This Week in Great Music: 5/31 – 6/6

Is this week taking a vacation?  It sure looks like it.  I wish I could take a vacation.

Monday, May 31
Girls Rock! Chicago: Ladies Rock Camp; Schubas.  6 pm, $6
Hum, Volcano!; Millennium Park.  6:30, free
Broken Bells, The Morning Benders; the Vic.  7:30 pm, sold out

Tuesday, June 1
Wow, nothing.

Wednesday, June 2
Erykah Badu, N.E.R.D., Janelle Monae; Chicago Theatre.  7:30 pm, $49.50-69.50
Evelyn Evelyn (with Amanda Palmer, Jason Webley, and Sxip Shirey); Park West.  7:30 pm, $22.50

Thursday, June 3
Antibalas, The Very Best; Millennium Park.  6:30 pm, free
Erykah Badu, N.E.R.D., Janelle Monae; Chicago Theatre.  7:30 pm, $49.50-69.50
Tortoise, D. Rider; Lincoln Hall.  8 pm, $20

Friday, June 4
Jewel, Kip Moore; the Vic.  8 pm, $50.50
The Good Life, Brighton MA, Quieting Syrup; Subterranean.  9:30 pm, $12
Iris DeMent; SPACE.  10 pm, sold out

Saturday, June 5
Julia Nunes; Lincoln Hall.  7 pm, $15-18
Joe Firstman, Josh Hoge, Marianne Keith; SPACE.  8 pm, $12-22
Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit, Corey Chisel and the Wandering Sons, Musikanto; Subterranean.  9 pm, $15
Mathien, C.A.R.M.A., Green Sugar, How Far To Austin; House of Blues.  9 pm, $10-15
Zach Pietrini and the Broken Bones, Venna, Carl Hauck, Tricia Scully; Goose Island Wrigleyville (3535 N Clark).  9 pm, $8

Sunday, June 6