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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

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Posted: March 18, 2014

Take in some tunes at The Exchange at The Thirsty Pig tonight

So the question for everyone today is whether or not Irish eyes did indeed smile upon you or if you’ve sworn off drinking for the next year and a half. Either way, whether you’re a hurting unit or not, Tuesday is here and ready to do it to it. So pull yourself together and get ready this evening’s adventures!

Get down to The Thirsty Pig on Exchange Street in the Old Port for another installment of their weekly open mic night, which is appropriately named The Exchange. Tonight’s event is open to any and all musicians who are looking to showcase, workshop and even collaborate on their own original material in front of an audience of peers and music lovers alike. All genres, ages and musical abilities are welcome to join in this evening, so swing through and check things out as The Exchange gets started up around 7 tonight.

Frontier in Brunswick presents another edition of its Frontiers of Music event featuring an improved duo performance featuring virtuoso pianist Gregory Hall and the electronic sounds of Christos Koulendros. Soloists Roy MacNeil, Jozev Gates, and Joshua DeScherer will also take the stage this evening. The show itself starts a 7 o’clock and admission is name your own price, so stop by and check things out if you’re in the area this Tuesday evening.

Local musician Rob Duquette will be performing at Blue on Congress Street in Portland this evening starting at 8 o’clock. Join Rob for an early evening of tunes in this unique and intimate setting. His performance will be followed by an open acoustic jam, which is welcome to any and all musicians, right around 9 o’clock.

Slainte Wine Bar & Lounge in Portland presents another fun-filled Tuesday of karaoke courtesy of DJ Ponyfarm. If you’re looking to sing along to all of your favorite 90s jams, stop on by and do just that starting at 9.

If you’re looking for a mellow hang tonight then head down to Local 188 in Portland to chill with the fellas of Jaw Gems who’ll be bringing their unique brand of experimental jazz to life starting at 10.

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