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.
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, Steve Heck on piano, and Thomas Hebb on bass. Jazz standards and Italian favorites for Fiesta!
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 Rockets, 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.
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.