Music Around Town ~ May 16 – 21, 2017

May 16, 2017 at 12:58 pm (Uncategorized)

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Katrina’s $1,000 Singer-Songwriter Challenge is back!

 

  • This week’s  judges include, Lilith Fair performer and John Lennon songwriting contest winner, Amy Fairchild, 2017 New England music award winner, Annie Brobst, and local producer/music aficionado, Gary Gorczyca.

 

Katrina’s tonight 7:30-10:30pm

we now have a open slot at 8:15 in the $1,000 singer-songwriter challenge. you play 3 songs for our 3 judges, and the night’s finalist moves on to week 8 to compete for $1,000. it’s so easy a caveman could do it.
. email me at clangathianos@me.com or message me here if you want the slot.https://www.facebook.com/katrinaschallenge/

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WE’RE BACKKKK!!! FIRE FRIDAY (REGGAE PARTY) @ SHORT AND MAIN!!! upstairs in the TIKI LOUNGE
With DJs LION PRIDE SOUND
Spring is here and what a better way to celebrate the warm weather with a reggae party! So join us in the tiki lounge upstairs from Short and Main FRIDAY MAY 14th
9pm DOORS
$5
18+

DJs Renegade Red and Vision of LION PRIDE SOUND have opened for numerous legendary reggae acts, put on some of MASS and Vermonts most popular reggae nights as well as the infamous REGGAE BASHMENT ON THE HIGH SEAS BOAT-CRUISES … they will be in full affect playing strictly the best in Roots Reggae, Dancehall, Rockers, Lovers rock , Ska and Rocksteady on the 1s and 2s!

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Product Description

The 2017 poster features the work of David Arsenault, a realist painter with studio and gallery 8 Dock Square in Rockport. We are grateful for David’s generosity in donating the use of his image; for more about David’s work, click here.  Proceeds from poster sales  support the arts programming of Rockport Exchange.

more details here >   https://rockportexchange.org/programs-events/motif-no-1-day/

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Third Saturday Contra Dance

 

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The next Cape Ann Contra Dance will be Saturday, May 20. This is part of an ongoing series of third Saturday dances at the Magnolia Library Community Center, 1 Lexington Avenue, Gloucester, MA.

The dancing starts at 7:00 PM. No experience is necessary. All dances are taught. Dancers of all ages are welcome; attendees range from eight years to 80 plus years! Everyone has a great time listening and dancing to the live music provided by the Cape Ann Contra Band and Friends.

There is a requested donation of $10 per dancer, dancers younger than 16 are free.

Sit-in musicians are also welcome. We ask sit-ins to make a donation as well to help with the overhead.

This event is supported in part by a grant from the Gloucester Cultural Council, a local agency which is supported by the Massachusetts Cultural Council, a state agency. The Cape Ann Contra Dances are organized and produced by Folk Life Studio.

Drinking water is available. Please bring water bottles to reduce the use of paper cups. Other non-alcoholic drinks and finger food snacks are welcomed to share during the break.

Another dance is scheduled for June 17.

Find us at http://www.meetup.com/Cape-Ann-Contra-Dance/

Contact us at CapeAnnContraDance@gmail.com

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It is unfortunate to be misinformed and I hope that if one finds an error in this posting, please bring it to my attention so it can be fixed as soon as possible.Sincerely,JoannePlease be sure to check out the links to all the fine musicians and venues on the side bar to the right of this blog >THE RHUMB LINE~HTTP://WWW.THERHUMBLINE.COM/INDEX.HTMrlMonday Night Open Jam 9:30 with Ryan Alto

Tuesday- 9pm ~ Funk Du Juor with Luke Conlin on bass

Wednesdays with Fly Amero – 7-10pm ~Inge Berge

Thursday -8:30pm  ~ Mr. Johnny “Bluehorn” Morricone

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Our Mexican Wall-Building Cheese Fest Fundraiser with Celebrity Chef K.C. Diaz is scheduled for  this Thursday at the Rhumb Line. To celebrate, you’re gonna have to listen and dance to the finest tootlin’ trumpeter and hemogoblin I know. And that’s Mr. Johnny “Bluehorn” Morricone. I know, I know, he was just here a month ago, making up for a snow day last winter, but this cat is the coolest cat that is what am, and you gotta love him!. Helping out will be “Big Jack” Ward on gootar and vocals and the new sprout from California, Mr. Mike Clark, on drummps. No, not that Mike Clark, you Byrds fans. Showtime 8:30.

