40 Pleasant St
Portsmouth, NH 03801

SUN - THU : 10a–10p
FRI - SAT : 10a–midnight

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Penhallow ($5)
Sat. March 17, 8pm

William Shatner Beat Night
Sun. March 18, 7pm

Mon. March 19, 6:30pm

Open Mic
Wed. March 21, 7:30pm

Ray DeMarco & Friends ($5)
Fri. March 23, 8pm

Susie Burke & David Surette ($10)
Sat. March 24, 8pm

Henna Night with Jess
Tue. March 27, 5pm

Open mic
Wed. March 28, 7:30pm

Elroy ($5)
Fri. March 30, 9pm

Cosy Sheridan ($10)
Sat. March 31, 8pm

Open mic
Wed. April 4, 7:30pm

Read Free
Thu. April 5, 7pm

Clyde Bisbee & the Wheelhouse Revelers ($5)
Fri. April 6, 9pm

Danielle Miraglia & the Glory Junkies ($5)
Sat. April 7, 9pm

People Like You, Jefferson's Birthday Party ($5)
Fri. April 13, 9pm

Hickory Horned Devils ($5)
Sat. April 14, 9pm

Open Mic
Wed. April 18, 7:30pm

Beat Night
Thu. April 19, 7pm

Larry Campbell and Teresa Williams ($20 in advance or $25 at the door)
Fri. April 20, 8pm

Henna Night with Jess
Tue. April 24, 5pm

Tom & Carol Project (Tom Richter & Carol Coronis) ($5)
Thu. April 26, 8pm

Kenny White ($5)
Fri. April 27, 8pm

Jon Ross's Rockin' Rhythm Review ($5)
Sat. April 28, 9pm

Open Mic
Wed. May 2, 7:30pm

Read Free
Thu. May 3, 7pm

The Sidewalk Boys ($5)
Fri. May 4, 8pm

River Sister ($5)
Sat. May 5, 9pm

Open Mic
Wed. May 9, 7:30pm

Great Bay Sailor ($5)
Fri. May 11, 8pm

The Mystix ($5)
Sat. May 12, 8pm

Open mic
Wed. May 16, 7:30pm

Ben Baldwin and the Big Note ($5)
Fri. May 18, 8pm

Summit Indie Fest ($TBD)
Sat. May 19, 6pm







John Petrovato, Jon Strymish and David Lovelace have designed, built and operated bookstores together and separately since 1992. John currently owns Raven Books (www.ravencambridge.com) in Harvard Square and on Newbury Street in Boston. His Boston location won The Boston Globe’s Best of The New in 2010. The Raven won the Boston Phoenix’s Readers’ Poll as "Best Used Bookstore in Boston."

Jon Strymish’s family founded New England Mobile Bookfair (www.nebookfair.com), a Boston institution for over fifty years, which he managed and had the role of book buyer. Beyond books Jon has been involved in the Boston-area music scene and was a board member of Cambridge’s Club Passim for many years.

Starting in 1992, David co-owned and managed the Montague Bookmill (www.montaguebookmill.com), a legendary bookstore, café and performance space near Amherst, MA. The Bookmill has been featured in The New York Times and Yankee Magazine. The LA Times lost all perspective when it called the Mill, “Quite possibly the finest bookstore café in the world.” David sold the Mill in 2007 to write the memoir, Scattershot (Penguin Books, 2008). He’s at work on his second book, Gutenberg’s Revenge.