STATE THEATRE
Portland, Maine
State Theatre | 609 Congress Street, Portland, ME | 207 - 956-6000 | venue website

Brett Dennen

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BRETT DENNEN w/ Dawes
Tuesday - 5/24/2011
7:30 PM | All Ages | $18 adv / $20 dos
Five years ago, Brett Dennen was a camp counselor who played guitar, wrote songs and performed fireside. With a self-made album, he began playing coffee shops along the West Coast and a devoted following formed. A modest independent record deal led first to his 2006 break-through album, So Much More, then to the attention of music critics, programmers and established artists. [more...]
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Shpongle

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SHPONGLE w/ Secret Weekend
Wednesday - 5/25/2011
8:00 PM | All Ages | $20.00
With over 80 years experience collectively Simon Posford and Raja Ram are more than qualified for the exploration into the unclassifiable music frontiers they have ventured into; "SHPONGLE" is a new world of traditional sounds, acoustic guitars, Moroccan drums, Turkish operatic singing, cello, double bass, backing vocals and silver flute blended together with the computer wizardry [more...]
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The Decemberists

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THE DECEMBERISTS w/ Sara Watkins
Thursday - 6/16/2011
7:30 PM | All Ages | $39.50
Life as a musician means continual evolution. Over the course of a career, any band worth paying attention to will pursue a sound, a direction, until it triggers a different idea and they're chasing some other distant dream. With their sixth album, The King Is Dead, The Decemberists illustrate the power that comes from this kind of creative call-and-response. When the [more...]
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John Butler Trio

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JOHN BUTLER TRIO
Sunday - 7/31/2011
7:30 PM | All Ages | $25 adv / $30 dos
John Butler is many things to many people. To John's family he is a much loved husband, father, brother, and son. To his ever growing fan base it is purely about the musical journey, the groove of the Trio, the soul of the guitar and the honesty and integrity of John's lyrics. To emerging independent artists John is an inspiration and patron to young acts struggling to establish [more...]
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State Theatre | 609 Congress Street, Portland, ME | 207 - 956-6000 | venue website