Friday -9:30pm ~Funbucket

Saturday – 6:00pm Early Show ~Tony Frontiero

– 9:00 ~ Eric Reardon Band

Sunday  – 7pm ~ Allen Estes and Orville Giddings

Katrina’s > https://www.facebook.com/katrinasgloucester/timelinekatrinas.jpg
Tue, May 16th, 7:30-10:30pm ~ Katrina’s $1,000 Singer-Songwriter Challenge
Katrina’s Bar & Grille presents their second $1,000 Singer-Songwriter Challenge: an 8-week, performance event open to all musicians. Starting on Tuesday, May 2nd, this weekly event will select a finalist at the end of each night for 7 weeks. On the 8th week, all of the weekly finalists come together and perform for a piece of the $1,000 cash prize.
Sign up by emailing your name, phone number and whether you are a solo artist, duo, trio, etc. to clangathianos@me.comWednesday 7-10pm ~ Allen Estes & Mike O’Connell

Fri. May 19th, 9-12am ~ Julie Rhodes Band with Andrew Hammond opening – It was a special year for Julie Rhodes, the Boston based blues-rock singer who released her debut album in March and just won the 2016 Boston Music Award for “Best New Artist.”
Julie was also nominated for
Album of the year
Female Vocalist of the year
Americana Artist of the year

Sat. May 20th, 9-12am ~ Local 28Local 28 plays an eclectic mix of songs that are steeped in American music and presented with the improvisational spirit of the Grateful Dead. Entertaining Cape Ann for over 10 years, these guys are the real deal

Sun. May 21st, 12pm -3pm ~ Katrina’s Music Brunch Series featuring Steve Caraway

Brunch Specials created by our talented Chefs.
table reservations recommended (978) 515-7817

*table reservations recommended ( limited seating)

(978)515-7817
* in lieu of door charge, please tip the
musicians if you can.

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THE DOG BAR~HTTP://DOGBARCAPEANN.COM/WELCOME1.HTML

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Monday -5:30~Sea Shantees

Tuesday ~  9-pm ~Open Mic

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Come check out the open mic at dog bar. Good people doing good things up on stage. Tell your friends. Tell your fam. Open mic anything goes. Hosted by Jesse Kessler.

Wednesday ~Karaoke

Thursday-8:30pm ~Turn Up Thursdays with Dmus

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Friday-9:00pm ~EFX Fridays

Saturday 9:00pm~DJ Vito

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MINGLEWOOD TAVERN ~ HTTP://MINGLEWOODTAVERN.COM/

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THE MUSIC

Throwback Thursdays – 9:00 pm ~ w/Dj Skully

MAY
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Crooked Coast
Fri 9 PM 

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MAY
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Generation Gap
Sat 9 PM

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Captain Carlos ~http://www.captaincarlos.com/entertainment-capt/
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May 20
Wildfire
9:00 pm

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May 21
Greenhead
Starts: 3:00 pm

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MILE MARKER 1 ~ http://capeannmarina.com/calendar/


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Friday – 8-11 ~ Monkeywax

Saturday8-11~ Groove Therapy

Sunday Blues Breakfast Buffet 9:30 am with Mari Martin

Homemade Breakfast Breads
• French Toast
• Scrambled Eggs
• Applewood Smoked Bacon
• Vermont Maple Sausage Links
• Roasted Breakfast Potatoes
• Belgian Waffle Station with 3 sauces
• Omelette Station with accompaniments
• Ham Carving Station
• Coffee, tea, orange and cranberry juices

The Franklin Cafe > http://www.franklincafe.com/franklin-cape-ann/basic-info-

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The Franklin

FRANKLIN FRIDAYS -FRANKLIN FRIDAYS!

