Friday, August 19

The Dirty Dozen Brass Band has backed many of the best acts in music (Dr. John, Elvis Costello and David Bowie, to namedrop a few), and on their own the Crescent City septet cooks up a funky gumbo of musical styles bound to get you dancing in the aisles of the Strand Theatre (345 Main St., Rockland) at 7:30 p.m. Tix: $35-$40 (all ages). 594-0070. rocklandstrand.com.