In eastern Maine this weekend, in Ellsworth, Maine’s favorite comedian Bob Marley performs a whopping six shows, Friday through Sunday, at The Grand theater. On Friday night, jam band Zesty funks it up at Fogtown Brewing, also in Ellsworth, and in Belfast, there’s the monthly Flying Shoes Contra Dance at 8 p.m. at the Legion Hall.
On Friday night in Bangor, Maine rockers the 220s have reunited after a nearly five-year hiatus, and are playing at Paddy Murphy’s. Elsewhere, there’s a story slam at 6:30 p.m. at West Market Square Coffeehouse, the Bill Barnes Jazz Trio is at Nocturnem Draft Haus and local indie bands Primitive Backyard, Mannequin Republic, and Mudblossom and the Mail Club perform at COESPACE. On Saturday, indie band Greasy Grass plays with Dog Talk, Symbol for a Theory and Catacomb Stew at the Bangor Arts Exchange, and the Lost Woods play at Paddy’s. On Sunday, the Bangor Arts Exchange hosts a special brunch-time open mic and songwriter’s showcase, starting at 11 a.m.
Emily Burnham is a Maine native and proud Bangorian, covering business, the arts, restaurants and the culture and history of the Bangor region.
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