GloucesterTimes.com, Gloucester, MA

May 16, 2013

Tunes on the Town

By Times Staff
Gloucester Daily Times

---- — THURSDAY, May 16

SingerSongwriterShuffle, 7 to 10 p.m., Giuseppe’s Ristorante and Piano Bar, corner of Main and Washington streets, Gloucester. Hosted by TMax; lineup Mike O’Connell, Amy Lohman, Willie Alexander, Brad Byrd, Chelsea Berry, Michael Thomas Doyle, TMax.

Dave Sag’s Blues Bash, 8 p.m., The Rhumb Line, 41 Railroad Ave., Gloucester. With Evan Goodreau.

DJ Vito, 9 p.m. to close, Minglewood Tavern, 25 Rogers St., Gloucester. “Shake It Thursday.”

Brad Byrd, 9 p.m. Dog Bar, 65 Main St., Gloucester.

FRIDAY, May 17

Bob Allison, 6 to 9 p.m., The Parlor Restaurant at Emerson Inn By The Sea, 1 Cathedral Ave., Rockport. Bob will play the grand piano during dinner. His melodic style draws on the core of the “Great American Songbook” including the works of Cole Porter, Duke Ellington and the Gershwins.

Linda Amero’s Menage a Trio, 7 to 10 p.m, Downstairs @ Franklin Cafe, 118 Main St., Gloucester. Amero on vocals, Jack Senier on piano, and Bronek Suchanek on bass.

Joe Thomas, 8:30 p.m. to close, Giuseppe’s Ristorante and Piano Bar, corner of Main and Washington streets, Gloucester. At the piano bar.

Northbound Train, 9 p.m. to close, Minglewood Tavern, 25 Rogers St., Gloucester. Grateful Dead music.

Joe Unis Band, 9 p.m. Dog Bar, 65 Main St., Gloucester.

The Bandit Kings, 8 p.m., The Rhumb Line, 41 Railroad Ave., Gloucester. Dan King is home for the summer!

SATURDAY, May 18

Bob Allison, 6 to 9 p.m., The Parlor Restaurant at Emerson Inn By The Sea, 1 Cathedral Ave., Rockport. Bob will play the grand piano during dinner. His melodic style draws on the core of the “Great American Songbook” including the works of Cole Porter, Duke Ellington and the Gershwins.

Soginese Creek Bluegrass Band, 8 p.m., One World Coffee House, First Universalist Church, 59 Main St., Essex. Acoustic bluegrass. Donation $15 at door; reservations, 978-768-3690. Please park in lot behind Essex Police Station, off Martin Street.

Joe Thomas, 8:30 p.m. to close, Giuseppe’s Ristorante and Piano Bar, corner of Main and Washington streets, Gloucester. At the piano bar.

Dub Train, 9 p.m. to close, Minglewood Tavern, 25 Rogers St., Gloucester. Mile 21 members doing ska, reggae, horns.

Joe Mack, 9 p.m. Dog Bar, 65 Main St., Gloucester.

Lois Lane & the Daily Planets, 9 p.m., The Rhumb Line, 41 Railroad Ave., Gloucester. Motown and soul.

Full Circle, 9:30 p.m., Espresso Italian Grille and Pub, 116 Main St., Gloucester.

SUNDAY, May 19

Delvis, 6 to 9 p.m., Giuseppe’s Ristorante and Piano Bar, corner of Main and Washington streets, Gloucester.

Celtic Music Session, 6 to 9 p.m., The Landing, 7 Central St., Manchester. Michael O’Leary and Bob & Jennifer Strom host an acoustic session of mostly traditional songs and tunes from the Celtic countries.

Allen Estes & Orville Giddings, 8 p.m., The Rhumb Line, 41 Railroad Ave., Gloucester. Original country and folk rock.

MONDAY, May 20

See Shantees, 6 p.m. Dog Bar, 65 Main St., Gloucester.

Open Jam, 9:30 p.m., The Rhumb Line, 41 Railroad Ave., Gloucester.

TUESDAY, May 21

Henley Douglas RnB, 8 p.m., The Rhumb Line, 41 Railroad Ave., Gloucester. Funk and groove.

WEDNESDAY, May 22

The Customer’s Always Right, 7:30 to 9 p.m., Giuseppe’s Ristorante and Piano Bar, corner of Main and Washington streets, Gloucester. Family Tradition Edition Playoffs of live interactive game show!

Fly Amero, 8 p.m., The Rhumb Line, 41 Railroad Ave., Gloucester.

Monagle Sessions, 9 p.m. to close, Minglewood Tavern, 25 Rogers St., Gloucester. Featuring Qwill.

Karaoke, 9 p.m. Dog Bar, 65 Main St., Gloucester.

THURSDAY, May 23

SingerSongwriterShuffle, 7 to 10 p.m., Giuseppe’s Ristorante and Piano Bar, corner of Main and Washington streets, Gloucester. Hosted by TMax; lineup Sunni Badore, TMax, Orville Giddings, Nick Zaino, Amy Spillert, Kirsten Manville, Marianne Chatterton.

Dave Sag’s Blues Bash, 8 p.m., The Rhumb Line, 41 Railroad Ave., Gloucester. With Lisa Marie.

DJ Vito, 9 p.m. to close, Minglewood Tavern, 25 Rogers St., Gloucester. “Shake It Thursday.”

Brad Boyd, 9 p.m. Dog Bar, 65 Main St., Gloucester.

FRIDAY, May 24

Linda Amero’s Menage a Trio, 7 to 10 p.m, Downstairs @ Franklin Cafe, 118 Main St., Gloucester. Amero on vocals, Steve Heck on piano, and Bronek Suchanek on bass.

