GloucesterTimes.com, Gloucester, MA

June 27, 2013

Tunes on the Town

By Times Staff
Gloucester Daily Times

---- — 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.

Generation Gap, 8 p.m., Mile Marker 1 at Cape Ann Marina, 75 Essex Ave., Gloucester. Rock ‘n’ roll, including covers of Train, Dave Matthews, Tom Petty, John Mayer, Matchbox 20 and Lynyrd Skynyrd as well as originals. Band is father-son trio of Craig, Jason and Cory Eliot with Dave Koen and Bob Bradford .

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 donation 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

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.

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.

North Shore Acappella, 7 p.m., Antonio Gentile Bandstand, Stage Fort Park.

WEDNESDAY, July 10

Allen and Dylan Estes, 7 to 10 p.m., Giuseppe’s Ristorante and Piano Bar, corner of Main and Washington streets, Gloucester. Acoustic duo.

FRIDAY, July 12

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.

SATURDAY, July 13

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 14

Compaq Big Band, 7 p.m., Antonio Gentile Bandstand, Stage Fort Park. Jazz.

Ric St. Germain and Ken Steiner, 7 to 10 p.m., Giuseppe’s Ristorante and Piano Bar, corner of Main and Washington streets, Gloucester.

WEDNESDAY, July 17

William James, 7 to 10 p.m., Giuseppe’s Ristorante and Piano Bar, corner of Main and Washington streets, Gloucester. Acoustic solo.

FRIDAY, July 19

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.

SATURDAY, July 20

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 21

Overdrive, 7 p.m., Antonio Gentile Bandstand, Stage Fort Park. Rhythm and blues with horns.

Paul Duffy with the Holdouts, 7 to 10 p.m., Giuseppe’s Ristorante and Piano Bar, corner of Main and Washington streets, Gloucester. Featuring Glenn French and Lisa Hailey; acoustic trio.

WEDNESDAY, July 24

Mike O’Connell, 7 to 10 p.m., Giuseppe’s Ristorante and Piano Bar, corner of Main and Washington streets, Gloucester. Acoustic solo.

FRIDAY, July 19

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.

SATURDAY, July 20

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 28

Honky Tonk Women and Old Cold Tater, 7 p.m., Antonio Gentile Bandstand, Stage Fort Park.

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

SUNDAY, Aug. 4

Walker Creek Band, 7 p.m., Antonio Gentile Bandstand, Stage Fort Park.

SUNDAY, Aug. 11

Grupo Fantasia, 7 p.m., Antonio Gentile Bandstand, Stage Fort Park. Latin and world music.

SUNDAY, Aug. 18

Cape Ann Community Band, 7 p.m., Antonio Gentile Bandstand, Stage Fort Park. Concert band.

SUNDAY, Aug. 25

Cape Ann Big Band, 7 p.m., Antonio Gentile Bandstand, Stage Fort Park. Jazz.

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.