Get ready to groove, sway, and rock the night away with an epic line up of live music in Portland!
From an electrifying performance from Maine’s rising family-band, to the soulful melodies of Maggie Rogers, the folk-rock magic of The Gawler Family Band, and more, the city is buzzing with musical talents this week! Check it out!
Looking for more live music? Check out Live Music Tonight, our full calendar of live music in Portland.
The highly anticipated return of the beloved producer, songwriter, performer, Maggie Rogers!
The mesmerizing sounds of Maggie Rogers returns to Portland as she brings her GRAMMY® Award-nominated talent to Thompson’s Point for an unforgettable show. As part of her “Summer of ’23 Tour,” Rogers will grace the stage with her electrifying performances and soul-stirring vocals. Rogers’ latest album “Surrender” has received rave reviews, with critics praising her hypnotic danceable sound and raw, revelatory lyrics.
Maggie Rogers takes the stage for NIGHT TWO on Tuesday, August 1st at Thompson’s Point.
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Enchanting listeners with their heartwarming sounds, this family-band is led by John and Ellen Gawler and joined by their talented daughters Molly, Edith, and Elsie, along with Ethan Tischler and Bennett Konesni. This family- band will transport you to a world of old and new folk traditions with their rich blend of fiddles, banjo, cello, and guitar. From poignant ballads to rollicking fiddle tunes, their unique arrangements, accompanied by historical anecdotes and humor, promise an engaging and delightful experience.
This can’t-miss performance is happening Thursday, July 27th in Congress Square Park.
Playing the music of the Grateful Dead and beyond, groove to the transcendent sounds of The Maine Dead Project!
Since their inception in 2015, this dynamic band has captivated audiences with their high-energy interpretations of The Dead’s timeless music, earning them a devoted regional following. Their performances are a captivating blend of electrifying, genre-bending improvisations and a vast catalogue of rotating songs that keep the audience on their toes. Embracing the fearless spirit of The Grateful Dead, The Maine Dead Project continues to push their own musical boundaries, creating an unforgettable experience for fans and newcomers alike.
Maine Dead Project brings down the house every Wednesdays at the Portland House of Music and Events.
From humble beginnings in their family kitchen, these talented brothers quickly became a rising force in New England’s music scene. With a mesmerizing mix of genres and a voice that shines, the youngest brother became the lead singer at just 12 years old. Their meteoric rise includes a record-breaking song on Maine’s #1 Country Music station and a 2022 New England Music Award for Rising Stars.
12/OC takes The Porthole stage on Friday, July 28th.
This is just a sample of what’s happening this week. Check out the Live Music Tonight page for a full calendar of live events happening in Portland, Maine.