Sunday, March 2
Today would have been Lou Reed’s 72nd birthday, and a host of local musicians indebted to Sweet Lou are gathering at The Oak and the Ax (140 Main St., Biddeford) to mark the occasion with covers of songs from throughout his career and the screening of rare archival film. Performers include Mat Zaro (of Bass Box fame), The Reverie Machine, Herbcraft, Panda Bandits and more. Starts at 8 p.m. Tix: $5 (all ages). theoakandtheax.com.