WCYY is beyond excited to announce that Rave N Rage, CYY's segment highlighting cool local shows and events, if officially BACK! I'll be handling it from now on, and am fired up to be giving back to the scene that has given me so much.

So, without further ado, here's all the cool shows happening this weekend!

FRIDAY 10/27

Covered In Bees Halloween Spooktacular w/ Pigboat and Johnny Cremains
   Empire (575 Congress St, Portland)
   9:00pm Doors / 10:00pm Music
   $7 Cover
Covered In Bees is one of Maine's coolest hardcore / punk acts. With a song about how "Sharks @%$#ing Rule," they had us at hello. This show also features costume contests, so be sure to dress up before you go!

 

Whale Oil w/ Pretty Sad and Jug
   Oxbow Blending and Bottling (49 Washington Ave, Portland)
   8:00pm Music
   No Cover
Local rock act Whale Oil brings some friends to the stage at Oxbow Brewing in what's bound to be a booty-shaker. No cover and good craft beer - what's not to like?

 

SATURDAY 10/28

WCYY Presents: Spirit of Portland Halloween Bash
   Portland Expo (239 Park Ave, Portland)
   8:00pm Start
   $20 Cover
WCYY is proud to present the best halloween party in town! Featuring music from Motor Booty Affair and the CYY house band Hello Newman, this isn't one you want to miss. We'll also be holding the costume contest, the grand prize of which will score you $1000!

 

SUNDAY 10/29

LQH Performs Michael Jackson's "Thriller" In Its Entirety
   Empire (575 Congress St, Portland)
   8:00pm Start
   $10 Cover
For a more modern, rock and roll take on Michael Jackson's best selling smash, check out local act LQH as they add live horns and backup singers to pull off the king of pop's magnum opus.

There's what we have happening in our neck of the woods this weekend. Know of anything else cool that's going on? Feel free to leave it on the comments!