• Midcoast Musicians Pay Tribute to Tom Petty, 6-9 p.m., Rock City Cafe, Rockland.
  • Dusty and Joanna and Friends Open New Series at Rockland Public Library, 6:30 p.m. Dusty Pease, Joanna Pinkham, Ray Montana and Peter Proeller play folk, gospel, bluegrass and old-time favorites in the library’s first Third Thursday Reading Room Concert. Coming Dec. 21: Holiday Sing-Along with pianist Sojourner Hodges and other musicians.


  • Cindy Millar and By the Bay Jazz Trio at Rock City Cafe in Rockland, from 7-9 p.m. Works by composers from the Golden Age of American Song, and Latin rhythm standards. Dennis Gurgul on percussion, Shaun Bolduc on bass, Dick White on guitar.
  • Emily Saliers of Indigo Girls to Play the Strand in Rockland, 7:30 p.m. Saliers on tour to promote her debut solo album, “Murmuration Nation.” Alt-country rocker Becky Warren opens the show. $30 advance: $35 door.


  • Singer-Songwriter Rupert Wates in Belfast, 7 p.m., Common House Concert at Belfast Cohousing & Ecovillage, 25 Village Road (off Tufts Road). Refreshments served. Donation of $10-$20. Reservations required:
  • Ale House String Band at Rock City Cafe in Rockland, 7-9 p.m. Brian Dunn on mandolin, April Reed-Cox on cello, Oren Robinson on guitar.
  • New Shades of Blue at Gibbs Public Library in Washington, 7 p.m. The duo of Juliane Gardner and Chris Poulin will play jazz and blues. $5 donation.


  • Bowdoin College Concert Band Presents “Southern Harmony,” 2 p.m., Kanbar Auditorium in Studzinski Recital Hall (behind Bowdoin Chapel). Program celebrating cultural heritage and music indigenous to the South, with guest trombone soloist Dr. Dan Barrett, Professor of Low Brass at UMaine Orono. Free and open to the public.


  • Suomalaiset Jouset to Play Finnish Harps in Damariscotta, 2 p.m.,Schooner Cove Retirement Community’s library. The Finnish ensemble whose members range in age from 16 to 89 play ancient songs on their 11-stringed lap harps. Free and open to all.
  • Finnish Kanteles at The Lincoln Home in Newcastle, 3 p.m. Hear music by an ensemble playing kanteles, lap harps that are the national folk instrument of Finland. Free and open to all.
  • Mississippi Heat Band in Rockland, 7-10 p.m. They play the Monday Night Blues show at Time Out Pub. $15 cover.


  • Oshima Brothers and Friends at The Crosby Center in Belfast, 96 Church St., Sat., Nov. 25, 8 p.m. Sean and Jamie Oshima harmonize in a blend of contemporary folk, acoustic pop and Americana tunes with full band and guest musicians Noah Fishman, Adam Nordell and Alex Wilder. $10 adults; $5 under 12.
  • “The Road Home” at Lincolnville Community Building, Route 173, on Sun., Nov. 26, 4 p.m. A selection of Americana presented by Lincolnville Music Project with the Lincolnville Band. All welcome. Free-will donation. FMI:


  • Tuesday Jams in Thomaston, 8 Hyler St., 7 p.m. Folk, country, gospel and blues. Players and listeners welcome. FMI: 273-2914.
  • Thursday Jams in Warren, St. George River Café, 310 Main St., 6 p.m. Players and listeners welcome.