GloucesterTimes.com, Gloucester, MA

January 31, 2013

Tunes on the Town

By Times Staff
Gloucester Daily Times

---- — THURSDAY, Jan. 31

The Customer’s Always Right, 7:30 to 9 p.m., Giuseppe’s Ristorante and Piano Bar, corner of Main and Washington streets, Gloucester. Interactive game show hosted by “The Bridge.”

Dave Sag’s Blues Bash, 9 p.m. to midnight, The Rhumb Line, 41 Railroad Ave., Gloucester. With special guest Chris “Stovall” Brown.

Pete Lindberg, 9 p.m., Dog Bar, 65 Main St., Gloucester.

FRIDAY, Feb. 1

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.

Blue Bop, 9 p.m., Dog Bar, 65 Main St., Gloucester. Marti Rowens, Dave Brown and David Mattacks on stage.

Local 28, 9 p.m. to midnight, The Rhumb Line, 41 Railroad Ave., Gloucester. Grateful Dead jamm band.

SATURDAY, Feb. 2

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.

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

Marina Evans and Dave Brown, 9 p.m., Dog Bar, 65 Main St., Gloucester.

Kingsley Flood, 9 p.m. to midnight, The Rhumb Line, 41 Railroad Ave., Gloucester. Boston Music Awards-winner and national touring band.

SUNDAY, Feb. 3

Celtic Music Session, 5 to 8 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.

Super Bowl party, 6 p.m., The Rhumb Line, 41 Railroad Ave., Gloucester.

Ryan Alto Session, 9 p.m., Dog Bar, 65 Main St., Gloucester.

Closed, Giuseppe’s Ristorante and Piano Bar, corner of Main and Washington streets, Gloucester.

WEDNESDAY, Feb. 6

Musical Chairs, 7 to 10 p.m., Giuseppe’s Ristorante and Piano Bar, corner of Main and Washington streets, Gloucester. Brian King and Friends.

THURSDAY, Feb. 7

The Customer’s Always Right, 7:30 to 9 p.m., Giuseppe’s Ristorante and Piano Bar, corner of Main and Washington streets, Gloucester. Interactive game show hosted by “The Bridge.”

Dave Sag’s Blues Bash, 9 p.m. to midnight, The Rhumb Line, 41 Railroad Ave., Gloucester. With special guest Rick “King “ Russell.

FRIDAY, Feb. 8

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

SATURDAY, Feb. 9

Joe Thomas, 8:30 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., Espresso Italian Grille & Pub, 116 E. Main St., Gloucester.

SUNDAY, Feb. 10

Celtic Music Session, 5 to 8 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.

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

WEDNESDAY, Feb. 13

Musical Chairs, 7 to 10 p.m., Giuseppe’s Ristorante and Piano Bar, corner of Main and Washington streets, Gloucester. Brian King and Friends.

THURSDAY, Feb. 14

The Customer’s Always Right, 7:30 to 9 p.m., Giuseppe’s Ristorante and Piano Bar, corner of Main and Washington streets, Gloucester. Interactive game show hosted by “The Bridge.”

Dave Sag’s Blues Bash, 9 p.m. to midnight, The Rhumb Line, 41 Railroad Ave., Gloucester. With Steve Sadler and Jim Scoppa.

FRIDAY, Feb. 15

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

SATURDAY, Feb. 16

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

SUNDAY, Feb. 17

Celtic Music Session, 5 to 8 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.

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

WEDNESDAY, Feb. 20

Musical Chairs, 7 to 10 p.m., Giuseppe’s Ristorante and Piano Bar, corner of Main and Washington streets, Gloucester. Brian King and Friends.

THURSDAY, Feb. 21

The Customer’s Always Right, 7:30 to 9 p.m., Giuseppe’s Ristorante and Piano Bar, corner of Main and Washington streets, Gloucester. Interactive game show hosted by “The Bridge.”

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

FRIDAY, Feb. 22

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

SATURDAY, Feb. 23

Don White, 8 p.m., One World Coffee House, First Universalist Church, 59 Main St., Essex. Comedian, singer, songwriter. 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 piano bar.

SUNDAY, Feb. 24

Celtic Music Session, 5 to 8 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.

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

WEDNESDAY, Feb. 27

Musical Chairs, 7 to 10 p.m., Giuseppe’s Ristorante and Piano Bar, corner of Main and Washington streets, Gloucester. Brian King and Friends. Ten percent of proceeds go to St. Ann School.

THURSDAY, Feb. 28

The Customer’s Always Right, 7:30 to 9 p.m., Giuseppe’s Ristorante and Piano Bar, corner of Main and Washington streets, Gloucester. Interactive game show hosted by “The Bridge.”

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

FRIDAY, March 1

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, March 2

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

SUNDAY, March 3

Tom and Ann O’Donnell, 6 to 9 p.m., Giuseppe’s Ristorante and Piano Bar, corner of Main and Washington streets, Gloucester. Acoustic solo.

WEDNESDAY, March 6

Musical Chairs, 7 to 10 p.m., Giuseppe’s Ristorante and Piano Bar, corner of Main and Washington streets, Gloucester. Brian King and Friends.

THURSDAY, March 7

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

SATURDAY, March 16

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

SATURDAY, April 13

Daisy Nell and Capt. Stan and Crabgrass Band, 8 p.m., One World Coffee House, First Universalist Church, 59 Main St., Essex. Donation $15 at door; reservations, 978-768-3690. Please park in lot behind Essex Police Station, off Martin Street.

SATURDAY, May 18

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

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.