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Lost Dog Street Band at Port City Music Hall, “Lurker” magazine show at Geno’s, Mount Sharp at SPACE Gallery

by | Feb 9, 2020

The Lost Dog Street Band.

Celebrate the release of issue #2 of Lurker magazine at Geno’s (625 Congress St., Portland) with doom legends Warhorse, Maine prog-rock kings Ogre, Boston metalheads Vaulted, and droners KØVVNS at 8 p.m. Tix: $15 (21+). 221-2382. Brooklyn indie-rock band Mount Sharp, featuring ex-Portlanders Sarah Wood (Mango Floss) and Bryan Bruchman (Marie Stella, the Hilly Town blog), play a homecoming show at SPACE Gallery (538 Congress St., Portland) with locals FonFon Ru and Superorder opening at 8:30 p.m. Tix: $8-$10 (all ages). 828-5600. space538.org. The Lost Dog Street Band is real deal. Led by outlaw troubadour Ben Tod and his partner in harmony, fiddler Ashley Mae, plus bassist Jeff Loops, of Deep Chatham, they play honest Americana from the dark side of the country at Port City Music Hall (504 Congress St.) at 8 p.m. Tix: $18-$30 (18+). 800-745-3000. portcitymusichall.com.

Ongoing…

“The Schlitz Boys, Combat Zone,” by John Goodman.

Through May 16

The Maine Museum of Photographic Arts is celebrating its first 10 years with a huge show of work from 100 Maine photo collectors. Still life, portraiture, abstraction, photojournalism — it’s all on view through May 16 at their gallery space in the Glickman Library on USM’s Portland campus; open Mon.-Thurs. 7:45 a.m. to 11 p.m., Fri. 7:45 a.m. to 11 p.m., Sat. 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., Sun. 10 a.m. to 11 p.m. 331-6622. mainemuseumofphotographicarts.org.

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“Transparent Eyeball,” by Philip Brou.

Through June 14

For The House of the Soul, curator Hilary Irons assembled work by 10 artists, ranging from anatomical illustration to sculptural conceptualism, that sheds new light on how we see and understand the human body. It opened last month at the UNE Art Gallery (716 Stevens Ave., Portland) and continues through June 14. Open daily from noon to 10 p.m. Free. 602-3000. une.edu.

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