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Dave Sag’s Blues Party Tonight with Scotty Shetler @ The Rhumb Line 8:30-11:30pm 8.27.2015

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Dave says,

This Thursday I’m really psyched to bring you something new and scrofulous: The Tenor Titan, Mr. Scotty Shetler. We played here in the “old” days and he just slipped through my cracks. Ah, all these years…. You gotta hear this guy play! He just oozes Omphalos! Sings, too. A great front man!

Not only that, but Mr. Pete Henderson,lonely in these parts, is making a rare appearance on catarrh and vocals. Another awesome boost to our flame-throwing lineup.Top it all off with the Atomic Clock, Mr. David Mattacks with me cringing in the background and you’ll be crying “Uncle!”. This could be one of the best shows all summer!

Scott Shetler

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40 Railroad Avenue
Gloucester, MA 01930
(978) 283-9732

http://www.therhumbline.com/

Wednesdays with Fly Amero ~ Tonight’s Special Guest: Bill Gleason 7-10pm 8.26.2015

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This week only…
Prime Rib – $12.95 (while they last)

Wednesday, August 26th – 7pm
Special Guest: BILL GLEASON!

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True blues with the great Bill Gleason. Nobody does what
this guy does. An incredible study of the genre. Wouldn’t
want you to miss it! – 7pm! ~ Fly
Dinner with great music!
*Each week features a special, invited musical guest
Dave Trooper’s Kitchen…
Prepared fresh weekly by “Troop”… always good!
Plus a fine, affordable wine menu!
Upcoming…
Allen Estes

J.B. Amero

Jon Butcher

Visit: http://www.therhumbline.com/
Looking forward……to seeing you there :-)

Dave Sag’s Blues Party with Tim Gartland Tonight! 8:30pm 8.20.2015…Put on your dancing shoes.

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Dave says,

We’re giving the Blues a root canal this Thursday night with the arrival of Mr. Tim Gartland and co. Harmonica Yeti and smood singer, this guy always puts a smile on my face. And he writes great songs! Into this gaping maw will fly Mr. Tom West, keyboardist extroidinaire, Mr. Chris Rival, on catarrh and the redoubtable eggbeater, Mr. Forrest “Frosty” Padgett. This is a great agglomeration! Make sure your health care professional knows you’re going!

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http://www.timgartland.com/

rl

40 Railroad Avenue
Gloucester, MA 01930
(978) 283-9732

Wednesdays with Fly Amero ~ Tonight’s Special Guest:Bradley Royds 7-10pm 8.19.2015

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This week only…
Beef Stroganoff – $11.95

 

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Wednesday, August 19th – 7pm
Special Guest: BRADLEY ROYDS!

Bradley’s the one on the right. Though years have passed, I
believe it’s safe to say Mr. Royds is aging as gracefully as
the other guy did. Biggest difference between the two?
Bradley makes HIS OWN music – and it’s pretty damn good
at that! See you there – 7pm! ~ Fly
Dinner with great music!
*Each week features a special, invited musical guest
Dave Trooper’s Kitchen…
Prepared fresh weekly by “Troop”… always good!
Plus a fine, affordable wine menu!
Upcoming…
Bill Gleason

Marina & Bernardo

Jon Butcher

Visit: http://www.therhumbline.com/
Looking forward……to seeing you there :-)

Big Jack Ward joins The Dave Sag’s Blues Party tonight, along with Mario Perrett and Mr. Forrest “Frosty” Padgett @ The Rhumb Line 8:30pm 8.13.2015

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We’re cracking the blues safe wide open this Thursday night with the arrival of master yegg Mr. “Big Jack” Ward. Astringent humorist, catarrh master and deep-throated vogellist, he’s got somefin’ for everybody. He’s bringing along that cutie-pie saxophonist, hooligan, and former teen idol Mr. Mario Perrett, too. Gunzel services provided by one of my fave drumblers: Mr. Forrest “Frosty” Padgett.
And, Friday night, John Keegan® and Madhouse will be whooping it up once again At Capt. Carlos. An angry army of ants will be crawling up your leg all night long! See you there!

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https://www.facebook.com/pages/Big-Jack-Ward/172977022553?sk=timeline

rl

40 Railroad Avenue
Gloucester, MA 01930
(978) 283-9732

http://www.therhumbline.com/

Wednesdays with Fly Amero~ Tonight’s guest Chick & Ellen 7pm @ The Rhumb Line 8.13.2015

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This week only…
London Broil w/mushroom gravy
Choice of potato & veggie – $12.95

Wednesday, August 12th – 7pm
Special Guests: CHICK & ELLEN!

