Thursday, April 18
Guitar great Leo Kottke doesn’t play out as much as he used to, but he graces the stage at Stone Mountain Arts Center (695 Dug Way Rd., Brownfield) at 8 p.m. Tix: $50 (all ages). 935-7292. stonemountainartscenter.com.
Friday, April 19
Rustic Overtones revived their beloved album Rooms By the Hour at packed shows in Portland this past winter. Tonight they’re playing it in its entirety at Mainely Brews Brewhouse & Restaurant (1 Post Office Square, Waterville), with the JT Lockwood Band opening at 9:30 p.m. Tix: $15 (21+). 873-2457. mainelybrews.com.
According to their Facebook bio, Bella’s Bartok “started out as a party and became a band.” The party continues as this catchy and eclectic seven-piece throws rock, folk, punk and funk into the musical margarita blender for your listening and dancing pleasure at The Oak and the Ax (140 Main St., Biddeford), with the Goth street vaudeville ensemble Dark Follies opening at 8 p.m. Tix: $8 (all ages). theoakandtheax.com.
Sunday, April 21
Local bassist extraordinaire John Clark gathers a group of local luminaries, including pianist Pete Dugas, trumpeter Mark Tipton, flautist Carl Dimow and drummer Hayes Porterfield, for the first jazz brunch at One Longfellow Square (181 State St., Portland) from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Cocktails, breakfast treats and Sunday papers available. Tix: $8 (all ages). 761-1757. onelongfellowsquare.com.