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Genos, 625 Congress St, Portland

FAT KNUCKLE FREDDY DUAL ALBUM RELEASE!!! FKF will be start the show followed by Pigboat and Johnny Cremains (also releasing an album). FKF will play new songs from his album "Trash Blues" and songs from a new EP with The Vintage Heathen "No Holds Barred!" This will be an amazing set of two new albums. Do not miss this special event.


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Blue, 650A Congress St, Portland, ME

Fat Knuckle Freddy will be playing with his Blues Trio, The File 5's featuring Cat Stambach on bass and Tim Webber on drums. The File 5's is a new project based off of the 50's blues style in modern times. It combines the styles of T-Bone Walker and Tom Waits. New songs and FKF tunes played in this style. It's badass and perfect to sip some Blue cocktails. Show is free with donations. Blue is a jazz/blues style club which is a perfect setting for The File 5's.

The Final Live & Undead At Amigos

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Amigos Mexican Restaurant, 9 Dana St, Portland

Fat Knuckle Freddy and BB Webber will be playing their final Live & Undead Show on the Amigos patio, weather permitting, for some Booty Shakin' Punk Blues. Cigar Boxes, Shovels, & Fretless Slide Guitars with pounding drums. The event is free. This is the last show of the season for FKF at Amigos.

Fat Knuckle Freddy @ Rick's Cafe

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Rick's Cafe, 852 Roosevelt Trail, Naples, ME

Father's Day Weekend Blues! Normally the Naples Blues Festival is held on Father's Day Weekend but was cancelled for the second year. Rick's will be hosting us ate play some Graveyard Blues. Other bars in the area will be hosting bands as well. Come out to beautiful Naples in the Sebago Lake Region. Go to the lake for a swim or hike in the area then get your blues on. There's awesome hotels and B&B's too.

Diabulous Ambientium Livestream Release

Blue, 650A Congress St, Portland, ME

Blue will be hosting Fat Knuckle Freddy's new album release, Diabulous Ambientium. This will stream via Facebook Live. FKF will be playing a fretless, sustainer guitar through various effects while creating decaying ambient loops.The music uses 72 notes to an octave. Please join us in celebrating this new musical adventure. Link below. You can also just go to FKF's Facebook page that evening and watch.

Meanmugg, The Gala, Billy Midol & Fat Knuckle Freddy

Genos, 625 Congress St, Portland

Fat Knuckle Freddy will hit the stage with Young Brett on drums from 9-930. Early show. Slamming, fast set. Check out Jill Koufman's art exhibit and the bands below.

Meanmugg [The Outsiders PBR | El Grande | Not30] Maine punk with roots rhythm & dub

The Gala - US Boston punk/garage/rock 'n' roll

Billy Midol Portland punk

Fat Knuckle Freddy American primitive, avante-garde & psychobilly punk blues

Art Exhibit Reception: Jill Koufman 6PM-8PM [FREE] 8:30 doors | 9PM show | $10 | 21+

Death Don't Get No Blues CD release

Aphodian Theater, 107 Hanover St, Portland

"Death Don't Get No Blues" an EP of solo acoustic blues tunes played on a tricone baritone resonator guitar will be released. Songs deal with death, addiction, choking the devil, misfortune, and having fun.

Special guests are Samuel James, D. Gross and Jenny Lou Drew. FKF will open with a short set then will be joined on stage by the above for songs in the round.

$10 at door.

Doors 730pm.

Show 8-10pm.


3rd Annual Maine Luthier's Showcase

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Old Fire Station, 124 Second St, Hallowell, ME

Cigar Box Guitar building and playing will be featured Sunday morning, 10/6 at the 3rd Annual Maine Luthier's Showcase. Tome Dube will play at 10am and FKF at 11am. CBG luthiers Martin Tauber and Burton Philbrick will be displaying their builds and pickups. Expect 3 string cigar box and shovel guitars.

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