GloucesterTimes.com, Gloucester, MA

April 11, 2013

Tunes on the Town

By Times Staff
Gloucester Daily Times

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THURSDAY, April 11

SingerSongwriterShuffle, 7 to 10 p.m., Giuseppe’s Ristorante and Piano Bar, corner of Main and Washington streets, Gloucester. Annette Dion, Kenny Cleveland, TMax, Ann Marie Shimanoski, Andy Pratt, Bradley Royds and Joe Wilkins.

Jeff Casper & Erin & the Soul Drivers, 8 p.m., The Rhumb Line, 41 Railroad Ave., Gloucester. With Russell Keyes on bass.

DJ Vito, 9 p.m. to close, Minglewood Tavern, 25 Rogers St., Gloucester.

Brad Byrd, 9 p.m. Dog Bar, 65 Main St., Gloucester.

FRIDAY, April 12

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. Amero on vocals, John Baboian on guitar, and David Landoni on bass.

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

Generation Gap, 9 p.m, Capt. Carlo’s, Harbor Loop, Gloucester.

DJ Scottie Mac, 9 p.m., Espresso Italian Grille and Pub, 116 Main St., Gloucester. Bar bingo.

Dave Brown and Allan Estes, 9 p.m. to close, Minglewood Tavern, 25 Rogers St., Gloucester. Folk-rock.

Spirit House, 9 p.m., The Rhumb Line, 41 Railroad Ave., Gloucester. Reggae.

A Little Off, 9 p.m. Dog Bar, 65 Main St., Gloucester.

SATURDAY, April 13

Bob Allison, 6 to 9 p.m., The Parlor Restaurant at Emerson Inn By The Sea, 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.

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.

Groove Therapy, 9 p.m., The Rhumb Line, 41 Railroad Ave., Gloucester. Reggae, funk, groove.

Hot Tub Piranhas, 9 p.m., Espresso Italian Grille and Pub, 116 Main St., Gloucester.

Dread Rocks, 9 p.m. to close, Minglewood Tavern, 25 Rogers St., Gloucester. Reggae.

Cooper’s Escape, 9 p.m, Capt. Carlo’s, Harbor Loop, Gloucester.

Pete & Dave’s Motown Dance Party, 9 p.m. Dog Bar, 65 Main St., Gloucester.

SUNDAY, April 14

Az One Trio, 10 a.m., Gloucester Unitarian Universalist Church, 10 Church St., Gloucester. The gospel group will perform throughout the morning service; the public is invited.

Lisa Love Unplugged, 3 p.m, Capt. Carlo’s, Harbor Loop, 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.

Joe Wilkins, Chris Langathianos and Kenny Cleveland, 6 to 9 p.m., Giuseppe’s Ristorante and Piano Bar, corner of Main and Washington streets, Gloucester.

John Rockwell & Loose Tongues, 8 p.m., The Rhumb Line, 41 Railroad Ave., Gloucester.

MONDAY, April 15

Ricky Diamond, 9 p.m. Dog Bar, 65 Main St., Gloucester.

TUESDAY, April 16

North Shore A Cappela, 6 to 9 p.m., Seaport Grille, Cruiseport Gloucester, 6 Rowe Square, Gloucester.

Open mic, 9 p.m. Dog Bar, 65 Main St., Gloucester.

WEDNESDAY, April 17

The Customer’s Always Right, 7:30 to 9 p.m., Giuseppe’s Ristorante and Piano Bar, corner of Main and Washington streets, Gloucester. Family Tradition Edition of live interactive game show!

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

Monagle Sessions, 9 p.m. to close, Minglewood Tavern, 25 Rogers St., Gloucester. Featuring Qwill and The Soul Review Project.

THURSDAY, April 18

SingerSongwriterShuffle, 7 to 10 p.m., Giuseppe’s Ristorante and Piano Bar, corner of Main and Washington streets, Gloucester. Steve Caraway, Inge Berge, Satch Kerans, Jake Pardee, Randy Black, Brian O’Connor and Will Hunt.

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

DJ Vito, 9 p.m. to close, Minglewood Tavern, 25 Rogers St., Gloucester.

FRIDAY, April 19

Linda Amero’s Menage a Trio, 7 to 10 p.m, Downstairs @ Franklin Cafe, 118 Main St., Gloucester. Amero on vocals, Jack Senier on piano, and Bronek Suchanek on bass.

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

ToneKat, 9 p.m. to close, Minglewood Tavern, 25 Rogers St., Gloucester. Featuring Jay Aptt.

SATURDAY, April 20

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

Jake Pardee Band, 9 p.m. to close, Minglewood Tavern, 25 Rogers St., Gloucester.

SUNDAY, April 21

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.

Ricky Lauria Duo, 6 to 9 p.m., Giuseppe’s Ristorante and Piano Bar, corner of Main and Washington streets, Gloucester. Jazz.

WEDNESDAY, April 24

The Customer’s Always Right, 7:30 to 9 p.m., Giuseppe’s Ristorante and Piano Bar, corner of Main and Washington streets, Gloucester. Family Tradition Edition of live interactive game show!

THURSDAY, April 25

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

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

FRIDAY, April 26

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

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, April 27

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, April 28

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.

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

THURSDAY, May 2

Dave Sag’s Blues Bash, 8 p.m., The Rhumb Line, 41 Railroad Ave., Gloucester. With Gordon “Sax” Beadle.

THURSDAY, May 9

Dave Sag’s Blues Bash, 8 p.m., The Rhumb Line, 41 Railroad Ave., Gloucester. With Chris “Stovall” Brown.

THURSDAY, May 16

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

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.

THURSDAY, May 23

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

THURSDAY, May 30

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

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.