Live music fills the air in Portland

Mark Pechenik

By , Local Expert, Portland
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Portland's legacy as Maine's largest port city is perhaps no more evident than in its live music scene. Throughout this metropolis, you can hear and enjoy the many international influences apparent within Portland's music community. Along with acoustic and blues -- which have long been popular among locals -- you can revel in Reggae, Ska, Jazz, Folk, Indie, Punk and any number of musical traditions brought by immigrants and newcomers alike. The level of musicianship is also worthy of note - Portland has one of the largest populations of talented, hard working musical performers to be found anywhere in New England or beyond....  Read more »


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