Freevolt, 8 p.m., Mile Marker One, Cape Ann Marina, 75 Essex Ave., Gloucester. Reggae.

Joe Thomas, 8:30 p.m. to close, Giuseppe’s Ristorante and Piano Bar, corner of Main and Washington streets, Gloucester. At the piano bar.

Sym, 9 p.m. to close, Minglewood Tavern, 25 Rogers St., Gloucester. Classic rock.

Pete & Dave’s Motown Dance Party, 9 p.m. Dog Bar, 65 Main St., Gloucester.

SATURDAY, May 25

Joe Thomas, 8:30 p.m. to close, Giuseppe’s Ristorante and Piano Bar, corner of Main and Washington streets, Gloucester. At the piano bar.

Mike O’Connell Band, 9 p.m. to close, Minglewood Tavern, 25 Rogers St., Gloucester.

Fun Bucket, 9 p.m. Dog Bar, 65 Main St., Gloucester.

SUNDAY, May 26

Celtic Music Session, 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Dog Bar, 65 Main St., Gloucester. In the style of an Irish house or pub “seisiun,” Michael O’Leary, Steve Levy, Linda Swicker and David de la Barre host an acoustic session of mostly traditional songs and tunes from the Celtic countries.

Brian O’Connor, 6 to 9 p.m., Giuseppe’s Ristorante and Piano Bar, corner of Main and Washington streets, Gloucester.

MONDAY, May 27

See Shantees, 6 p.m. Dog Bar, 65 Main St., Gloucester.

Open Jam, 9:30 p.m., The Rhumb Line, 41 Railroad Ave., Gloucester.

TUESDAY, May 28

Henley Douglas RnB, 8 p.m., The Rhumb Line, 41 Railroad Ave., Gloucester. Funk and groove.

WEDNESDAY, May 29

The Customer’s Always Right, 7:30 to 9 p.m., Giuseppe’s Ristorante and Piano Bar, corner of Main and Washington streets, Gloucester. Family Tradition Edition of live interactive game show!

Fly Amero, 8 p.m., The Rhumb Line, 41 Railroad Ave., Gloucester.

Monagle Sessions, 9 p.m. to close, Minglewood Tavern, 25 Rogers St., Gloucester. Featuring Mark Palosi and Ned Nugent.

Karaoke, 9 p.m. Dog Bar, 65 Main St., Gloucester.

THURSDAY, May 30

SingerSongwriterShuffle, 7 to 10 p.m., Giuseppe’s Ristorante and Piano Bar, corner of Main and Washington streets, Gloucester. Hosted by TMax; lineup John Jerome, Kirsten Manville, Amy Lohman, TMax, Charlee Bianchini, Guy Zaccardi, Dan McGinn.

Dave Sag’s Blues Bash, 8 p.m., The Rhumb Line, 41 Railroad Ave., Gloucester. With Kevin Belz.

DJ Vito, 9 p.m. to close, Minglewood Tavern, 25 Rogers St., Gloucester. “Shake It Thursday.”

Brad Byrd, 9 p.m. Dog Bar, 65 Main St., Gloucester.

FRIDAY, May 31

Linda Amero’s Menage a Trio, 7 to 10 p.m, Downstairs @ Franklin Cafe, 118 Main St., Gloucester. Amero on vocals, Jane Potter on piano, and Thomas Hebb on bass.

Joe Thomas, 8:30 p.m. to close, Giuseppe’s Ristorante and Piano Bar, corner of Main and Washington streets, Gloucester. At the piano bar.

Eddy’s Shoe, 9 p.m. to close, Minglewood Tavern, 25 Rogers St., Gloucester. All Dead night.

Rock Hard, 9 p.m. Dog Bar, 65 Main St., Gloucester.

SATURDAY, June 1

Joe Thomas, 8:30 p.m. to close, Giuseppe’s Ristorante and Piano Bar, corner of Main and Washington streets, Gloucester. At the piano bar.

Erinn Brown Band, 9 p.m. Dog Bar, 65 Main St., Gloucester.

SUNDAY, June 2

Candace Unis (vocals) and Mike Kirsch (piano), 6 to 9 p.m., Giuseppe’s Ristorante and Piano Bar, corner of Main and Washington streets, Gloucester. Acoustic duo.

MONDAY, June 3

See Shantees, 6 p.m. Dog Bar, 65 Main St., Gloucester

Open Jam, 9:30 p.m., The Rhumb Line, 41 Railroad Ave., Gloucester.

TUESDAY, June 4

Henley Douglas RnB, 8 p.m., The Rhumb Line, 41 Railroad Ave., Gloucester. Funk and groove.

WEDNESDAY, June 5

Fly Amero, 8 p.m., The Rhumb Line, 41 Railroad Ave., Gloucester.

Karaoke, 9 p.m. Dog Bar, 65 Main St., Gloucester.

THURSDAY, June 6

Dave Sag’s Blues Bash, 8 p.m., The Rhumb Line, 41 Railroad Ave., Gloucester. With Ed Scheer and Rick Russell.

Brad Byrd, 9 p.m. Dog Bar, 65 Main St., Gloucester.

THURSDAY, June 13

Dave Sag’s Blues Bash, 8 p.m., The Rhumb Line, 41 Railroad Ave., Gloucester. With Andrew Clark.

Tunes on the Town runs regularly in Thursday’s The Catch section and lists musical events that are happening over the weekend. If you would like to list your gig next week, please send an email to aholbrook@gloucestertimes.com. To ensure your gig gets listed, your e-mail should be formatted like the who, when, where listings above. You can also look for these events online at gloucestertimes.com/pulife.