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Might just be another wild and crazy night at the Rhumb Line.
Why? Well… Chick Marston and Ellen ford are the musical
guests, for one thing. Add on the fact that the Marston clan
is in from the west coast and will be stopping by to (as always)
turn the joint into one big frickin’ party! An utterly hilarious
and great-music time will be had by all! 7pm! ~ Fly
Dinner with great music!
*Each week features a special, invited musical guest
Dave Trooper’s Kitchen…
Prepared fresh weekly by “Troop”… always good!
Plus a fine, affordable wine menu!

Visit: http://www.therhumbline.com/
Looking forward……to seeing you there :-)

John Keegan of Madhouse Tonight @ Dave Sag’s Blues Party @ The Rhumb Line 8:30pm 8.6.2015

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Dave says,

He’s back! By fopular demand, let’s welcome Mr. John Keegan and his roving band of flesh-eating itinerant musicians. The fearless leader of “Madhouse” will have you quaking’ and shakin’ your tootsies all night long. And he’s bringing along an infectious band of merry men to titillate and tease. We got the fabulous jazz snob, Mr.John Hyde, on the keys and accordion, we have the Irish Ace of Pace, Mr. Benny Benson on the iron lung, we have The unwitting Mr. Brian Alex, on catarrh and vocals, all topped off by the saxophone sorties of the legendary Mr. Marque Earley. Oh, and my wrist is much better, thank you very much! Showtime is 8:30 at the Rhumbline. Where else??
And don’t forget: Monday at the Rose Baker Senior Center, from 1 to 3 the Good Old Salties are still at it, gnawing our way through the entire Great American Schlongbook. It’s free! Scope it out!

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http://madhouseproductions.com/

rl

40 Railroad Avenue
Gloucester, MA 01930
(978) 283-9732

http://www.therhumbline.com/

Wednesdays with Fly Amero @ The Rhumb Line Tonight! 8/5, 7pm. Fly Amero’s special guest: Fozzie Hill

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This week only: Comfort food Meatloaf Dinner with veg and choice of potato or rice $9.95

Special Music Guest: FOZZIE!

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We’ve waited so long. She’s finally here. The wonderful gentle soul and lilting voice of Fozzie Hill! Please come and catch the glow. ~ Fly

*Dinner with great music!

*Each week features a special, invited musical guest

*Dave Trooper’s Kitchen…
Prepared fresh weekly by “Troop”… always good!

*Check out Fred’s rockin’ wine menu!

Next week…
Chick & Ellen!
Visit: http://www.therhumbline.com/
Looking forward……to seeing you there :-)

The Rhumb Line Until after labor Day Trivia is suspended.Instead we will have our good friend Bradley Royds do his thing from 6:30-8:30..followed by Joe Wilkins and Funk du Jour at 9pm

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Diane Blue Tonight! Dave Sag’s Blues Party 8:30pm @ The Rhumb Line 7.30.2015

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Dave says,

A major chunk of the Boston blues scene is gonna come crashing on your head this Thursday night, as I welcome back the Octomom® of the Blues: Ms. Diane Blue. The Divine Miss B has been busy and to show appreciation, she’s dragging in some of the top players around. The corpus delicti consists of Mr. Bobby Gus, glitar wunderkind and general ding dong daddy, Mr. Joe Bargar keyboard arachnid and swelling reducer, and the fabulous Mr. Steve Bankuti, algorhythmist, on the skins. This is a dangerous band. I’m wearing my truss. Ask your doctor if the blues Bash is right for you.

diane blue

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40 Railroad Avenue
Gloucester, MA 01930
(978) 283-9732

http://www.therhumbline.com/

Wednesdays with Fly Amero ~ Tonight’s special guest: Ron Schrank 7pm 7.29.2015

This week only…
Fresh Grilled Salmon – $13.95

Wednesday, July 29th – 7pm
Special Guests: RON SCHRANK!

