GloucesterTimes.com, Gloucester, MA

October 18, 2012

Tunes on the Town

By Times Staff
Gloucester Daily Times

---- — THURSDAY, Oct. 18

Jazz Duo series, 8 to 11p.m. , Giuseppe’s Ristorante and Piano Bar, corner of Main and Washington streets, Gloucester. With Mari Martin and Rettalack.

Dave Sag’s Blues Bash, 9 p.m. to midnight, The Rhumb Line, 41 Railroad Ave., Gloucester. With guests Jim Gambibo, Billy Mumi and Bob Enik.

FRIDAY, Oct. 19

Joe Blanchard, 6 to 9 p.m., The Parlor Restaurant at Emerson Inn By The Sea, Rockport. Joe will play original piano compositions with a classical influence and new age twist.

Linda Amero’s Menage a Trio, 7 to 10 p.m., Downstairs @ Franklin Cafe, 118 Main St., Gloucester. John Baboian on jazz guitar and Bronek Suchanek on upright bass join vocalist Amero for jazz standards.

Joe Thomas, 9 p.m. to close, Giuseppe’s Ristorante and Piano Bar, corner of Main and Washington streets, Gloucester. At piano bar.

Full Circle, 9 p.m. to midnight, The Rhumb Line, 41 Railroad Ave., Gloucester. Classic rock that you dance to.

SATURDAY, Oct. 20

Bob Allison, 6 to 9 p.m., The Parlor Restaurant at Emerson Inn By The Sea, Rockport. Bob will draws on the core of the Great American Songbook as he plays the grand piano.

Joe Thomas, 9 p.m. to close, Giuseppe’s Ristorante and Piano Bar, corner of Main and Washington streets, Gloucester. At piano bar.

Groove Therapy, 9 p.m. to midnight, The Rhumb Line, 41 Railroad Ave., Gloucester.

SUNDAY, Oct. 21

Children’s piano bar, 4:30 to 5:30 p.m., Giuseppe’s Ristorante and Piano Bar, corner of Main and Washington streets, Gloucester. With Joe Thomas.

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

Bradley Royds, 8 p.m., The Rhumb Line, 41 Railroad Ave., Gloucester. Original acoustic rock.

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

WEDNESDAY, Oct. 24

Musical Chairs, 8 to 11 p.m., Giuseppe’s Ristorante and Piano Bar, corner of Main and Washington streets, Gloucester. Brian King and Friends.

THURSDAY, Oct. 25

Dave Sag’s Blues Bash, 9 p.m. to midnight, The Rhumb Line, 41 Railroad Ave., Gloucester. With guests.

FRIDAY, Oct. 26

Linda Amero’s Menage a Trio, 7 to 10 p.m., Downstairs @ Franklin Cafe, 118 Main St., Gloucester. Steve Heck on piano and Todd Baker on upright bass join vocalist Amero for jazz standards.

Joe Thomas, 9 p.m. to close, Giuseppe’s Ristorante and Piano Bar, corner of Main and Washington streets, Gloucester. At piano bar.

SATURDAY, Oct. 27

Joe Thomas, 9 p.m. to close, Giuseppe’s Ristorante and Piano Bar, corner of Main and Washington streets, Gloucester. At piano bar. Halloween Party!

SUNDAY, Oct. 28

Children’s piano bar, 4:30 to 5:30 p.m., Giuseppe’s Ristorante and Piano Bar, corner of Main and Washington streets, Gloucester. With Joe Thomas; come in costume!

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.

Ric St. Germain and Ken Steiner, 6 to 9 p.m., Giuseppe’s Ristorante and Piano Bar, corner of Main and Washington streets, Gloucester.

SATURDAY, Nov. 3

The Amy Black Band with Megan Burtt opening, 7:30 p.m., Old Sloop Coffeehouse, First Congregational Church of Rockport, 12 School St. Black has performed with Suzy Boggus, Rodney Crowell and Chris Isaak. Advance tickets, $10, at Gloucester Music and Toad Hall Bookstore in Rockport. Tickets, $12, will be available at the door; discounted prices for juniors, seniors, and families.

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.