Boz Scaggs, moe., among fall concerts announced for Collins Center for the Arts

boz_scaggs_4The Collins Center for the Arts has teamed up with the Waterfront Concerts once already for a concert this fall — comedian Kevin James is set for a Tuesday, Oct. 14 performance. Monday morning both organizations announced a second event, also set for this fall, when singer-songwriter Boz Scaggs (pictured at left) comes to town on his soul and r&b-centric Memphis Tour, with a show set for Thursday, Oct. 16. Tickets for the concert are priced at $43.75 to $73.75, and are available via both and

Boz Scaggs joins two Collins Center for the Arts-promoted concerts set for this fall, including popular jam band moe., who will make their first Maine appearance since a New Year’s Eve show in Portland in 2012. moe. is set for a concert on Friday, Sept. 12, right at the beginning of the fall semester for the University of Maine. Tickets for the moe. concert are $28 to $33 and are available via the Collins Center box office or by calling 581-1755.

Finally, the Collins Center for the Arts will bring the swing band Big Bad Voodoo Daddy to the stage on Saturday, Sept. 20. Tickets are $28-$43 and are available via the Collins Center box office or by calling 581-1755.

A full feature story on the entire Collins Center for the Arts 2014-2015 season will be posted on the Bangor Daily News website on Thursday, Aug. 14.

Emily Burnham

About Emily Burnham

Emily Burnham is a Maine native, a UMaine graduate, a proud Bangorian and an arts and lifestyle writer for the Bangor Daily News, where she's worked since 2004. She reports on everything from local bands to local food, from media and the Internet to theater and dance. In her quest for stories, she's seen countless concerts and plays, been lobster fishing, interviewed celebrities, hung out with water buffalo and played in a ukulele orchestra, to name just a few. She's interested in everything -- especially if it happens in Maine. She welcomes any and all feedback or suggestions for stories.