Upcoming Events

E.g., 2019/04/20
E.g., 2019/04/20

Music: Sheer Mag with The Smarthearts and Billy Midol Gritty Philly political power-pop punks make their Maine debut!

A tear in the firmament.   Beyond the noxious haze of our national nightmare - as structures of social justice and global progress topple in our midst - there lies a faint but undeniable glow in the distance.   What is it?   Like so many before us we are drawn to the beacon.  But only by the bootstraps of our indignation do we go so boldly into the dark to find... MORE
Wednesday04.24.2019
8:00 PM
$14 advance, $16 day of show
$2 off for SPACE members

Music: Miss Eaves The Brooklyn-based DIY electro-pop-rap-dance femcee returns! (co-presented by Indigo Arts Alliance)

Miss Eaves is the feminist sound storm of Brooklyn-based multimedia artist Shanthony Exum. Her fierce femcee electro-pop-rap-dance-explosions celebrate confident women who aren’t afraid to love themselves and own their sexuality — all with a take-no-shit attitude that pushes back at the patriarchy, haters, and anyone else who tries to keep her down. And the world has taken notice: Miss Eaves has... MORE
Friday05.03.2019
8:30 PM
$10 advance, $12 day of show
$2 off for SPACE members

Music: Leslie Ross and N.B. Aldrich Experimental works for multi-mic'd bassoon and computer in a quadraphonic environment

Aldrich and Ross are prominent members of the Maine contemporary music community with over 60 years of composing and performing between them. This concert will include structured and improvised pieces both as solos and duets. Ross is known for her use of multiphonic techniques and digital processing that explores the relationship between timbre and pitch. Aldrich primarily... MORE
Saturday05.11.2019
8:00 PM
$10 advance, $12 day of show
$2 off for SPACE members

Music: Ceschi and Factor Chandelier (w/live band) with Sole, BRZOWSKI, Pink Navel, s.al (aka Safari Al) Seasoned indie rap, folk-punk veteran returns with new album and a deep supporting cast. Co-presented by Monday of the Minds

On Sad, Fat Luck, their second collaborative full-length, rapper/singer Ceschi Ramos and producer Factor Chandelier have condensed three years of heavy touring, profound loss, and late stage capitalism polemics into a 13-track album.   While driving on the autobahn manically throttled on espresso during a tour with cult rapper Serengeti, Ceschi put on a beat that Factor had sent him... MORE
Friday05.17.2019
8:30 PM
$12 advance, 15 day of show

Music: Slanted: How an Asian American Troublemaker Took On the Supreme Court Presented by the Chinese & American Friendship Association of Maine

SPACE and CAFAM presents: A performance by The Slants and a discussion with Simon Tam. Simon Tam is founder and bassist of The Slants, often credited as the world's first and only all-Asian American dance rock band but he's probably best known for winning a landmark civil rights case. The US Patent & Trademark office had originally barred the band from registering what it noted was a... MORE
Friday05.24.2019
7:30 PM
$10 advance, $12 day of show
$2 off for SPACE members and CAFAM members

Music: Weyes Blood with Jackie Cohen The superlative synth-folk sorceress returns with a new album on Sub Pop

The phantom zone, the parallax, the upside down -- there is a rich cultural history of exploring in-between places. Through her latest, Titanic Rising (out April 5, 2019 on Sub Pop Records), Weyes Blood (a.k.a. Natalie Mering) has, too, designed her own universe to soulfully navigate life's mysteries. Maneuvering through a space-time continuum, she intriguingly plays the role of melodic... MORE
Sunday05.26.2019
8:00 PM
$14 advance, $16 day of show

Music: Jon Spencer and the HITmakers with (New England) Patriots The original NYC underground-rock legend returns from the wilderness

Jon Spencer, the BLUES EXPLOSION man who put the BELLBOTTOMS on BABY DRIVER! The Top Cat who spread the Secret Sauce in BOSS HOG! The Rockabilly Right‐Hook from Heavyweight Outlaws HEAVY TRASH! The Swank‐Fucking Master of PUSSY GALORE! Jon Spencer is back! Often imitated, never duplicated, the original NYC underground‐rock legend returns from the wilderness with twelve red‐hot hits, each more... MORE
Tuesday05.28.2019
8:00 PM
$14 advance, $16 day of show
$2 off for SPACE members

Music: PCMF: Retro/perspective Virtuosic chamber musicians offer innovative interpretations of an ambitious and wide ranging program

Four exuberantly innovative musicians from all around the country come together to offer up a fascinating perspective on music of the past and present. Experience the sound world opening up as voices build from solo violin to duo, to trio, to quartet; from lush Romanticism to contemporary exuberance, and back to crystalline classicism, into a clearing of tonality and harmony. Eugène Ysaÿe Sonata... MORE
Friday05.31.2019
7:30 PM
$15 advance, $20 day of show
$2 off for SPACE members

Music: Droneflower New collaboration between Marissa Nadler and Stephen Brodsky

Droneflower is in bloom. The new collaboration between Marissa Nadler and Stephen Brodsky (Cave In, Mutoid Man) is a sprawling and expansive exercise in contrasts. It is the sound of the war between the brutal and the ethereal, the dark and the light, the past and the present, and the real and imagined.  Brodsky met Nadler for the first time in 2014 at Brooklyn’s... MORE
Sunday06.16.2019
7:30 PM
$12 advance, $15 day of show
$2 off for SPACE members

Music: Helado Negro with Tasha The hypnotic mastermind makes his SPACE debut in support of new album

Helado Negro returns with This Is How You Smile, an album that freely flickers between clarity and obscurity, past and present geographies, bright and unhurried seasons. New York-based artist Roberto Carlos Lange embraces a personal and universal exploration of aura -- seen, felt, emitted -- on his sixth album and second for RVNG Intl. Helado Negro's 2016 album Private... MORE
Thursday06.20.2019
8:30 PM
$12 advance, 15 day of show