Arts & Culture

Here’s Your Listing: The Roll Call Of October

By Liam Woodworth-Cook

Portland is a happening spot for music. Here we’ll go through the rundown of some of the bigger names passing through town. As always, music can be found in some capacity every night in Portland. There’s open mics Monday through Thursday, and several clubs/bars are frequently rocking and rolling. Be sure to check The Portland Phoenix for a full listing of all upcoming shows. Of course you can also go online to the venue’s website for listings as well. The jazz club Blue, located on Congress Street, has music every night (excluding Mondays). Bull Feeney’s gets packed on the weekend for rock-and-roll cover bands, and hosts an open mic every Tuesday. Gritty McDuff’s also hosts local acts throughout the week and weekend. And seeing how most of us are college students, I’ll mention the infamous Amigo’s. A college dive (with pool tables and cheap drinks) guaranteed for sloppiness, Amigo’s has outdoor music every weekend. Here’s a brief listing for upcoming shows at the big name venues.

Wednesday 10/10
Atmosphere (State Theatre)
Man About A Horse (Empire)

Thursday 10/11
Opiuo (Port City Music Hall)
Horse Feathers (One Longfellow Square)

Friday 10/12
DamnationLand 2018: The Way Life Should Bleed (State Theatre)
Peter Wolf (Port City Music Hall)

Saturday 10/13
Miss Fits: An All Ghoul Misfits Tribute (Port City Music Hall)

Sunday 10/14
SucideGirls: Blackheart Burlesque (State Theatre)
Bonnie “Prince” Billy (One Longfellow Square)

Wednesday 10/17
Melvin Seals & JGB (Port City Music Hall)

Friday 10/19
The Glitch Mob (State Theatre)

Sunday 10/21
Dirty Heads (State Theatre)

Monday 10/22
The Wombats (Port City Music Hall)

Friday 10/26
Purple Brainz: A Halloween Tribute to Prince (State Theatre)
Kat Wright Lawrence (Port City Music Hall)

Saturday 10/27
EqualityMaine’s Great Pumpkin Ball (State Theatre)

Wednesday 10/31
Postmodern Jukebox (State Theatre)

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