118 MAIN STREET

GLOUCESTER, MA 01930

PHONE: 978-283-7888

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CAPE ANN BREWING ~ HTTP://WWW.CAPEANNBREWING.COM/

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Tuesday -5:30 ~

Thursday’s  5:00- 10:00pm

Friday – 5pm ~

Sunday – 5:00pm ~

CAPE ANN BREWERY

11 ROGERS ST., GLOUCESTER, MA 01930

 PHONE: (978) 282-739

 

JALAPENO’S ~ HTTP://WWW.JALAPENOSGLOUCESTER.COM/

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Tuesday – 7pm ~The Woodpeppers

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 Saturday 9:30pm~20th Justin Tocco and Guy Cloutman

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 Beauport Hotel.Gloucester ~ Hotel http://www.beauporthotel.com/

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Live music Thursday and Friday night 6-9pm

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Take a look at our April music schedule below and plan your next night out! Have a cocktail, lounge by the fireplace and enjoy these acoustic performers. Then head over to the dining room for an oceanside dinner. A perfect night!

© 2016 Beauport Hotel Gloucester | 55 Commercial Street, Gloucester MA 01930

Tel (978) 282-0008 | Toll-Free (844) 282-0008 | Fax (978) 282-0009

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CASTLE MANOR INN ~ HTTP://WWW.CASTLEMANORINN.COM/

SEAPORT GRILLE- CRUISEPORT GLOUCESTER ~ HTTP://WWW.CRUISEPORTGLOUCESTER.COM/SEAPORTGRILLE/

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6 ROWE SQUARE, GLOUCESTER, MA 01930

PHONE: 978-865-3210

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StudioCrepehttp://www.studiocrepe.com/

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May 18-21

Thursday–May 18: 7-9pm  ToniAnn Presents

Friday–May 19: 7-9pm  Alexandra & Josh

Saturday–May 20: 7-9pm  Livin on Luck

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Sunday Latin Dance Night–May 21: 6-9pm (Dinner, Dance Lesson and Dance Social only $25) Greg Coles

17 Railroad Ave, Rockport, MA 01966

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THE SHALIN LIU PERFORMANCE CENTER ~ PERFORMANCE CENTER HTTP://WWW.ROCKPORTMUSIC.ORG/NEWPERFORMANCE.HTML

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Thursday, May 18, 2017
7:00 pm NATIONAL THEATRE OF LONDON IN HD: OBSESSION
Jude Law stars in the stage production of Obsession, broadcast from London

Friday, May 19, 2017
8:00 pm OTTMAR LIEBERT
Ottmar Liebert has created a niche for himself as a talented instrumentalist

Saturday, May 20, 2017
KRIS DELMHORST AND TIM GEARAN
New England’s most acclaimed songwriters join forces for the Rockport Folk Summit!

Rockport, Massachusetts

(978) 546-7391

 

OLD SLOOP COFFEE HOUSE~ HTTP://WWW.ROCKPORTUCC.ORG/OLDSLOOPCOFFEEHOUSE.HTM

 May 5th-9pm ~ May 13th

 May 5th-9pm ~ May 13th

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Old Sloop Coffeehouse
12 School Street, Rockport, MA 01966
Phone: 978-309-9667

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ONE WORLD COFFEEHOUSE ~ HTTP://ONEWORLDCOFFEEHOUSE.ORG/

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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

 7 Central – http://7central.net/

The landing

 Friday 9pm~Andrew James

Saturday 9pm ~

Call ahead to reserve your favorite table: 978-526-7494.

No cover for reservations.

http://7central.net/7 Central

7 Central Street, Manchester, MA

 

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