GloucesterTimes.com, Gloucester, MA

June 20, 2013

Tunes on the Town

By Times Staff
Gloucester Daily Times

---- — THURSDAY, June 20

SingerSongwriterShuffle, 7 to 10 p.m., Giuseppe’s Ristorante and Piano Bar, corner of Main and Washington streets, Gloucester. Musical lineup: Ken Gordon, Clay Ventre, Ned Nugent, Sarah Hoonah Smith, Amory Sivertson, Brian Laurier, Dave Simmons.

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

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

Brad Byrd, 8 p.m. Dog Bar, 65 Main St., Gloucester.

FRIDAY, June 21

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. Jazz/American standards with Amero on vocals, Jack Senier on piano, and Mark Pucci on bass.

Dread Rocks, 8 p.m., Mile Marker 1 at Cape Ann Marina, 75 Essex Ave., Gloucester. Reggae on the river.

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.

The Runaround, 9 p.m. to close, Minglewood Tavern, 25 Rogers St., Gloucester. Reggae, ska, horns.

Peaceworks, 9 p.m. to close, Espresso Italian Grille & Pub, 116 East Main St., Gloucester .

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

SATURDAY, June 22

Dan King’s Acoustic Roots, 5 p.m., Mile Marker 1 at Cape Ann Marina, 75 Essex Ave., Gloucester.

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.

Celtic Music Sunset Sail, 6:30 to 9 p.m., schooner Thomas E. Lannon, Seven Seas Wharf, Rogers Street, Gloucester. A “seisiun” of traditional songs ‘n tunes with Michael O’Leary & Friends as the Lannon sails around Gloucester Harbor. 978-281-6634 or www.schooner.org.

Louise Mosrie and The Twangtown Paramours, 7:30 p.m., Old Sloop Coffeehouse, First Congregational Church of Rockport, 12 School St. Americana and bluegrass. Tickets, $12, at the door; discounted prices for juniors, seniors, and families; $10 in advance at oldsloopcoffeehouse.org, Gloucester Music, and Toad Hall Bookstore in Rockport.

Safety 80s, 8 p.m., Mile Marker 1 at Cape Ann Marina, 75 Essex Ave., Gloucester.

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. Rock, blues, jam.

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

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

SUNDAY, June 23

Loose Ends, 5 p.m., Mile Marker 1 at Cape Ann Marina, 75 Essex Ave., Gloucester.

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.

Everly Sisters, 6 to 9 p.m., Giuseppe’s Ristorante and Piano Bar, corner of Main and Washington streets, Gloucester. At the piano bar.

After the Beach Party with Kid, 9 p.m. Dog Bar, 65 Main St., Gloucester.

MONDAY, June 24

Sea Shantees, 5:30 p.m. Dog Bar, 65 Main St., Gloucester.

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

TUESDAY, June 25

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

Mike Foregette, 9 p.m. Dog Bar, 65 Main St., Gloucester. Pre-Fiesta Party.

WEDNESDAY, June 26

Wilkens Langathianos, 7 to 10 p.m., Giuseppe’s Ristorante and Piano Bar, corner of Main and Washington streets, Gloucester. Acoustic duo taking requests.

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

The Artist’s Cocktail, 8 to 11 p.m., Midori Chinese Japanese Bistro 32 Washington St., Gloucester. With Henry Allen’s The New Swingset, classic jazz.

Monagle Sessions, 9 p.m. to close, Minglewood Tavern, 25 Rogers St., Gloucester. With Mike O’Connell and Joe Cardoza.

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

THURSDAY, June 27

SingerSongwriterShuffle, 7 to 10 p.m., Giuseppe’s Ristorante and Piano Bar, corner of Main and Washington streets, Gloucester. Musical lineup: Toni Ann Enes, Rick Gadbois, Kathy Corneau, Anthony Beaulieu, Clay Ventre, Peter Mercier, TMax.

Dave Sag’s Blues Bash, 8 p.m., The Rhumb Line, 41 Railroad Ave., Gloucester. With Rik and Alek Razdan.

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

Groove featuring Shanko, 9 p.m. Dog Bar, 65 Main St., Gloucester.

