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April 18, 2013

Tunes on the Town

By Times Staff
Gloucester Daily Times

---- — 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. “Shake it.”

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

FRIDAY, April 19

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, 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.

The Grand Central, 9 p.m. Dog Bar, 65 Main St., Gloucester. Young band influenced by traditional hard-driving country and olished contemporary sounds coming out of Music City.

High Hopes Reggae, 9 p.m., The Rhumb Line, 41 Railroad Ave., Gloucester. Debut of one of Boston’s best reggae bands.

SATURDAY, April 20

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.

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. Blues and rock.

Joe Mack, 9 p.m. Dog Bar, 65 Main St., Gloucester.

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

Ned & the Big Babies, 9 p.m., The Rhumb Line, 41 Railroad Ave., Gloucester. High-energy rock ‘n’ roll.

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.

Allen Estes & Orville Giddings, 8 p.m., The Rhumb Line, 41 Railroad Ave., Gloucester. Acoustic originals and country rock.

MONDAY, April 22

Sea Shantees 6 p.m. Dog Bar, 65 Main St., Gloucester.

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

TUESDAY, April 23

Henley Douglas RnB, 8 p.m., The Rhumb Line, 41 Railroad Ave., Gloucester. Funk and groove.

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

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!

Monagle Sessions, 9 p.m. to close, Minglewood Tavern, 25 Rogers St., Gloucester. Featuring Jeff Buckridge’s Uke Joint, with Megan McKenzie and Ed Spargo.

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

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.

DJ Vito, 9 p.m. to close, Minglewood Tavern, 25 Rogers St., Gloucester. “Shake it.”

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.

Local 28, 9 p.m. to close, Minglewood Tavern, 25 Rogers St., Gloucester. Grateful Dead and jam covers.

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.

Eight Feet Tall, 9 p.m. to close, Minglewood Tavern, 25 Rogers St., Gloucester. Funk, soul and hip-hop.

Dan Morgan Band, 9 p.m., Espresso Italian Grille and Pub, 116 Main St., Gloucester.

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.

TUESDAY, April 30

Henley Douglas RnB, 8 p.m., The Rhumb Line, 41 Railroad Ave., Gloucester. Funk and groove.

THURSDAY, May 2

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

TUESDAY, May 7

Henley Douglas RnB, 8 p.m., The Rhumb Line, 41 Railroad Ave., Gloucester. Funk and groove.

THURSDAY, May 9

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

TUESDAY, May 14

Henley Douglas RnB, 8 p.m., The Rhumb Line, 41 Railroad Ave., Gloucester. Funk and groove.

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.

TUESDAY, May 21

Henley Douglas RnB, 8 p.m., The Rhumb Line, 41 Railroad Ave., Gloucester. Funk and groove.

THURSDAY, May 23

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

TUESDAY, May 28

Henley Douglas RnB, 8 p.m., The Rhumb Line, 41 Railroad Ave., Gloucester. Funk and groove.

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.