GloucesterTimes.com, Gloucester, MA

February 28, 2013

Tunes on the Town

By Times Staff
Gloucester Daily Times

---- — Editor's note: The price of tickets for the March 9 concert by Debbie and Friends has been corrected.

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, 8 p.m., The Rhumb Line, 41 Railroad Ave., Gloucester. With Evan Goodreau.

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

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.

Skim Rock, 9 p.m., The Rhumb Line, 41 Railroad Ave., Gloucester. Rock ‘n’ roll for dancing.

Motown Dance Party, 9 p.m. Dog Bar, 65 Main St., Gloucester.

SATURDAY, March 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.

Fly Amero, 7 to 10 p.m., Cafe Shalom @ Temple Ahavat Achim. 86 Middle St., Gloucester. “An Evening of Contemporary Acoustic Music,” with Bobby Kramer and Al Foucault opening. $10 at door.

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.

Bees Delux, 9 p.m. Dog Bar, 65 Main St., Gloucester. Acid blues.

Full Circle, 9 p.m., The Rhumb Line, 41 Railroad Ave., Gloucester. Classic rock.

SUNDAY, March 3

Livin’ on Luck: Tom and Ann O’Donnell and Friends, 6 to 9 p.m., Giuseppe’s Ristorante and Piano Bar, corner of Main and Washington streets, Gloucester.

Inge Berg, 8 p.m., The Rhumb Line, 41 Railroad Ave., Gloucester. Singer-songwriter in acoustic sets.

Full Circle, 9 p.m., Espresso Italian Grille and Pub, 116 Main St., Gloucester.

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

MONDAY, March 4

Ole Salty Jazz Band, 1 to 3 p.m., Rose Baker Senior Center, 6 Manuel F. Lewis St., Gloucester.

Riley Cyrus, 9 p.m. Dog Bar, 65 Main St., Gloucester.

TUESDAY, March 5

Open Mic, 9 p.m. Dog Bar, 65 Main St., Gloucester. Hosted by Steve Caraway.

WEDNESDAY, March 6

Honky Tonk Women of Gloucester, 6 to 9 p.m., Seaport Grille, 6 Rowe Square. Doowop and Top 10 hits. 

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

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

THURSDAY, March 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, 8 p.m., The Rhumb Line, 41 Railroad Ave., Gloucester. With John Keegan.

FRIDAY, March 8

Gordon Bok with Three Sheets to the Wind, 8 p.m., Old Sloop Coffeehouse, First Congregational Church of Rockport, 12 School St. With his resonating voice and guitar picking, Gordon Bok has been the leading purveyor of the music of the sea for nearly a half century; Gloucester group opens. Tickets, $12, will be available at the door; discounted prices for juniors, seniors, and families; $10 in advance at oldsloopcoffeehouse.org, Gloucester Music, and Toad Hall Bookstore in Rockport.

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, March 9

Debbie & Friends, 10:30 a.m., Old Sloop Coffeehouse, First Congregational Church of Rockport, 12 School St. Grammy Award-winning group, including former West Parish School teacher Debbie Cavalier on vocals and keyboards, Gloucester’s Rory McKenzie on bass, performs family concert. Tickets are $8 at the door and in advance at oldsloopcoffeehouse.org, Gloucester Music, and Toad Hall Bookstore in Rockport.

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 10

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

MONDAY, March 11

Ole Salty Jazz Band, 1 to 3 p.m., Rose Baker Senior Center, 6 Manuel F. Lewis St., Gloucester.

WEDNESDAY, March 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. Ten percent of proceeds go to Cape Ann Wildlife Animal Rescue.

THURSDAY, March 14

Finale of 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, 8 p.m., The Rhumb Line, 41 Railroad Ave., Gloucester. With Orville Giddings.

FRIDAY, March 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, 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.

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 17

St. Patrick’s Day Piano Bar, 6 to close, Giuseppe’s Ristorante and Piano Bar, corner of Main and Washington streets, Gloucester. With Ricky Lauria.

MONDAY, March 18

Ole Salty Jazz Band, 1 to 3 p.m., Rose Baker Senior Center, 6 Manuel F. Lewis St., Gloucester.

WEDNESDAY, March 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. Ten percent of proceeds go to Cape Ann Youth Symphony Orchestra.

THURSDAY, March 21

The North Shore Voice II, 7 to 10 p.m., Giuseppe’s Ristorante and Piano Bar, corner of Main and Washington streets, Gloucester. Voice competition!

Dave Sag’s Blues Bash, 8 p.m., The Rhumb Line, 41 Railroad Ave., Gloucester. With Steve Sadler, Dave Brown and Dave Mattacks.

FRIDAY, March 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, March 23

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 24

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

WEDNESDAY, March 27

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! Live interactive game show!

THURSDAY, March 28

The North Shore Voice II, 7 to 10 p.m., Giuseppe’s Ristorante and Piano Bar, corner of Main and Washington streets, Gloucester. Voice competition!

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

FRIDAY, March 29

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, March 30

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

WEDNESDAY, April 3

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! Live interactive game show!

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.