Chris Kemp White

Upcoming Dates

Tuesday, August 6th, 2019

Private event

Tuesday, August 20th, 2019

Private Event

Thursday, August 29th, 2019

Chris Kemp White at Easy Day - 6-9PM
725 Broadway
South Portland, ME 04106
United States
(207) 200-2226

Friday, September 20th, 2019

Elements Books Coffee Beer
8PM
265 Main Street
Biddeford, Maine 04005
207-710-2011

Past Dates

Friday, June 21st, 2019

Make Music Portland - 5pm
Eastern Promenade
Portland, ME 04101
United States

I hope you join me in celebrating the summer solstice this Friday at the gazebo on Eastern Prom. This will be my fourth consecutive year playing Make Music Portland--a celebration of music and summer happening all over the city all day. Enjoy a family picnic dinner on the grass, overlooking the ocean, and be serenaded by yours truly. I can't wait to see you!

Friday, June 7th, 2019

Elements Books Coffee Beer
8PM
265 Main Street
Biddeford, Maine 04005
(207) 710-2011

Thursday, March 28th, 2019

Blue
Happy Hour with Chris Kemp White - 5PM
650A Congress Street
Portland, ME 04101
207-774-4111

Blue has won Portland’s Best Jazz Venue for several years in a row and dedicates every Saturday night to Jazz at Blue.

We are a DONATION BASED venue. Please show your support to the musicians by donating to the basket by the stage. Because we don’t charge a cover and 100% of your donations go to the musicians we respectfully ask that each person make a ONE PURCHASE MINIMUM of food/beverage to help support the room. All seats are first come, first served (feel free to share a table). We do not take reservations.

Saturday, February 9th, 2019

2-4 PM
37 Exchange Street
Portland, ME 04101
2077732469

Sunday, January 20th, 2019

Urban Farms Fermentory
Nurture Holistic Fair - 10-4
200 Anderson St
Portland, ME

Thursday, January 10th, 2019

Blue
Happy Hour - 5-6:30
650A Congress Street
Portland, ME
207-774-4111
Price: Suggested Donation

Monday, December 31st, 2018

New Years Eve with CatHaüs - 8PM
725 Broadway, South Portland, ME 04106
South Portland, ME 04106
(207) 200-2226

Ring in the New Year with CatHaüs! Dance to your favorite songs of the 60s to present. Deb Morton on drums and vocals; Eric Drew plays guitar and sings; Dan Paul plays fabulous lead guitar; with Chris White on bass.

Saturday, November 24th, 2018

Celebration Market - 10-3
125 Bowie Hill Rd
Durham, ME 04222

Local handmade gifts, fine food, and music by Chris Kemp White. 

Thursday, November 15th, 2018

Safe Passage Variety Show - 6 PM
Poland, ME
Price: $7 at the door

I will share the stage with a bunch of performers at Poland Regional High School where they are hosting a variety show to benefit Safe Passage, a nonprofit helping children in the Guatemala City garbage dump community break the cycle of poverty through education.

Saturday, October 6th, 2018

Harvest Celebration - 12-4
1640 Broadway
South Portland, ME 04106
207-772-0415|

Broadway Garden's second annual Harvest Celebration is coming! 

This year we are excited to have the addition of beer for those of age. 

As usual there will be local music, food, vendors, raffles, games and pumpkin painting for the kiddos!

Saturday, October 6th, 2018

8 PM
256 Main St
Biddeford, ME 04005
(207) 710-2011

Friday, September 28th, 2018

8 PM
265 Main Street
Biddeford, ME 04005
207-710-2011

Opening for and playing with An Overnight Low.

Saturday, September 15th, 2018

The Thirsty Pig
2-5 PM
37 Exchange Street
Portland, ME 04101
207-773-2469

Enjoy live, local music with good food and drinks. I will be playing at 4pm, but show up at 2pm for two more great acts. I hope to see you there and share a drink with you!

Thursday, June 28th, 2018

5-7 PM
725 Broadway
South Portland, ME 04106
(207) 200-2226

Saturday, June 23rd, 2018

Prime the Pump - 2-5 PM (CKW @ 3PM)
37 Exchange Street
Portland, ME 04101
207-773-2469

Thursday, June 21st, 2018

Make Music Portland - 5 PM
Harborview Memorial Park
Portland, ME 04102
Price: FREE!

Make Music Portland is a day-long, totally free musical event, aimed at bringing local performers into the spotlight. Along with hundreds of cities around the world, every year on June 21 we ring in the longest day of the year with music and artistry. Join us as we fill local parks, restaurants, backyards, and public and private spaces with hundreds of performances, ranging in style and genre.

This is a free event. There are no costs to attend any performance, or to come join us making music. In addition, we organize free community events (think jam sessions, musical lessons, and the like) that happen throughout the day on June 21.

Saturday, June 16th, 2018

CatHaus at Easy Day - 8-11
725 Broadway
South Portland, Maine 04106
(207) 200-2226

With CatHaus!