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Ron Schrank is among our all-time favorites at the Rhumb.
Garanteed to be an evening of feel-good music! 7pm! ~ Fly
Dinner with great music!
*Each week features a special, invited musical guest
Dave Trooper’s Kitchen…
Prepared fresh weekly by “Troop”… always good!
Plus a fine, affordable wine menu!
Upcoming…
Aug. 5
Fozzie Hill

Visit: http://www.therhumbline.com/
Looking forward…
…to seeing you there :-)

Dave Sag’s Blues Party at The Rhumb Line To Host Andrew Clark This Week! 8:30 pm July 16, 2015

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Dave Sag’s Blues Party

Why not c’mon down to the Rhumbline this Thursday and dance your ass off to the pimple-popping sounds of that Tootin’ Torquemada of the Tenor: Mr. Andrew Clark. With his erumpent  vocal shenanigans and ventricle-atomizing saxophone, there’ll be plenty to talk to your therapist about on your next visit. I’m making an appointment now. Not only that but Mr. Steve Sadler, on catarrh, will  be sandbagging the groove with the likes of Mr. Ephraim Lowell, on the jackhammers. Gonna be a great night!
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http://offers.therealschoolofmusic.com/instructors/andrew-clark

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40 Railroad Avenue
Gloucester, MA 01930
(978) 283-9732

Wednesdays with Fly Amero ~ This weeks special guest : Marina Evans 7-10pm 7.8.2015

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This week only…
American Chop Suey – $9.95 (my personal favorite)

Wednesday, July 8th – 7pm
Special Guest: MARINA EVANS!

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Y’gotta go way back to March of 2014, last time the awesome
Marina Evans was our Wednesday Rhumb Line guest. She’s
been all over Europe probably a dozen times over in the months
since, so… it’s kinda like a rare thing you don’t want to miss.
7pm! ~ Fly
Dinner with great music!
*Each week features a special, invited musical guest
Dave Trooper’s Kitchen…
Prepared fresh weekly by “Troop”… always good!
Plus a fine, affordable wine menu!
Upcoming…
7/15 Allen Estes

Coming Soon… Fozzie-kins

J.B. (he probably knows it by now) :-)

Visit: http://www.therhumbline.com/
Looking forward……to seeing you there :-)

Wednesdays with Fly Amero @ The Rhumb Line ~ This weeks Special Guest: Charlee Bianchini 7-10pm 7.1.2015

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This week only…
Prime Rib Dinner – $12.95 (while they last)

Wednesday, July 1st – 7pm
Special Guest:Charlee Bianchini

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It has been too long since her last appearance as my musical
guest. Charllee Bianchini never fails to sprinkle her magic
fairy dust over the Rhumb Line audience. Pure charm! Don’t
forget, it all starts early… 7pm! ~ Fly
Dinner with great music!
*Each week features a special, invited musical guest
Dave Trooper’s Kitchen…
Prepared fresh weekly by “Troop”… always good!
Plus a fine, affordable wine menu!
Upcoming…
7/08 Marina Evans
Coming Soon… Fozzie-kins

J.B. (shhh… he doesn’t know it yet) :-)

Visit: http://www.therhumbline.com/
Looking forward……to seeing you there :-)

 

Dave Sag’s Blues Party Tonight with Jon Ross @ The Rhumb Line 8:30pm-11:30pm 6.18.2015

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Dave says,

I’m psyched for this week! My electrolytes are running high, so, let’s get to it! This Thursday our martini-induced conglomeration starts with that Maine mind-melter, Mr. Jon Ross, on catarrh and vocals.It’s been a while since we joined forces and the chemistry has always been bubbly.

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Not only that, but Mr.John Cameron has taken time off from slicing his fingers in his shop to join us on the typewriter. Keys, that is. Always a pleasure. And Mr. Chris Rivelli, of RFB fame, is diving in for eggbeating sorties that will have you running for cover. Gwan be a great time!
Now Sunday, why not spill your drink all over your flip flops dancing to the groovy sounds of Mr. Orville Giddings and company at the Mile Marker? I’ll be there with the likes of Mr. John Cameron (again!),and L’il Steevee Chaggaris, on drummps. It’s a great place to have light indigestion and several strong drinks while waiting for summer to happen. hours: 6 to 9. Semi- nudity advised.

Wednesdays with Fly Amero ~ This weeks special guests Annette Dion @ The Rhumb Line 6.17.2015

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This week only…
Grilled Salmon – $13.95

Wednesday, June 17th – 7pm
Special Guest: ANNETTE DION!

