This Week in Great Music: 9/20 – 9/26

I am super excited about Chris Pureka’s show at SPACE on Wednesday. How I Learned to See in the Dark is one of my favorite albums of 2010 so far, and I’m sure the live show will be great.

Monday, September 20
Robbie Fulks, Scott Ligon; Hideout. 7 pm, $10 suggested donation
The Gaslight Anthem, Riviera Theatre. 7 pm, $25-27
Roger Waters, United Center. 8 pm, $55-250

Tuesday, September 21
The Right Now, Millennium Park. 12 pm, free
Roger Waters, United Center. 8 pm, $55-250

Wednesday, September 22
The Tallest Man on Earth, Park West. 8 pm, $17
Chris Pureka, Kelsey Wild; SPACE. 8 pm, $12-22

Thursday, September 23
Sutton Foster; Broadway Playhouse (175 E. Chestnut). 7:30 pm, $55-60
Roger Waters, United Center. 8 pm, $55-250
Ed Kowalczyk; Park West. 8 pm $25

Friday, September 24
Roger Waters, United Center. 8 pm, $55-250
Sutton Foster; Broadway Playhouse. 8 pm, $55-60

Saturday, September 25
Of Montreal, Janelle Monae; Riviera Theatre. 6:30 pm, $23
El Ten Eleven, Dosh, Baths; Lincoln Hall. 7 pm, $12
Sutton Foster; Broadway Playhouse. 8 pm, $55-60

Sunday, September 26
Connie Smith, Robbie Fulks; Old Town School of Folk Music. 7 pm, $24-28
The National, Owen Pallett; Riviera Theatre. 7:30 pm, sold out
Van Dyke Parks, Clare and the Reasons; Schubas. 8 pm, $25
Sea Wolf, Sera Cahoone, Patrick Park; Lincoln Hall. 8 pm, $14
Zee Avi, In Tall Buildings; House of Blues Back Porch Stage. 10 pm, $11