FRIDAY, MARCH 28

BATH

Hootenanny, a musical collaboration of songwriters and musicians gather and present their favorite tunes for performance, Chocolate Church Arts Center stage. Featuring Liz and Chris Lannon, Red Beans and Rice, Hollow Body Eclectic with Peter Alexander and Earl Bigelow’s Cilantro. 12 in advance, $15 at door. chocolatechurcharts.org, 442-8455. 7:30 p.m.

PORTLAND

Tinariwen with The Melodic, Port City Music Hall, 504 Congress St.

$25/advance, $30/day of show. portcitymusichall.com, 800-745-3000. 8 p.m.

SATURDAY, MARCH 29

BATH

Hootenanny, a musical collaboration of songwriters and musicians gather and present their favorite tunes for performance, Chocolate Church Arts Center stage. Featuring Liz and Chris Lannon, Red Beans and Rice, Hollow Body Eclectic with Peter Alexander and Earl Bigelow’s Cilantro. 12 in advance, $15 at door. chocolatechurcharts.org, 442-8455. 7:30 p.m.

FARMINGTON

Sandy River Ramblers and Mainely Harmony Women’s Barbershop Chorus, Nordica Auditorium, Merrill Hall, 224 Main St. $9/adults, $5/students, free/children 8 and younger. 7 p.m.

NEW SHARON

Mt Blue Voices, New Sharon Congregational Church, 21 Cape Cod Hill Road. $10 at the door. 7 p.m.

ORONO

University of Maine music professor Anatole Wieck and Bangor Symphony Orchestra violinist Sascha Zaburdaeva with guests Pierre Henri Xuereb and Jean Louis Haguenauer, Minsky Recital Hall. $9. 581-1755. 7 p.m.

PORTLAND

Darius Rucker with the Eli Young Band and special guest Joel Crouse, Cumberland County Civic Center. $25-$49.50. 775-3481, ext 308. 7 p.m.

SUNDAY, MARCH 30

AUGUSTA

Handbell Concert featuring the Winthrop Area Handbell Ringers and the Green Street Methodist Church Handbell Choir, South Parish Congregational Church, Church Street. 622-6816. 4 p.m.

SOUTH CARTHAGE

The Franklin County Fiddlers and the Pineland Fiddlers, Skye Theatre, 2 Highland Drive. $15. 562-4445 or www.necelticarts.com. 3 p.m.

WATERVILLE

Anna Beth Rynders, First Baptist Church, 1 Park St. Free. 2 p.m.

WAYNE

Music with Friends: A Cary Memorial Library Benefit featuring classical pianist Brian Meldrum and Mezzo soprano Joelle Morris. Wing Homestead. Advance reservation only: $20. 685-3612, 933-2592 or cary-memorial.lib.me.us. 3 p.m.

TUESDAY, APRIL 1

SOUTH CARTHAGE

Denny Breau with Frank Coffin, songwriter and instrumentalist, Sky Theatre, 2 Highland Drive. $15.562-4445, necelticarts.com. 7 p.m.

FRIDAY, APRIL 4

PORTLAND

Ginger Zee, Port City Music Hall, 504 Congress St. $12 in advance, $15 day of show. portcitymusichall.com, 800-745-3000. 9 p.m.

SATURDAY, APRIL 5

PORTLAND

Lake Street Dive, Port City Music Hall, 504 Congress St. $17/advance, $20/day of show. portcitymusichall.com, 800-745-3000. 9 p.m.

WATERVILLE

Castlebay, UU Coffeehouse, 69 Silver St. $12. 873-6753, [email protected] 7 p.m.

SATURDAY, APRIL 12

ROCKLAND

The Carolina Chocolate Drops, Strand Theatre, 345 Main St. $25/general admission. 594-0070, RocklandStrand.com. 7:30 p.m.

SUNDAY, APRIL 13

PORTLAND

Alejandro Escovedo with Amy Cook, Port City Music, 504 Congress St. $17/advance, $20/day of show; 800-745-3000, portcitymusichall.com. 8 p.m.

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SATURDAY, APRIL 19

PORTLAND

Tony Bennett, Merrill Auditorium. $72.75-$132.75. 842-0800, waterfrontconcerts.com or porttix.com. 7 p.m.

FRIDAY, APRIL 25

ROCKLAND

Le Vent Du Nord, Strand Theatre, 345 Main St. $25/general admission. 594-0070, RocklandStrand.com. 7:30 p.m.

SATURDAY, APRIL 26

PORTLAND

The Both featuring Aimee Mann & Ted Leo, Port City Music Hall, 504 Congress St. $20 in advance, $22 day of show. portcitymusichall.com, 800-745-3000. 8 p.m.

SUNDAY, APRIL 27

PORTLAND

Baths, Port City Music Hall, 504 Congress St. $12 in advance, $14 day of show. portcitymusichall.com, 800-745-3000. 8 p.m.

MONDAY, APRIL 28

PORTLAND

All Time Low with Mayday Parade, Man Overboard & Hand Guns, State Theatre, 609 Congress St. $22 in advance, $25 day of show. 800-745-3000, portcitymusichall.com. 7 p.m.

Friday, May 2

ROCKLAND

Junior Brown, Strand Theatre, 345 Main St.$20/general admission. 594-0070, RocklandStrand.com. 7:30 p.m.

THURSday, May 8

PORTLAND

Maine Youth Rock Orchestra featuring Lyle Divinsky and Sara Hallie Richardson, Port City Music, 504 Congress St. $10/advance, $12/day of show, $20/perferred seating; 800-745-3000, portcitymusichall.com. 7:30 p.m.

ROCKLAND

Jay Farrar, Strand Theatre, 345 Main St.$20/general admission. 594-0070, RocklandStrand.com. 7:30 p.m.

FRIDAY, MAY 9

PORTLAND

The Mavericks, State Theatre , 609 Congress St. $25-$50; 800-745-3000, statetheatreportland.com. 8 p.m.

Katie Herzig, Port City Music Hall, 504 Congress St. $14 in advance, $16 day of show. portcitymusichall.com, 800-745-3000. 8 p.m.

SATURDAY, MAY 17

KENTS HILL

Singer-Songwriter Tom Rush, Bodman Center for Performing Arts, Kents Hill School, U.S. Route 17. $35 General Admission / $50 VIP tickets; 685-1635, kentshill.org/concerts. 7:30 p.m.

MONDAY, JUNE 16

WATERVILLE

Hot Tuna, acoustic/rock and roll , Waterville Opera House. $45, $40 and $30. operahouse.org or 873-7000. 8 p.m.

 

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