FRIDAY, June 28

Fiesta Kickoff Music Sunset Sail, 6 to 8:30 p.m., schooner Thomas E. Lannon, Seven Seas Wharf, Rogers Street, Gloucester. About 10 local musicians will perform bluegrass, Celtic, folk and maybe a little classical aboard the Lannon as she sails around Gloucester Harbor. 978-281-6634 or www.schooner.org for tickets.

Linda Amero’s Menage a Trio, 7 to 10 p.m, Downstairs @ Franklin Cafe, 118 Main St., Gloucester. Jazz/American standards with Amero on vocals, Steve Heck on piano, and Thomas Hebb on bass.

Dubbest, 8 p.m., Mile Marker 1 at Cape Ann Marina, 75 Essex Ave., Gloucester. Reggae on the river.

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.

Tonekat, 9 p.m. to close, Minglewood Tavern, 25 Rogers St., Gloucester. Blues.

Choctaw Rocket, 9 p.m. to close, Espresso Italian Grille & Pub, 116 East Main St., Gloucester .

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

SATURDAY, June 29

Dan King’s Acoustic Roots, 5 p.m., Mile Marker 1 at Cape Ann Marina, 75 Essex Ave., Gloucester.

Generation Gap, 8 p.m., Mile Marker 1 at Cape Ann Marina, 75 Essex Ave., Gloucester.

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.

The Hootchies, 9 p.m. to close, Minglewood Tavern, 25 Rogers St., Gloucester.

Whammy Bars, 9 p.m. to close, Espresso Italian Grille & Pub, 116 East Main St., Gloucester .

MA Roxx, 9 p.m. Dog Bar, 65 Main St., Gloucester.

SUNDAY, June 30

Rich Figurido, 5 p.m., Mile Marker 1 at Cape Ann Marina, 75 Essex Ave., 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.

Lazy Bill Gleason Blues, 8 p.m. Dog Bar, 65 Main St., Gloucester.

Sean Coleman, 8:30 p.m. to close, Giuseppe’s Ristorante and Piano Bar, corner of Main and Washington streets, Gloucester. Solo acoustic.

Village Harmony, 7:30 p.m., First Congregational Church, Rockport. Traditional music from Georgia, Bulgaria, South Africa, Corsica and US. Suggested doantion is $10, $5 for students and seniors. Details, 978-546-6638.

MONDAY, June 31

Sea Shanties, 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Dog Bar, 65 Main St., Gloucester.

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

TUESDAY, July 1

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

WEDNESDAY, July 3

Sturdy Oaks Bluegrass, 7 to 11 p.m., Giuseppe’s Ristorante and Piano Bar, corner of Main and Washington streets, Gloucester. At the piano bar.

Groove, 8 p.m., Mile Marker 1 at Cape Ann Marina, 75 Essex Ave., Gloucester. Music on the bridge deck while watching Fourth of July Fireworks. DJ Vito under the event tent at 9 p.m.

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

THURSDAY, July 4

Dan Webb and the Spiders, 9 p.m. Dog Bar, 65 Main St., Gloucester.

FRIDAY, July 5

Mile 21, 8 p.m., Mile Marker 1 at Cape Ann Marina, 75 Essex Ave., Gloucester. Reggae on the river.

Dueling pianos, 8:30 p.m. to close, Giuseppe’s Ristorante and Piano Bar, corner of Main and Washington streets, Gloucester. Joe Thomas and Ricky Lauria.

SATURDAY, July 6

Dan King’s Acoustic Roots, 5 p.m., Mile Marker 1 at Cape Ann Marina, 75 Essex Ave., Gloucester.

Hot Like Fire, 8 p.m., Mile Marker 1 at Cape Ann Marina, 75 Essex Ave., Gloucester. Reggae on the river.

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.

SUNDAY, July 7

Tony and Samantha Goddess, 5 p.m., Mile Marker 1 at Cape Ann Marina, 75 Essex Ave., Gloucester.

Bradley Royds, 7 to 10 p.m., Giuseppe’s Ristorante and Piano Bar, corner of Main and Washington streets, Gloucester. Solo acoustic.

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