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Friday Roundup: RVIVR, Action Bronson, AFRAID and First Friday

Lady Lamb performing at Port City last month, openers Cuddle Magic will take the stage at SPACE next week. PHOTO: HillyTown/Andrew Foster

It’s true — I’m not Dylan Martin, your usual HillyTown weekly Friday rounder-uper. Dylan is currently working on a more involved story for HillyTown that will be up next week (or so . . . → Read More: Friday Roundup: RVIVR, Action Bronson, AFRAID and First Friday

Wesley Hartley and The Traveling Trees / Ladycop / Cats And Cats Cats

Who Wesley Hartley and The Traveling Trees / Ladycop / Cats And Cats Cats When Friday, May 6, 2011 8:00pm – 21+ Where Geno’s (map) 625 Congress St Portland, ME, USA 04101 Other InfoWesley Hartley and The Traveling Trees / Ladycop / Cats And Cats Cats

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First Friday Time Again

How are we already on to the second First Friday Art Walk of 2011? These things come up quick (seriously, it starts in about ten minutes)!

SPACE Gallery at January 2011 First Friday Art Walk

Anyway, here are some recommendations for those of you planning to head out on the icy streets tonight for . . . → Read More: First Friday Time Again

Dooryard Presents: Robber & Thief / Glitterazzi / DJ Polygone

Who Dooryard Presents: Robber & Thief / Glitterazzi / DJ Polygone When Friday, September 3, 2010 8:00pm – 3-5 dollar suggested donation. – All Ages Where Slainte (map) 24 Preble Street Portland, ME, USA 04101 Other Info Dooryard Presents: -Robber & Thief -Glitterazzi -DJ Polygone

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Isa Christ / Kyle Clyde / Hott Tubb / Endless Caverns

Who Isa Christ / Kyle Clyde / Hott Tubb / Endless Caverns When Friday, September 3, 2010 8:00pm – All Ages Where Strange Maine (map) 578 Congress St Portland, ME, USA 04101

Great record shop that holds small shows with interesting music. Shows start at 8, suggested donations.

Other InfoIsa Christ (brutal brooklyn) Kyle Clyde(brooklyn)
Hott Tubb (philly)
Endless Caverns (matt lajoie project)

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Building Of Song: Lady Lamb The Beekeeper / Eric Bettencourt / Denise Dill

Who Building Of Song: Lady Lamb The Beekeeper / Eric Bettencourt / Denise Dill When Friday, May 7, 2010 5:00pm – free – All Ages Where Tower Of Song (map) 602 Congress St. Portland, ME, USA 04101

A house show amplified onto Congress St in the heart of downtown Portland during the First Friday Art Walks!

Other InfoLady Lamb the Beekeeper, Eric Bettencourt, and Denise Dill will perform live from the sky on May 7th, 2010 from 5:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. “…I saw so many pretty people staring at their feet, look up, look up…”

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First Friday!

I know, I’m usually so good about providing a heaping list of First Friday Art Walk recommendations. This week, however, with such an overwhelming number of great options for your eyes and ears, to do it any justice would require a full day of link-gathering and writing, which I just didn’t have! This is partially . . . → Read More: First Friday!

Drum Swamp

Who Drum Swamp When Friday, February 5, 2010 8:00pm – All Ages Where SPACE Gallery (map) 538 Congress St Portland, ME, USA 04101 Other InfoDrum Swamp. A kick. A swamp. A swirling, burning critical mass of 20 + Portland drummers, bangers, and clangers pummeling into the heavy night. An hour-long semi-improvised organic orgiastic progression of percussion. A cosmic cymbal and the crash of a new beat. A February First Friday after event. Sponsored by The Drum Shop.

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First Friday And The Craft Fair Explosion

Not only does this evening bring another First Friday Art Walk, but the day also signals the beginning of Portland kicking its holiday diy craft season into high gear. You have three big double-sized art/craft sales this weekend, with The Society For East End Arts Holiday sale (Fri 6pm-9pm, Sat 10am-6pm, East End community School), . . . → Read More: First Friday And The Craft Fair Explosion

First Friday Art Walk! (Feat. The Return Of The Dooryard)

Sure, there are lots of galleries and art spaces in Portland, but for tonight’s First Friday Art Walk, why not head off the Congress Street path a bit and check out a couple less-conventional spots?

The DoorYard (108 High Street, at Spring) will be celebrating its first Open Studio/Art Walk exhibit in way too . . . → Read More: First Friday Art Walk! (Feat. The Return Of The Dooryard)

Last First Friday Of The Summer

The weekly roundups have gone out of style, but don’t think I’m going to leave you hanging when it comes to First Fridays.

Tonight, the big party is definitely down at Corduroy, where local international man of geometric shapes Matt W. Moore (along with Kate Cleaves) has been prepping 5 large windows for your . . . → Read More: Last First Friday Of The Summer

First Friday Roundup, KAHBANG Ticket Contest!, OFFStage Photos

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Johnny Fountain / Aly Spaltro (Lady Lamb the Beekeeper) / Denise Dill / Meghan Yates / Amanda Gervasi

Who Johnny Fountain / Aly Spaltro (Lady Lamb the Beekeeper) / Denise Dill / Meghan Yates / Amanda Gervasi When Friday, July 3, 2009 5:00pm – All Ages Where Tower Of Song (map) 602 Congress St. Portland, ME, USA 04101

A house show amplified onto Congress St in the heart of downtown Portland during the First Friday Art Walks!

Other InfoJohnny Fountain
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Aly Spaltro (Lady Lamb the Beekeeper)
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Denise Dill
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Meghan Yates
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Amanda Gervasi

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Foggy First Friday Roundup (March 28-April 3)

Jump right into it!

It’s nomination time for the Second Annual Portland Buy Local Indie Biz Awards! Forbes named Portland, Maine as one of the country’s ten most livable cities (maybe the most livable?) They must like lighthouses and boats. Perhaps the most re-blogged national mention of Portland’s awesomeness since last week’s Washington Post mention! . . . → Read More: Foggy First Friday Roundup (March 28-April 3)

Black Label Bicycle Club DJs

Who Black Label Bicycle Club DJs When Friday, October 3, 2008 9:30pm – 18+ Where SPACE Gallery (map) 538 Congress St Portland, ME, USA 04101 Other InfoDoors open at 9:30pm, $5, Free for SPACE Members, 18+ The Black Label Bicycle Club is a national network of seriously dedicated bicycle modifiers and riders. From the ranks of the Brooklyn chapter, the club has also spawned some outrageous DJs like Dirtyfinger, Stache and Porkchop who have been making loft parties and clubs all over the Boroughs sweat to a gritty mix of ’80s Euro new wave, dancey edits of early rock jams, hip-hop booty bass and Latin soul classics. Dirtyfinger was recently named best Brooklyn DJ by NY Press readers. The BLBC DJs will be bringing their A game to SPACE to celebrate pal Tod Seelie’s “Constant Quarry” photo show in our gallery. Come lose it.
http://blacklabelnewyork.com/
http://www.myspace.com/djdirtyfingers
http://www.myspace.com/2189504
http://www.myspace.com/6695322

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