Friday, January 25
Bella’s Bartok kicks out the Old World Vaudevillian circus jams at Portland House of Music (25 Temple St.) with Skyfoot opening at 9 p.m. Tix: $12-$15 (21+). 805-0134. portlandhouseofmusic.com. And Snaex kicks fascists in the ass with their artful proletarian indie-folk at Mayo Street Arts (10 Mayo St., Portland). Naked Stranger (a.k.a. singer-guitarist Leif Sherman Curtis) opens the 8 p.m. show. Tix: $10-$15 (all ages). 879-4629. mayostreetarts.org.