More Portland shows announced; Fleet Foxes, Wilco, Joe Bonamassa, more

Wilco. File photo.

Wilco. File photo.

More concerts at several outdoor Portland venues were announced in the past few days, including a reformed indie folk outfit, an acclaimed contemporary rock band, and a blues favorite. Concerts include:

  • Country musician Billy Currington, set for July 7 at the Maine State Pier in Portland. Tickets go on sale via Ticketmaster on March 10.
  • Recently reformed indie folk band Fleet Foxes, which will release its first album in six years, “Crack-Up,” will play at Thompson’s Point in Portland on Thursday, July 27. Tickets go on sale via Ticketmaster at 10 a.m. March 10.
  • Indie rock legends Wilco, set for Sunday, July 30 at Thompson’s Point in Portland. Tickets are already on sale via Ticketmaster.
  • Blues guitarist Joe Bonamassa, a favorite among blues fans, will play on Friday, Aug. 11 at the Maine State Pier. Tickets for this Waterfront Concerts show go on sale on March 10.
Emily Burnham

About Emily Burnham

Emily Burnham is a Maine native, UMaine graduate, proud Bangorian and a writer and editor for Bangor Metro Magazine, the Weekly and the Bangor Daily News, where she's worked since 2004. She reports on everything from local bands to local food to all the cool things going on in the Greater Bangor area. 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. She's interested in everything that happens in Maine. Albums for review are accepted digitally only; please no CDs.