Saturday, June 9th, 2018

4 PM
7 Coon Mountain Ln
Liberty, ME 04949
207-332-7663

Saturday, June 2nd, 2018

8 PM
45 Main St
Mars Hill, ME 04758
(207) 425-1056

Saturday, April 7th, 2018

Annual Auction - 10am - 1pm
11 US-1
Cumberland Foreside, ME 04110
(207) 781-6321

Wednesday, June 21st, 2017

Lobsterman Park
Make Music Portland - 5pm
Temple and Middle Streets
Portland, ME 04101
United States
207-577-1832
Price: Free!

Make Music Portland is a day-long, totally free musical event, aimed at bringing local performers into the spotlight. Along with hundreds of cities around the world, every year on June 21 we ring in the longest day of the year with music and artistry. Join us as we fill local parks, restaurants, backyards, and public and private spaces with hundreds of performances, ranging in style and genre. 

This is a free event. There are no costs to attend any performance, or to come join us making music. In addition, we organize free community events (think jam sessions, musical lessons, and the like) that happen throughout the day on June 21.

Saturday, June 10th, 2017

Prime the Pump - 2-5
37 Exchange Street
Portland, ME 04101
United States
(207) 773-2469
Price: Free!

Live Music Saturdays at The Thirsty Pig! Enjoy 3 local acts while sampling homemade food and craft beers.

Saturday, March 25th, 2017

Prime the Pump - 2-5
37 Exchange Street
Portland, ME 04101
United States
(207) 773-2469
Price: Free!

Live Music Saturdays at The Thirsty Pig!

Friday, March 10th, 2017

Coffee House - 6:30
267 Falmouth Road
Falmouth, Maine 04105
United States
207 781 3413
Price: Free!

Mark Horton, Chris White and Joe Blinick provide the accompaniment while Peggy Horton, Jess Collins and Kristen Coleman provide the vocals. The music will consist of two 40-minute sets of acoustic and electric from several genres: folk, rock and roll classics, blues, and in the second set some sing-along tunes, so people are encouraged to bring their voices and at least their toe-tapping shoes if not their dancing shoes.

Thursday, March 2nd, 2017

To Live For - 7pm
14 Maine St
Brunswick, ME 04011
United States
207.725.5222
Price: $10/8

To Live For is so excited to announce our first live show, “INSPIRED”. Our 4 story tellers and two local musicians will bring their gifts, wisdom, and joy to us in a humorous, vulnerable, and inspiring fashion. 10% of proceeds will be donated to the Standing Rock Foundation.

Saturday, January 7th, 2017

Prime the Pump - 4 PM
37 Exchange Street
Portland, ME 04101
United States
(207) 773-2469
Price: FREE

I will be one of three local music acts. Festivities begin at 2 o'clock, I will play at 4. Hope to see you there!

Sunday, July 24th, 2016

Sundays on the Boulevard Block Party - 11am - 1pm
Ocean Avenue
Portland, ME 04103
United States
Price: FREE!

Green grass, fresh air and live music! I'll be sharing the stage with some great local musicians this Sunday, July 24th, starting at 11am. See you there!

Come meet your neighbors, play games, listen to music and have a bite to eat as we celebrate Summer in the Back Cove at Payson Park. 

Raffle to benefit Portland Trails: Win a Surftech Standup Paddle Board, Kialoa Paddle and MTI Lifevest, sponsored by Kittery Trading Post. 

Facepainting and art activites by Color Creative Arts. Music from Kirk Underwood and Chris White! 

"Sundays on the Boulevard" has been an overwhelming success in the past years and we want to take time to celebrate the Back Cove Boulevard, Trail, Payson Park and all the amazing people that comprise this neighborhood. 

Bring the kids, neighbors and friends while you bike, walk or ride to Payson Park from 12-2 on Sunday July 24th!

Tuesday, June 21st, 2016

Make Music Portland - 5:00 PM
Lobsterman Park
Portland, ME 04101
United States
Price: FREE!

This will be a great event all around. Lots of great Portland Music and I will be sharing the stage with my good friends Deb Drew and Eric Drew of HausCats!

Make Music Portland is a day-long, totally free musical event, aimed at bringing local performers into the spotlight. Along with hundreds of cities around the world, every year on June 21 we ring in the longest day of the year with music and artistry. Join us as we fill local parks, restaurants, backyards, and public and private spaces with hundreds of performances, ranging in style and genre. 

This is a free event. There are no costs to attend any performance, or to come join us making music. In addition, we organize free community events (think jam sessions, musical lessons, and the like) that happen throughout the day on June 21.

Thursday, May 19th, 2016

Pecha Kucha - 6:30
25 Temple St
Portland, ME 04101
United States
(207) 805-0134
Price: $7/$5

I will be presenting a talk with images on the impacts of technology on music creation and sharing. Titled "21st Century Creativity" the 6 minute 20 second lecture covers my personal history with music, a brief history of recording and how it has changed the way we create and share art. Several others will present, including a presentation by my courageous and inspiring wife Rachel Horton White. 

Friday, March 18th, 2016

Coffee House - 6:30
267 Falmouth Road
Falmouth, ME 04105
United States
207 781 3413
Price: FREE!