Visit MaineToday's profile on Pinterest.

About The Author


Holly Nunan

More commonly known as "The Nunz," Holly Nunan is a musician from Portland with an unabashed love for the city and its thriving music scene. She can be found around town at local shows, performing with any variety of local acts or talking about local shows on WCSH6 on Friday mornings at 6:20 am. She's also hosts Music from 207, which airs on 98.9 WCLZ on Wednesday and Sunday evenings from 7-8 pm. Holly loves a good taco, George Harrison, and stupid cat videos. Reach her at On Facebook: NewzByTheNunz Follow her: @hollynunan

Send an email | Read more from Holly

Newz by The Nunz with Holly Nunan
Posted: March 12, 2013

Jaw Gems keep it jazzy tonight at Local 188

All right, so another Tuesday is upon us, everyone should be back into the swing of things by now, right? It’s time to lace up those rage shoes and pour yourself back into those Party Pants because this Tuesday is ready to work it on out.

Vaudevillian act, Dark Follies, will be putting on a show over at the Gorham Grind in Gorham this evening where they’ll be performing a whole bunch of new music that they’ve been working on all winter long. Of course there’ll be plenty of delicious coffee and a very special espresso drink concocted just for this evening’s occasion, so check it out if you’re in the area starting at 6pm.

Acoustic roots rocker Dan Tonini is prepared to tantilize your musical taste buds this evening with a free show down at Andy’s Old Port Pub on Commercial Street in Portland tonight. Beginning at 7, Dan will be playing some tunes alongside a string of special guests. Stop on by if you’re hanging in the Old Port this evening.

Tuesday night means that Empire Dine and Dance on Congress Street will be getting all kinds of smooth tonight with Yacht Blooded: A Live Smooth 70s AM Radio Party. Starting right around 8 you can check out local musicians, Scott Girouard and Will Gattis as they team up to do such covers as Hall and Oates, Ambrosia, Gerry Rafferty, Michael McDonald and many more. It’s free and super fun, so swing on by and check it out.

Maybe you’re more in the mood to belt out your favorites 90s song this Tuesday evening. If that’s the case then look no further than Slainte Wine Bar & Lounge as DJ Ponyfarm presents another fun-filled evening of karaoke. Stop by and sing it out starting right around 9 o’clock tonight.

Another edition of Drop It: Open Decks Night is happening once again at Flask Lounge in Portland.  Starting at 9, you can sign up for a slot DJing on some open tables, all you need to bring are some records, CDs, and a pair of headphones! Tonight DJ Turd Ferguson will provide an opening set of electronic music to get this started.  This event is absolutely free-of-charge and always a good time, so go on and check it out.

Tuesday also mean it’s time for some tasty jams courtesy of experimental jazz act, Jaw Gems, down at Local 188 on Congress Street in Portland. Grab some friends and chill out to some awesome sounds beginning right around 10pm. It’s free, fun and all the cool cats will be there with bells on.

Up Next: