Music Around Town ~ May 7-13,2012

May 7, 2012 at 8:07 pm (Music)

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“To err is human to forgive is divine”

It is unfortunate at times to misinform and I hope that if one finds an error in this posting please bring it to my attention so it can be fixed.



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~

I am wicked excited about the Monday night jam. 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.

Monday – 9:00 to 12:30 Open jam with The Bandit Kings

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

Wednesdays with Fly Amero at the Rhumb Line-8:30-11:00 –

Wednesdays Only!

Hello everyone!

Looking forward………to seeing you there! :-) ~ Fly

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

Dave Says,

This is a really big week , and I know you’re all quivering with anticipation, so let’s get down on it!
This Thursday at the Rhumb Line, Dave Sag’s Blooz Bash® features the inimitable “Geezerz©”. Long a mystery in these parts, these four hoarsemen  are gathering under the head of steam created by the bloated full moon of last week, and expanding to enfold you in their lovin’ arms. For those of you who have been busy rearranging the furniture in your closets, said Geegerz consists of Dave Brown, systolic sliiideman and all-around guitarrh guru, David Mattacks, the atomic clock, on skins, Greg Tower, catarrh man,on haberdashery, and myself, Dave Sag, on base. Haven’t seen these guys in a while and I’m really looking forward to this, cuz my eyes are in the front of my head.
And Sunday, I’ll be up at Glenn’s, once again, with the Justin Quinn Band, but don’t worry, you who live in fear won’t be there…gotta cross the bridge…yada yada yada. Too bad: it’s a great club and the food is awesome! It’s 6 to 9. You can get 10 to life if you’re not careful.
And Monday, for those of you who have chosen a disabled , retired or unemployed lifestyle, why not come down to the Rose Baker Senior
Center before your nap for a rousing jazz encounter with the Good Old Salty Jazz Band? Honestly, these guys have more energy than most of you think. It’s a local, nay! national treasure and bears scrutiny. All you fancy dancers got nothing on the gliding grandparents on the dance floor. We’re there 1 to 3 p.m. Bring smelling salts? depends….

Friday – 9:30-12:30 –  Ned and The Big Babies

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

Sunday ~ 8:00 –  Allen Estes and Orville Giddings

Open  for the season

Friday – 9:00to 12:00 ~ The Gravel Project

Saturday – 9:00 to 12:00 ~ Hoodoo Revelator

Sunday – 1:30 Mother’s Day ~ Linda Amero

The Dog Bar~

Mondays – 6:00 to 8:00 ~ Chantey Night, an open Monday 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 Cape Ann Brewing Company to  the Dog Bar . The singing begins at 6:00 every Monday 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 ~

Monday 9:00 to close

Tuesday– 9:00 to close Open mic with Brian O’Connor

Tuesday – 9:00 to Close ~ Open Mic with Brian O’Connor

Wednesday – 9:00 to close ~ Karaoke With Crazy Jay

Thursday – 9:00 – close ~ Soul Rebel Project

Friday – 9:00 to close ~ Longshot Allstar

Saturday – 9:00 to close ~ T Max with Jeremy Lyons and Deb Hardy

Sunday – 5:30 – 8:30 ~ Michael O’Leary celtic sessions

– 9:00 to close ~  Ryan Alto

Photo by Louise

Latt43 ~

Minglewood Tavern ~

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

The Music

  • Wednesday, the 9th, 9:00 pm

    Dennis Monagle Sessions

    featuring THE DEJAS!!!

  • Thursday, the 10th, 9:00 pm


    “SHAKE IT THURSDAYS” with guest dj’s to shake you in to the weekend!

  • Friday, the 11th, 9:00 pm

    Blues Your Daddy


  • Saturday, the 12th, 9:00 pm

    Boatyard Resin

    Jammy/fun/danceable….it’s a party!

Catch 22 ~

Wednesday night open mic with Steve Caraway

Friday ~ Steve Caraway

Topside Grill ~

Closed for the season


Hola everyone!
This week’s line-up:
J.B. Amero, Dan King, Wolf Ginandes & David Brown
The music, as always, promises be as hot as the Tamales… and as cool as the Margaritas!

Special Notice:

May 8… 7 to 9pm
86 Main Street
Gloucester, MA  01930-5710


“Art of Alchemy”


10% of proceeds go to fund Gloucester Arts Education.

We’ll have a new artist every month. Matt

Wednesday – 7:00 – 9:00 ~ Annalise

The Franklin Cafe ~

Jazz Night

Friday – 7:00 – 10:00 ~ Linda Amero

The Annie

Every Wednesday, 7pm: “The Sing” – An evening of Music & Friends in the Art Parlour!

Friday Night dance party 7pm to 10pm -All ages

The Annie

One Washington Street, Gloucester, MA 01930

The Annie’s Office Hours:

1pm – 7pm, Monday through Friday

The Cape Ann “The Annie” is a sponsored project of Fractured Atlas, a non-profit arts service organization. Contributions for the purposes of The Cape Ann “The Annie” must be made payable to Fractured Atlas and are tax-deductible to the extent permitted by law.

Click the logo below to make a secure, tax deductible online donation to help us bring you outstanding local entertainment in comfort and excellence. Again, donation checks should be made out to Fractured Atlas, and mailed to us at The Annie. Thank you for your support!

Click the events below or the menu items to the right for more information



The Everlasting Literary Festival – 2nd & 4th Tuesdays every month, 7pm

Cape Ann Brewing ~

Thursday nights ~ Open mic with Brian Fines

Friday night 9:30 to close~ Dan King and Friends

Saturday 9:30 ~ 9:00 pm ~  Loudmouth Soup Band


Click photo for info and tour.

Wednesday – 7:00- 10:30 ~ The Mermaid Sessions Special host ~ Brian King

Thursday – 8:30 pm ~ Inge Berge

Friday – 9:00to close~ Piano Bar with Joe Thomas

Saturday9:00to close ~ Piano Bar with Joe Thomas

Sunday – 6:00 pm ~ Ann and Tom O’Donnell, solo acoustic

Coffee House at Saint John’s ~

Saturday – 7:30 ~

The Gloucester House –

Cruiseport Gloucester ~

Seaport Grille –

Cape Ann Community Cinema –

The Shalin Liu Performance Center ~ Performance Center” –

 37 Main Street, Rockport, MA

978-546-7391 or

Shalin Liu Performance Center,

Main Street in Rockport, MA.

The Rockport Legion Band ~ Our site is

John Bassett

Publicity, the Rockport Legion Band

617 739 1160

Old Sloop Coffee House ~

Click banner for event happenings

Saturday – 7:30 pm ~ Allen Estes With Sal Baglio and Matt Leavenworth

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

The Farm –

Friday -5/11/2012 – Soul Rebel

Saturday – 5/12/2012 – Groove Alliance


The Landing –

Saturday – 7:30 pm ~   Chelsea Berry special Mother’s Day show upstairs. 

10.00 dollars at the door.

Sunday – 7pm  ~

Up coming events

Save the date~Pan-Mass Challenge on Thursday, May 24th from 6 to 8pm~Entertainment by Just Like Newman~All are welcome

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This is the 2012 season schedule for Nights on the Neck at the Rocky Neck Art Colony.  Mark your calendars now so you don’t miss any of these great nights.  Nights on the Neck are free and fun for all ages.  First Thursday of the month.

E.J. Lefavour

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