Tunes on the town

Courtesy photo/The 17-piece Cape Ann Big Band performs the sixth free concert at Meetinghouse Green from 6 to 8:30p.m. on Friday, Aug. 9. The audience is invited to donate to HAWC, a non-profit organization committed to ending domestic violence. Jalapenos is the food vendor.   

These bands are playing locally this week; schedule subject to last-minute changes. There is no cover charge unless indicated.

Thursday, Aug. 8

Tony Frontiero, 6 to 7 p.m., and Eagle in the Attic, 7 to 9 p.m., Fitz Hugh Lane House lawn near the Coast Guard station and 24 Harbor Loop in Gloucester.

Dave Sag’s Blues Party, 8:30 p.m., The Rhumb Line, 41 Railroad Ave., Gloucester. With Dennis Brennan.

Acoustic Corner featuring David Corson, 9 p.m., Minglewood Harborside, 25 Rogers St., Gloucester.

Friday, Aug. 9

Cape Ann Big Band, 6 p.m., Gloucester Meetinghouse Green, corner of Church and Middle streets, Gloucester. Bring chairs, blankets; rain moves concert into Meetinghouse. Donations benefit HAWC . Food vendor is Jalapenos.

Tony Frontiero, 7 to 9:30 p.m., The Inn at Babson Court, 55 Western Ave., Gloucester. All ages, BYOB.

Generation Gap, 9 p.m., Minglewood Harborside, 25 Rogers St., Gloucester.

Lois Lane & the Daily Planets, 9:30 p.m., The Rhumb Line, 41 Railroad Ave., Gloucester.

SATURday, Aug. 10

The Early Show with Headlands, 6 to 8 p.m., The Rhumb Line, 41 Railroad Ave., Gloucester.

Pier Ave., 9 p.m., Minglewood Harborside, 25 Rogers St., Gloucester.

Carlos Menedez and the Dub Tone Horns, 9:30 p.m., The Rhumb Line, 41 Railroad Ave., Gloucester.

Sunday, Aug. 11

Tony Frontiero, 9 a.m. to noon, Magnolia Farmers Market, Lexington Avenue, Gloucester.

Steve Lacey, 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Feather & Wedge, 5 Main St., Rockport.

Celtic Music Sunset Sail, 6 to 8:30 p.m., schooner Thomas E. Lannon, 63 Rogers St., Gloucester. A ‘seisiun’ of traditional and maritime songs ‘n tunes with Michael O’Leary & Friends as the Lannon sails around Gloucester Harbor. Tickets, $50, $45 for seniors, $37.50 for children, 978-281-6634 or www.schooner.org

Rockport Legion Band, 7 to 8:30 p.m., bandstand, Back Beach, Beach Street, Rockport. Jason Howard conducts. Marches, movie music, and more.  Bring a blanket or beach chair. Visit https://rockportlegionband.wordpress.com for more information.

Allen Estes & Orville Giddings, 7 to 10 p.m., The Rhumb Line, 41 Railroad Ave., Gloucester.

Monday, Aug. 12

Gloucester Sea Chantey Night, 5:30 to 8:30 p.m., The Rhumb Line, 41 Railroad Ave., Gloucester. Pub sing upstairs.

Open Jam, 8 p.m., Minglewood Harborside, 25 Rogers St., Gloucester.

Mike Francis, 8 to 11 p.m., The Rhumb Line, 41 Railroad Ave., Gloucester.

Tuesday, Aug. 13

Henley Douglas JR and HDRnB Band, 8 p.m., The Rhumb Line, 41 Railroad Ave., Gloucester.

Anthony Crescente & Shourin Sen, 7 to 9:30 p.m., Feather & Wedge, 5 Main St., Rockport.

Wednesday, Aug. 14

Fly Amero and special guest, 7 p.m., The Rhumb Line, 41 Railroad Ave., Gloucester.

Thursday, AUG. 15

Gold Velvet Sofa, 6 to 7 p.m., and Soulpax, 7 to 9 p.m., Fitz Hugh Lane House lawn near the Coast Guard station and 24 Harbor Loop in Gloucester.

Dave Sag’s Blues Party, 8:30 p.m., The Rhumb Line, 41 Railroad Ave., Gloucester. With Jon Ross, John Cameron and Chris Anzelone.

Acoustic Corner featuring Alexa Stamison, 9 p.m., Minglewood Harborside, 25 Rogers St., Gloucester.

Friday, Aug. 16

Willie Alexander, 6 p.m., Gloucester Meetinghouse Green, corner of Church and Middle streets, Gloucester. Bring chairs, blankets; rain moves concert into Meetinghouse. Donations benefit The Grace Center. Food vendor is Willow Rest.

