he plays a variety of Latin inspired music with a reggae flare.  Please spread the word, these events are taking place every Thursday in May with prospects of continuing throughout the Summer!!/event.php?eid=215246525158899

The Shalin Liu Performance Center ~ Performance Center” –

Tuesday  ~

Friday – 7:00pm ~


37 Main Street, Rockport, MA

978-546-7391 or

Shalin Liu Performance Center,

Main Street in Rockport, MA

Old Sloop Coffee House ~

Click banner for event happenings

The Rockport Legion  Band~

Steve Thomas, Music Director Rockport (MA) Legion Band WEB: E:

Sea Garden Restaurant at Seaward Inn –

A Father’s Day Breakfast Experience at the SEAWARD INN, Rockport, features CAROL LEARY, vocalist, appearing with accomplished pianist/accordionist John Hyde, Sunday Morning Live, June 19th. from 9:00 am to noon.
Carol’s repertoire encompasses music from the Great American Songbook as well as Pop standards from the 60’s to the present.
Visit or call 978-546-3471.

One World Coffeehouse ~

One World Coffeehouse has been hosting folk & acoustic music since  1993.  Concerts are held (more or less) monthly on Saturday night.  All concerts start at 8 PM.   Unless otherwise noted, $15 donation at the door. Handicapped accessable. Reservations:978-768-3690  

Friday  – 9:00 ~  Dread Rocks

Saturday -9:00 ~ Live Dead

The Landing –

Friday 8:30 pm 

Saturday – 9:00 pm  ~

Sunday 6:00 Michael O’ Leary

Up coming events

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