• Roots, Rhythm & Soul Tour Stops in Searsmont, 6 p.m. The only Maine stop by Roosevelt Dime, Harry Jay & The Bling, and Jenna Lotti is at Threshers Brewing Co. in the village. $12 at the gate/$25 per family.
  • “A Little Night Music: Celebration of Music, Art and the Evening Sky,” at 7 p.m., Broad Bay Congregational UCC in Waldoboro. The Solstice String Quartet performs Mozart’s “Eine kleine Nachtmusik” and Schubert’s String Quartet No. 13 in A minor, combined with projections of skyscapes by local artists and Miller Elementary School students. By donation. FMI: 832-6898.
  • “Ragtime” Jack Radcliffe at Vose Public Library in Union, 7 p.m. The “Mark Twain of American music” plays a piano, guitar and fiddle program of early jazz, blues and Appalachian songs. $15 at door, with a portion going to the library.
  • Tom Albury at Rock City Cafe in Rockland, 7-9 p.m. He plays locally inspired originals and covers of folk, blues and rock.
  • Spose at Port City Music Hall, in Portland. Doors 8 p.m. Show 9 p.m. $15 advance/$18 day of show/$25 preferred seating. FMI:
  • “Where There Is Love...” Concert Series by VoXX: Voice of Twenty, the a cappella vocal ensemble performs sacred and secular songs at Basilica of Saints Peter & Paul in Lewiston at 7:30 p.m. Friday and at Union Hall in Rockport at 4 p.m. Sunday. $15 by cash or check at the door. FMI:


  • Sorcha Cribben-Merrill at Rock City Cafe, Rockland, 7-9 p.m. Songs and strumming by the artist whose third studio album, “Quiet,” came out last year.
  • April Verch & Band at Boothbay Harbor’s Opera House, 7:30 p.m. The native Ottawan sings, steps and fiddles with backup from her band. $20 advance/$10 under 18: 633-5159 or $25 door.
  • Five Musical Acts in “The Big Breakdown” in Searsport, 7:30 p.m. at Union Hall. All-ages show featuring The AceTones, Wilder Thing, Hunter Finden, Ethan Andrews, Quantum and a rotating cast of backup players. $10/free under 15.


  • 5th Annual Acadia Trad Festival in Bar Harbor, Sunday-Friday., June 25-30. A full week of classes, workshops, Acadia Halls concerts, community dances and music sessions at the Acadia School of Traditional Music and Arts. Full schedule:


  • MoJO Opens Camden Library’s Free Summer Concert Series, 6:30 p.m. Mondaynite Jazz Orchestra plays in the Amphitheatre. Bring a blanket or chair.
  • Frank Bang Band at Time Out Pub in Rockland, for the 7 p.m. Monday Night Blues show. $10 cover.


  • Mark Neslusan Combo and Singer Betsey Epstein in Bucksport, 5:30-7 p.m. Classic jazz on the Waterfront Patio at Lighthouse Arts Center, 86 Main St., in Bucksport’s Wednesday on Main series. FMI:
  • Lawn Concert with The Route 17 Ramblers, 6-7 p.m., rain or shine, at Rockport Masonic Center, 362 Main St. Bring a chair or blanket. Burger & dog plates with side, chips, drink, ice cream for $7. A hat is passed for the band.


  • Mostly Brothers Open Season of Belfast Summer Nights, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Alex Wilder and Sean and Jamie Oshima play folk, pop, soul and reggae on Beaver Street. Bring chairs, a picnic and the kids.


  • Navy Band Northeast at Boothbay Harbor’s Opera House, Fri., June 30, 7 p.m. The 30-member ensemble plays a free concert of patriotic classics and Broadway showstoppers. It is part of 2017 Windjammer Festival Week.
  • Harborside Harmony at Rockville Community Chapel, in Rockport, Fri., June 30, 7 p.m. The ladies’ barbershop chorus performs to raise funds for a heating system in the newly renovated historic church at 87 Old Rockland St. $5 suggested conation.
  • “Give Me Shelter” Rock and Roll Fund-Raiser, for Pope Memorial Humane Society, Sat., July 1, 7-10 p.m., American Legion Post 1 in Rockland. Raiza Red plays. Cash bar. $10. FMI: 594-2200.
  • Seth Glier in Boothbay Harbor, Sat., July 1, 7:30 p.m. The Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter returns to the Opera House, accompanied by sax player Joe Nerney. $20 advance/$25 show day:
  • The Peacheaters: An Allman Brothers Experience, Mon., July 3, 7:30 p.m. at Camden Opera House. Fireside Lounge sells wine, craft beer, wood-fired pizza. FMI:
  • Bands and Fireworks at July 4th “Music by the Sea” in Camden, from 2-9 p.m. at Harbor Park and Amphitheatre. Music by Steelin’ Thunder, Casco Bay Wind Symphony, Mondaynite Jazz Orchestra, and The Lowdown. Bring a chair or blanket. Fireworks follow. Rain moves the bands into the Opera House. FMI:
  • Graham Nash Coming to Union, Thurs., July 20, at 7:30 p.m. in Savage Oakes Vineyard and Winery’s Summer Concert Series. $56 for festival-style admission. Bring a lawn chair or blanket. Also in the series, Lyle Lovett and His Large Band, Sun., Aug. 13, 7 p.m. $70. FMI:
  • Coming to Thompson’s Point, in Portland: Elvis Costello & The Imposters Mon., July 24. Fleet Foxes Thurs., July 27. Wilco Sun., July 30. FMI:
  • The Secret Sisters Coming to the Strand in Rockland, Fri., Aug. 25, at 7 p.m. Laura and Lydia Rogers blend country, roots and rock. $20 advance tix: $25 show day.