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It’s been many years since Annette Dion graced the Rhumb
Line stage. We’d have to go back to the Open Mic days prior
to the dinner format which began in 2009. She’s a songwriter
in the pure sense of the word, putting herself and her music
up on the block, having dogged the streets of Nashville like
so many artists and poets have done before her. I’m happy
to be hosting her awaited return! It all starts early… 7pm! ~ Fly
Dinner with great music!
*Each week features a special, invited musical guest
Dave Trooper’s Kitchen…
Prepared fresh weekly by “Troop”… always good!
Plus a fine, affordable wine menu!
Upcoming…
6/24 Brian King

7/01 Charlee Bianchini

7/08 Marina Evans
Coming Soon… Fozzie-kins

Visit: http://www.therhumbline.com/
Looking forward……to seeing you there :-)
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Oh man! Dennis Brennan This Thursday Night 8:30-11:30 Dave Sag’s Blues Party @ The Rhumb Line 6.11.2015

Put on your dancing shoes….cause it’s gonna be one of those nights!dave s

Dave says,

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Wednesday’s With Fly Amero…This week’s special guest is Dan King…Tonight 7pm 6.10.2015

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This week only…
Greek Shrimp w/Linguini – $10.95
American Chop Suey – $9.95

 

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Wednesday, June 10th – 7pm
Special Guest: D A N K I N G !

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Everyone’s friend and songwriter hero, Dan King joins us at
the Rhumb Line this week. Whenever he and I get together,
it’s always simply a matter of time before the evening starts
going “Beatles”. It all starts early… 7pm! ~ Fly
Dinner with great music!
*Each week features a special, invited musical guest
Dave Trooper’s Kitchen…
Prepared fresh weekly by “Troop”… always good!
Plus a fine, affordable wine menu!
Upcoming…
6/17 Annette Dion

6/24 Brian King

7/01 Charlee Bianchini

7/08 Marina Evans
Coming Soon… Fozzie-kins

Visit: http://www.therhumbline.com/
Looking forward……to seeing you there :-)

 

 

 

 

Willie “Loco” Alexander the Godfather of Punk joins the Dave Sag’s Blues Party tonight @ The Rhumb Line 8:30pm to 11:30pm 6.4.2015

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Dave says,

It’s Ragnarock and roll time as we welcome back The Godfather of Punque: Mr. Willie Alexander. Just back from a tour of Asgard, his horned helmet is sharpened to the point of no return. We’ll be cranking it out at the Rhumbline this Thursday from 8:30 on, with the likes of the ferocious Billy Loosigian on catarrh, and Steevee Chaggaris on eggbeaters. When you clock the human race with the stopwatch of history, it’s a new record every time!

 

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Then, on Sunday, join me for an evening of blues at the Mile Marker at the Cape Ant Marina. From 6 to 9, we’ll be serving up copious amounts of frisson with a great band featuring Chris “Stovall” Brown on gootar and vocals, the magnificent Joe Bargar on keys  and vocals, myself on bass and a drummmbler yet awakened from  a deep sleep.
Don’t forget Monday afternoon matinees at the Rose Baker Senior Center where The Old Salties honk it up for free  from 1 to 3 P.M. It’s free, like advice!

rl

40 Railroad Ave
Gloucester, Massachusetts
(978) 283-9732

Wednesdays with Fly Amero ~ Tonights host is Orville Giddings with his guest Ron Schrank 7pm @ The Rhumb Line 6.3.2015

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Dinner Specials Every Week!

Wednesday, June 3rd – 7pm
Guest Host: ORVILLE GIDDINGS!

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Orville Giddings will be hosting this Wednesday’s  Rhumb Line
music show  while I’m away in Albany, NY with Orleans (and
the boys from “Little Feat”). Thank you Orville! His musical
guest will be Ron Schrank. Don’t miss it! It all starts early…

ron schrank
7pm! ~ Fly
ps: Speaking of 7pm, a big thanks to all the folks who came out for
last week’s debut early start. It was a great night, and I’m sure there
will be many more to come!
Dinner with great music!
*Each week features a special, invited musical guest
Dave Trooper’s Kitchen…
Prepared fresh weekly by “Troop”… always good!
Plus a fine, affordable wine menu!
Upcoming…
6/10 Dan King

6/17 Annette Dion

6/24 Brian King

7/01 Charlee Bianchini

7/08 Marina Evans
Coming Soon… Fozzie

Visit: http://www.therhumbline.com/
Looking forward……to seeing you there :-)

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