Tony Frontiero, 7 to 9:30 p.m., The Inn at Babson Court, 55 Western Ave., Gloucester. All ages, BYOB.

Groove Therapy, 9 p.m., Minglewood Harborside, 25 Rogers St., Gloucester.

Saturday, Aug. 17

Tony Frontiero, 4 to 7 p.m., Captain Carlo’s, 27 Harbor Loop, Gloucester.

The Jantelles, 8 to 10:30 p.m., Cape Ann Lanes, 53 Gloucester Ave., Gloucester.

Mystery Meat, 9 p.m., Minglewood Harborside, 25 Rogers St., Gloucester.

Sunday, Aug. 18

Cape Ann Community Band Celtic concert with the North Shore Pipe Band, 7 p.m., Gentile Bandstand, Stage Fort Park, 24 Hough Ave., Gloucester.

Monday, Aug. 19

Gloucester Sea Chantey Night, 5:30 to 8:30 p.m., The Rhumb Line, 41 Railroad Ave., Gloucester. Pub sing upstairs.

Open Jam, 8 p.m., Minglewood Harborside, 25 Rogers St., Gloucester.

Tim Pike, 8 to 11 p.m., The Rhumb Line, 41 Railroad Ave., Gloucester.

Tuesday, Aug. 20

Joe Wilkins Funk du Jour, 8 p.m., The Rhumb Line, 41 Railroad Ave., Gloucester.

Wednesday, Aug. 21

Fly Amero and special guest, 8 p.m., The Rhumb Line, 41 Railroad Ave., Gloucester.

Thursday, Aug. 22

Chris Fritz-Grace, 6 to 7 p.m., and Mamadou Diop, 7 to 9 p.m., Fitz Hugh Lane House lawn near the Coast Guard station and 24 Harbor Loop in Gloucester.

Dave Sag’s Blues Party, 8:30 p.m., The Rhumb Line, 41 Railroad Ave., Gloucester. With Bob “Johnny Carwash” Davis.

Acoustic Corner featuring Prateek Poddar, 9 p.m., Minglewood Harborside, 25 Rogers St., Gloucester.

Friday, Aug. 23

Deb Hardy Band , 6 p.m., Gloucester Meetinghouse Green, corner of Church and Middle streets, Gloucester. Bring chairs, blankets; rain moves concert into Meetinghouse. Donations benefit Gloucester Education Foundation. Food vendor is Jalapenos.

Shagalot featuring Mark Pelosi and Ned Nugent, 9 p.m., Minglewood Harborside, 25 Rogers St., Gloucester.

SaTURday, Aug. 24

F-Bomb, 9 p.m., Minglewood Harborside, 25 Rogers St., Gloucester.

Monday, Aug. 26

Gloucester Sea Chantey Night, 5:30 to 8:30 p.m., The Rhumb Line, 41 Railroad Ave., Gloucester. Pub sing upstairs.

Livin’ on Luck, 6:30 p.m., Back Beach Bandstand, 32 Beach St., Rockport. Acoustic classic rock.

Open Jam, 8 p.m., Minglewood Harborside, 25 Rogers St., Gloucester.

Mike Francis, 8 to 11 p.m., The Rhumb Line, 41 Railroad Ave., Gloucester.

Tuesday, Aug. 27

Henley Douglas JR and HDRnB Band, 8 p.m., The Rhumb Line, 41 Railroad Ave., Gloucester.

Wednesday, Aug. 28

Fly Amero and special guest, 8 p.m., The Rhumb Line, 41 Railroad Ave., Gloucester.

Thursday, AUG. 29

Isle, 6 to 7 p.m., and Old Cold Tater, 7 to 9 p.m., Fitz Hugh Lane House lawn near the Coast Guard station and 24 Harbor Loop in Gloucester.

Dave Sag’s Blues Party, 8:30 p.m., The Rhumb Line, 41 Railroad Ave., Gloucester. With Evan Goodrow.

Acoustic Corner featuring Dave Drouin, 8 p.m., Minglewood Harborside, 25 Rogers St., Gloucester.

Friday, AUG. 30

Mike O’Connell & Friends, 9 p.m., Minglewood Harborside, 25 Rogers St., Gloucester.

Saturday, AUG. 31

Soul Rebel Project, 9 p.m., Minglewood Harborside, 25 Rogers St., Gloucester.

Friday, Sept. 6

Alvin Foster, 6 p.m., Gloucester Meetinghouse Green, corner of Church and Middle streets, Gloucester. Bring chairs, blankets; rain moves concert into Meetinghouse. Donations benefit Gloucester Meetinghouse. Food vendor is Causeway.

Tunes on the Town runs regularly in Thursday’s Living 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.